Category: LEGAL NEWS


The Banking Revolution Could Finally Dethrone Barclays PLC, HSBC Holdings plc, Lloyds Banking Group PLC & Royal Bank of Scotland Group plc

By Harvey Jones – Friday, 21 November, 2014 Given the bashing they got after the financial crisis, it’s amazing the banks survived at all. Even former Bank of England governor Mervyn King was surprised people weren’t angrier at their behaviour. Barclays (LSE:…

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£500,000 bill for RBS following court ruling

Monday 20 October 2014 Simon Bain Business Correspondent/Personal Finance Editor ROYAL Bank of Scotland has failed to overturn a Court of Session verdict that it misrepresented a land valuation in order to secure a £300,000 personal guarantee from two property…

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Fraud Office attacks flawed crime reports

Harry Wilson Published at 12:01AM, August 27 2014 The Serious Fraud Office has criticised the recruitment of “independent” experts to investigate criminal behaviour in companies, warning that the practice risks destroying the evidence needed to put rogue business people and…

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Bank of Scotland unfairly double billed customers says judge

By John Campbell BBC News NI Economics & Business Editor Bank of Scotland has been unfairly double billing customers who fell behind on their mortgages, a High Court judge in Belfast has ruled. In a scathing verdict, Master Ellison said the…

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