Supreme Court ruling opens the way for investor refunds, although regulator admits firm is unlikely to be able to pay.
HM Treasury’s head of business lending is confident existing arrangements can bed in before introduction of crowdfunding in the Autumn
Octopus chief executive says product addresses the scepticism of P2P products among the advice community.
The specialist investment manager also reported an increase in AUM.
FCA reveals 86 firms still waiting for approval ahead of next week’s Innovation Isa launch
Regulator says if advisers can’t form opinion on the risks, they shouldn’t advise on the products.
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