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BM Solutions to withdraw additional fixed-year and tracker products

BM Solutions will be withdrawing a host of fixed-year and tracker rates from midnight on October 22.

In an email alert, it confirms it will be withdrawing around 17 products across its mainstream, buy-to-let, self-cert, sub-prime self-cert and sub-prime product ranges.

This includes a range of two year fixed rates and tracker products.

Brokers must ensure they have submitted applications by the 22nd.


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