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In our new series we investigate the numbers behind ‘the biggest mis-selling scandal in financial services history’ – PPI. In part one we look at the staggering amounts that tell the true story of the saga - how much lenders have set aside, how much has been claimed back so far and just how much profit was made from mis-selling PPI.
16 June 2019

In our new series we investigate the numbers behind ‘the biggest mis-selling scandal in financial services history’ – PPI.
In this first instalment we look at the staggering amounts that tell the true story of the saga - the provisions set aside by lenders, how much has been claimed back so far and just how much profit was made from mis-... Read more

Barclays and RBS are amongst the banks hit with a new multi-million pound fine over a rate fixing scandal which has now cost the global banking industry billions. The pair of UK banks were part of a £943m penalty issued by the EU only last month for the manipulation of foreign exchange markets.
14 June 2019

Barclays and RBS are amongst the banks hit with a new multi-million pound fine over a rate fixing scandal which has now cost the global banking industry billions.

Along with JPMorgan, Citigroup and MUFG the pair of UK banks were part of a £943m penalty issued by the EU only... Read more

The Government fund which controls the loans and mortgages of Bradford & Bingley and Northern Rock has set more money aside for mis-sold PPI compensation. UKAR was set up in 2010 following the taxpayer bailouts of the banks during the financial crisis.
12 June 2019

The Government fund which controls the loans and mortgages of two collapsed lenders has revealed they have set more money aside for mis-sold PPI compensation.

UK Asset Resolution (UKAR) was set up in 2010 following the taxpayer bailouts of Bradford & Bingley and Northern Rock during... Read more

Whilst not all compensation will be life changing, we stumbled across this extraordinary story about how Chanje Kunda used compensation from a successful PPI claim to kick start her dream career.
10 June 2019

Like millions of others across the country, you may have wondered if you’re entitled to compensation for mis-sold PPI and wondered if it was worth finding out for sure.

Whilst not all compensation will be life changing, we stumbled across this... Read more

The future of 1p and 2p coins has been secured, in a story which divided opinion when we first shared it on social media.
31 May 2019

Following the news story we shared across our social media channels earlier this month, the future of 1p and 2p coins has now been secured.

It’s unlikely to come as a surprise that our new digital economy has seen a decrease... Read more

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