Completion of the Sale of the Social Housing Lending Business to Nationwide Building Society

Completion of the Sale of the Social Housing Lending Business to Nationwide Building Society The Bank of England has today completed the sale and transfer of the social housing loans (and related deposits from housing associations) held by its wholly-owned […]

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