What are cryptoassets (cryptocurrencies)?

October 5, 2022

How is cryptocurrency created? Cryptoassets are generally held as investments by people who expect their value to rise.     What are cryptoassets? There are thousands of different types of cryptoassets out there – or as you...[Read More]

Scams offering to ‘write off debts’ targeting UK consumers

September 29, 2022

The unauthorised claims management services say they can write off debts but often charge fees to do so, even when the scheme fails. We believe there are firms offering unauthorised claims management services to people in the UK. These...[Read More]

Insurance for professional services — key considerations

August 25, 2022

Your job as a professional requires you to apply your expertise to satisfy the requirements of your clientele/patients. Your customers count on you to provide high-quality services and expert guidance. However, despite your best efforts, there’s...[Read More]

Green hydrogen opportunities for Aust, UK

August 31, 2022

The UK international trade secretary has flagged further co-operation with Australian businesses as the two nations work to increase the flow of green hydrogen. Anne-Marie Trevelyan is in Australia on a four-day visit where she’ll meet with...[Read More]

Learning from the last 30 years to face the next

May 18, 2022

Highlights We are more resilient to the economic and geopolitical disruptions of today. Digital skills will be integrated in all future financial services education as the boundaries become blurred between tech and the industry. Along with other...[Read More]

‘Sharing my screen cost me £48,000’ – half of investors would miss signs of screen sharing scam as FCA warns of 86% increase

May 16, 2022

With over £25 million lost so far, the FCA launches its latest ScamSmart campaign aimed at raising awareness of increasingly sophisticated investment scam tactics: A 59-year-old woman lost £48,000 as scammers used screen sharing software to take...[Read More]