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Cabbot Law Group

Almost all firms and individuals offering, promoting or selling financial services or products in the UK have to be authorised by us. However, some firms act without our authorisation and some knowingly run investment scams.  This firm is not authorised by us and is targeting people in the UK. Based upon information we hold, we […]

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Restrictions imposed on Beaufort Securities Limited (BSL) and Beaufort Asset Clearing Services Limited (BACSL) and both Firms are placed into insolvency

The FCA took this action following an assessment of the financial positions of BSL and BACSL (the Firms) which led the FCA to believe that both Firms are insolvent. The FCA also considers it necessary for insolvency practitioners to take over the running of the Firms in order to protect assets from dissipation and protect customers […]

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Remington Mining

Almost all firms and individuals offering, promoting or selling financial services or products in the UK have to be authorised by us. However, some firms act without our authorisation and some knowingly run investment scams.  This firm is not authorised by us and is targeting people in the UK. Based upon information we hold, we […]

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FCA value measures pilot having a positive impact

The publication of value measures data was one of the remedies from the FCA’s general insurance add-ons market study, which found poor value in both add-on, and some stand-alone, products. The FCA also found that consumers, firms and other organisations found it difficult to assess value due to the lack of a commonly available measure […]

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Policy Expert (clone of FCA authorised firm)

Almost all firms and individuals carrying out financial services activities in the UK have to be authorised or registered by us. This firm is not authorised or registered by us but has been targeting people in the UK, claiming to be an authorised firm. This is what we call a ‘clone firm’; and fraudsters usually […]

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Recent developments in financial markets

Speaker: Andrew Bailey, Chief ExecutiveEvent: ICMA Capital Markets LectureDelivered: 1 March 2018Note: this is the speech as drafted and may differ from the delivered version Highlights This speech gives an overview of the state of financial markets in the UK We provide an update on implementation of MiFID II, which is working well for market participants Work […]