A Newport businessman has been handed a 12-year bankruptcy restriction after investors in a failed spread betting scheme were left out of pocket by more than £7m. Read more.
A retired Warwick woman who was swindled out of more than £400,000 in an investment scam is to receive less than £53,000 in compensation for the money she lost. Read more.
Investor Protectors is marching on toward its 5th year helping Investors. Take a look at just a handful of the successes we have had and how we have helped not just our members but indirectly the hundreds, if not thousands, of Investors, who have visited our website for answers and advice. Read more.
Victim reveals moment he realised cold caller was stealing his identity. Read more.
A Sevenoaks fraudster who ran a wine investment company has been jailed for four years and four months for a scam which cost his clients more than £420,000. Read more.
Identity fraud is rising but it’s also getting smarter. Here are the scams you need to know about. Read more.
Assets relating to the disappearance of £24m in a property scam, in which 700 UK investors lost their life savings to a Jersey-based company, are now in the process of being recovered. Read more.
Transfers to SSAS pensions should be banned and the government should look at the rules that make them the favourite choice of scammers, urges a leading consumer watchdog. Read more.
Since its introduction in 1994, the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) market has grown significantly, and EIS shares have been issued across a wide range of industries. Read more.
A wine broker allegedly cheated elderly and vulnerable investors out of almost half a million pounds to fund his own lavish lifestyle, a court heard. Read more.