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December 19, 2017

Property Alliance Group and the notorious GRG

Manchester-based property developer, Property Alliance Group, will be appealing against a ruling made in favour of Royal Bank of Scotland at the Court of Appeal next […]
December 14, 2017

FCA fines increase tenfold in past year

Fines handed out by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have increased tenfold in 2017, racing past £22.2m which was issued in 2016, to £229.4m in 2017, […]
December 12, 2017

Noel Edmonds offers to settle Lloyds claim for £10m

  Television presenter, Noel Edmonds, offered to drop his claim against Lloyds Banking Group in return for £10m in compensation, a significant downgrade from £300m which […]
December 7, 2017

Stamp Duty – Why not to leave your taxes to chance

One of the major tentpole measures in the Autumn Budget 2017 was Mr Hammond’s announcement that Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) on first-time buyers purchasing at […]
December 5, 2017

FCA kept RBS GRG report secret over legal action fears

It has emerged that the Financial Conduct Authority decided to keep the report into Royal Bank of Scotland’s Global Restructuring Group which mistreated business customers – […]
November 28, 2017

Taxpayers stake in RBS to be sold for £26bn loss

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, announced during the Autumn Budget that the taxpayers 71 percent stake in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will be sold […]