Monthly Archives: February 2009

  • FOS case fees

    We understand the case fee will rise from the current £450 to £500 for the 09/10 fee year, with the first three cases now not being chargeable.

  • Mortgage advice

    FSA issued guidance in a short fact sheet in December, worth reading if you handle mortgage business.

  • Bond compensation

    Bearing in mind the current climate, it’s perhaps a salient reminder of the times we’re in to mention that compensation under the FSCS for investment bond failure will relate to... Read more.

  • Pension switching

    In December the FSA issued the results of their review of pension switching and found that results were fairly mixed. They said;- “The results were variable across our sample. Some... Read more.

  • Client survey

    As you are probably aware the FSA are keen for firms to issue a questionnaire to clients to help ensure that firms are treating their customers fairly. The problem in... Read more.