FSCS news

Read the latest news and updates regarding FSCS. Learn about our work with the industry, new staff appointments and other projects we’re involved in.

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Trip to Edinburgh gives some useful pointers for future FSCS work

11 May 2023


Alive to the challenges and potential harm being faced by all consumers, FSCS is working to identify trends and help tackle pockets of harm, to support regional and devolved decision-making.

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FSCS Research - 3rd report published

11 May 2023


FSCS research reveals that most UK adults don’t seek regulated financial advice, believing it to be “too expensive” and “for the wealthy”.

Andy Webb, creator of Be Clever With Your Cash

Fortnightly financial five minutes #19 Andy Webb

11 May 2023


Nigel Yeates, Communications and Stakeholder Business Partner, speaks to Andy Webb, Blogger and Podcaster at Be Clever With Your Cash, about the topics he is being quizzed on currently, including FSCS protection.

Andrew Hagger, Money Comms founder

Fortnightly financial 5 minutes #15 Andrew Hagger

11 May 2023


Nigel Yeates, Communications and Stakeholder Business Partner, speaks to Andrew Hagger, Founder of MoneyComms, about making smart financial choices and guidance around seeking better deals.

Jasmine Birtles, CEO at MoneyMagpie

Fortnightly financial five minutes #20 Jasmine Birtles

03 May 2023


Nigel Yeates, Communications and Stakeholder Business Partner, speaks to Jasmine Birtles, CEO at MoneyMagpie about the role of consumer websites and increasing your financial knowledge.

Caroline Rainbird, FSCS CEO

Caroline Rainbird's PIMFA Senior Leadership Summit Speech

10 February 2023


FSCS CEO Caroline Rainbird's keynote speech at PIMFA’s Senior Leadership Summit on 9 February. In it she looked at how we can build trust and confidence and at the same time support the growth and success of the UK’s financial industry.

Sally Plant, CISI Assistant Director and Head of Financial Planning & Education Development

Fortnightly financial 5 minutes #13 Sally Plant

25 January 2023


Nigel Yeates, Communications and Stakeholder Business Partner, speaks to Sally Plant, Assistant Director at the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI), about financial education and raising confidence in the financial services profession.

Caroline Rainbird FSCS CEO

Introduction to Budget Update January 2023

12 January 2023


FSCS Chief Executive, Caroline Rainbird, introduces our January 2023 Budget Update which covers the proposed 2023/24 FSCS management expenses budget and the latest forecast for 2022/23.