Financial services companies are not protecting their online brands from
risks such as copyright infringement, according to new research from patent
and trade marks attorney Marks & Clarks.
Its survey of 203 company directors around the UK found that only 44 per
cent of financial services providers monitor online threats to their
business, despite 92 per cent saying it is important to safeguard brands on
the internet. Only half of companies register trademarks such as domain