Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK) is warning of people of a new-style telephone scam where fraudsters impersonate major companies and organisations to take over computers and steal money from online bank accounts. Read more.
Former Manchester United star Rio Ferdinand is among a host of ex-footballers who face massive losses over a ‘mis-selling’ investments scandal. Read more.
David Walker, corporate partner at Memery Crystal, and Guy Rigby, partner and head of entrepreneurs tax and business services at Smith & Williamson, address some of the issues around investor protection in alternative finance. Read more.
Carbon pricing is set to raise $22bn this year, as Vietnam adopts its own carbon market and China tightens cap-and-trade regulations. Read more.
From ostrich farms to “rare earth” metals, we round up the investments that are simply too risky for pension savers. Read more.
A British wine investment company, Prestige Fine Wine, has been forced into provisional liquidation as part of an ongoing investigation by UK authorities. Read more.
Boss of London Carbon Credit Company banned for scamming investors. Read more.
Police seize £2.4m from fraudsters behind £11m investment scam. Read more.