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Financial Ombudsman Service Remit to be Extended to Cover More Small BusinessesJanuary 24, 2019

The Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) exists to deal with complaints between financial service businesses (such as banks, insurance brokers, and loan and mortgage providers) and...

Director Who Flouted Ban Given Jail SentenceJanuary 7, 2019

Ignoring a court ruling is a foolish strategy at any time – as a man who continued to act as a director after having been...

Modern Slavery Compliance Regime to be Tightened Up?December 19, 2018

There are estimated to be more than 40 million people who are victims of 'modern slavery' at any given time. A quarter of them are...

Sovereign Wealth Fund’s $3 Billion Worldwide Freezing Order OverturnedDecember 7, 2018

Worldwide freezing orders are an essential means by which dissipation of wrongfully obtained money and assets can be effectively prevented. However, as an important High...

Pension Trustees Take NoteNovember 26, 2018

Pension transfer scams are commonplace and cause a great deal of hardship for the dupe who puts their trust in the scammer and thereby loses...

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Assured Shorthold Tenancy Rules 2015

Landlords with tenants who occupy their premises under assured shorthold tenancies will be affected by changes introduced by the Deregulation Act 2015, which received the...

Bank Deposit Protection Rules for Businesses : Guide

The levels of protection available for different investments underwritten by the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) are detailed on their website. The FSCS protects the deposits...

Bribery Act Guidance

The Government provides guidance for businesses on complying with the Bribery Act 2010, which came into force on 1 July 2011. The Act was originally...

Business Relief – Traps for the Unwary

Most business people know that for family businesses there are generous Inheritance Tax (IHT) reliefs, which generally operate to make assets used in the business...

Buying from an Administrator – Take Care

With businesses becoming insolvent in large numbers, opportunities abound to acquire assets from their administrators. However, the low prices sought for the assets are due,...

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