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Queen to outline banking reforms

The Queen is set to outline reforms to lending for next year in today’s speech at the opening of Parliament.

Reports suggest the Queen, who today officially opens Parliament, will outline banking reforms that will preventing banks from demanding loan payback or modifications of terms without clear advanced warning to customers.

It is expected that banks could face heavy fines from the FSA if they do not treat customers fairly, instead of just being ‘named and shamed’.


The importance of regulating sale and rentback

The issue of sale and rent back has hit the headlines once again, as Britons facing the economic downturn cast about for ways to ease their financial suffering.

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Budget summary – March 2016

This week’s Budget looked as if it would be a difficult one for the Chancellor, with disappointing economic numbers and the need to avoid ruffling feathers ahead of June’s in/out referendum. Nevertheless, Mr Osborne did spring a few surprises, including some tax reductions. So how does this budget affect you? If you are – or […]


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