Halifax and MAB top L&G awards

The awards, which were voted for by 10,000 members this March, recognised lender activity over the last 12 months.

The awards lunch was held at The Guildhall in the city of London with Nina Conti, ventriloquist and comedienne, presenting.

Jeremy Duncombe, director of Legal and General Mortgage Club, said: “Celebrating its 14th year the Mortgage Club Awards continue to go from strength to strength, supported by our loyal members.

“It is great to see the continuing signs of confidence and growth in the mortgage market and it is important we promote and celebrate what lenders and intermediaries have to offer.

“Our members have told us they value and appreciate what the Club provides through exclusive and innovative products and wide range of services.

“Congratulations to all our winners and particularly Halifax and Mortgage Advice Bureau for their success.”

Halifax was awarded the best mainstream lender, the best lender for large loans and the best lender for service.

The Mortgage Advice Bureau won the top protection producer, top general insurance producer and top overall firm for mortgage business.

Other winners were Aldermore as best specialist lender, BM Solutions as best lender for buy-to-let products and Leeds Building Society as best lender for its partnership with Mortgage Club.

For members of the Mortgage Club Genesis won top appointed representative for growth and quality in mortgage business, Mortgage First won top AR for growth and quality in mortgage business, IN Partnership Services won top key relationship for growth in mortgages while Andrews was the top AR firm for business quality.