Latest News and Events

Latest News and Events


August 11, 2021

High Court backs compensation for Provident customers

Customers of doorstep lender Provident Financial can claim compensation for mis-sold loans after the High Court backed a partial repayment scheme
July 27, 2021

FCA warns retail banks over money laundering

NatWest and others have faced complaints in recent months over customer accounts being frozen or closed as they are checked for money laundering risks
July 27, 2021

‘I was made to feel like a criminal’: UK regulator urged to act over ‘degrading’ bank account closures

People have had to rely on food banks, handouts from family and friends and high-interest loans to get by when their accounts were unexpectedly frozen.
March 25, 2021

FCA gives tentative go ahead on Amigo’s compensation scheme

Amigo has said it could collapse if its compensation scheme is not approved.
March 17, 2021

Energy customers set for refunds when direct debits are too high

Customers who pay too much to their energy supplier through their monthly direct debit payment should receive automatic annual refunds, Ofgem says.
March 17, 2021

NatWest faces criminal case over money laundering

The financial watchdog has started criminal proceedings against NatWest over allegedly failing to comply with money laundering rules.
March 17, 2021

Murphy delivers £178 million support to businesses

Finance Minister, Conor Murphy has announced £178 million in new business support grants.
March 6, 2021

More will gain access to budget grants for self-employed

Demonstrators took to the streets of Edinburgh last year to protest about allowances for self-employed workers during the pandemic.
March 6, 2021

Budget 2021: Key Points for Small Businesses

Rishi Sunak delivered his second Budget as Chancellor of the Exchequer. Although a lot of the schemes and extensions had already been leaked, there were a […]
March 6, 2021

Recovery Loan Scheme up to £10m will replace CBILS and BBLS

In his Budget, Rishi Sunak has announced a Recovery Loan Scheme to replace the CBILS and Bounce Back Loan schemes
August 11, 2021

High Court backs compensation for Provident customers

Customers of doorstep lender Provident Financial can claim compensation for mis-sold loans after the High Court backed a partial repayment scheme
July 27, 2021

FCA warns retail banks over money laundering

NatWest and others have faced complaints in recent months over customer accounts being frozen or closed as they are checked for money laundering risks
July 27, 2021

‘I was made to feel like a criminal’: UK regulator urged to act over ‘degrading’ bank account closures

People have had to rely on food banks, handouts from family and friends and high-interest loans to get by when their accounts were unexpectedly frozen.
March 25, 2021

FCA gives tentative go ahead on Amigo’s compensation scheme

Amigo has said it could collapse if its compensation scheme is not approved.
March 17, 2021

Energy customers set for refunds when direct debits are too high

Customers who pay too much to their energy supplier through their monthly direct debit payment should receive automatic annual refunds, Ofgem says.
March 17, 2021

NatWest faces criminal case over money laundering

The financial watchdog has started criminal proceedings against NatWest over allegedly failing to comply with money laundering rules.
March 17, 2021

Murphy delivers £178 million support to businesses

Finance Minister, Conor Murphy has announced £178 million in new business support grants.
March 6, 2021

More will gain access to budget grants for self-employed

Demonstrators took to the streets of Edinburgh last year to protest about allowances for self-employed workers during the pandemic.
March 6, 2021

Budget 2021: Key Points for Small Businesses

Rishi Sunak delivered his second Budget as Chancellor of the Exchequer. Although a lot of the schemes and extensions had already been leaked, there were a […]