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August 17, 2016

Minority of Savers may be withdrawing “too much” from Pensions

The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has released figures confirming withdrawals from pensions following the first full year of pension freedoms. In total, some £8.2 billion […]
August 2, 2016

Awaiting the s.166 Report on Global Restructuring Group (GRG)

On 20th July 2016, John Mann, MP for Bassetlaw, puts questions to the new CEO of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), Andrew Bailey, regarding the FCA, […]
July 4, 2016

Interest rate swap mis-sold to Doctors Practice

A group of doctors are suing Barclays for over £4 million after they were mis-sold a complex financial product. Barclays sold an interest rate swap product […]
July 1, 2016

Are Banks failing to pay out in IRHP claims?

According to many claimant representatives, the Banks involved in the mis-selling of mis-sold hedging products have breached ‘natural justice’ after failing to pay out over £16 […]
June 29, 2016

LIBOR and IRHP application dismissed

In April 2016, the judge in Diane & Michael Hockin and Lonwest Ltd. v Royal Bank of Scotland plc and National Westminster Bank plc [2016] EWHC […]
June 28, 2016

Mis-sold Interest Rate Hedging Products

Businesses advised by Banks to protect themselves against interest rate rises by purchasing interest rate hedging products (IRHPs) are arguing that they were mis-sold the products. […]