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PIA terminates membership of Waverley Unit Trust Management&#39s

The Personal Investment Authority has terminated the membership of Waverley Unit Trust Management.


The termination followed a resolution for the firm based in Mount Street London to be wound up.


The firm will no longer be authorised to conduct investment business regulated by the PIA.

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