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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 […]
November 20, 2017

Small business owners take Barclays to High Court over mis-sold swap

Barclays Bank took to High Court in a landmark case after being alleged of mis-selling an overly complex interest-rate swap to a small business who claim to have […]
November 15, 2017

“Businesses were ruined, families were torn apart, people took their own lives.”

An FCA investigation into the Global Restructuring Group shows that less than 10 per cent of businesses transferred to the turnaround unit ended up in insolvency, […]
November 6, 2017

Vince Cable calls for more compensation for GRG victims

Liberal Democrats Leader, Sir Vince Cable, has criticised RBS Boss for setting aside just £400m in compensation for GRG victims, calling it ‘inadequate’. He said that […]