The end of a scandal: banks near a final release from their PPI liabilities

As the deadline approaches, the loss of payouts will have a big impact on the claims industry – and, some fear, the economyIt’s a date that some in Britain have been dreading, but that for others can’t come too soon. No, not 31 October, the Brexit date…

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Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander rebuked for breaking PPI rules

Days before mis-selling scandal deadline, regulator says correct reminders were not sentThe UK’s competition authority has rebuked Royal Bank of Scotland and Santander for breaching payment protection insurance rules just days ahead of the deadline for…

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5G battle hots up as EE lodges complaint over Three UK advert

Advertising Standards Authority to investigate whether claims breach codeThe first hostilities have broken out among telecoms rivals over who offers the best 5G to customers, with EE seeking an advertising ban against claims by Three UK that it offers …

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City regulator intervenes as Burford alleges market manipulation

Litigation finance firm hits back after attack by Muddy Waters hedge fundThe City regulator has begun “wide-ranging enquiries” following the US hedge fund Muddy Waters’ attack on the UK-listed Burford Capital last week that sent its shares plummeting b…

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