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.

FSCS Policy Manager Josh Rendall

How FSCS is helping to prevent future failures

20 May 2020


We are working with the Financial Conduct Authority and industry to help prevent firms failing, reduce future compensation costs and tackle phoenixing.

FSCS Chief Operating Officer Jimmy Barber

How we helped over 2,000 customers in four days

24 April 2020


FSCS Chief Operating Officer Jimmy Barber discusses the numbers behind FSCS’ COVID-19 measures, so you can see what a week looks like at FSCS at the moment.

FSCS Chief Executive Caroline Rainbird discusses FSCS and COVID-19

What’s changed at FSCS since COVID-19?

09 April 2020


FSCS CEO Caroline Rainbird explains how FSCS has adapted to respond to COVID-19 and how helping everyone who needs us is still at the heart of all we do.

Call centre

FSCS open and fully operational

09 April 2020


FSCS remains open and fully operational in the light of the coronavirus situation. Read our latest updates on how we’re continuing to deliver our claims service.

Andi Peters and Simon Lambert

This is Money, MailOnline & FSCS

07 January 2020


This is Money and FSCS have teamed up to explain how you can be compensated when financial firms fail.

Andrew Bailey, the new Bank of England Governor.

Andrew Bailey appointed new Bank of England Governor

20 December 2019


Caroline Rainbird, Chief Executive Officer of FSCS, comments on the appointment of Andrew Bailey as the new Bank of England Governor.

FSCS members celebrate winning the Diversity and Inclusion Public Sector Award, 2019

Hat-trick of awards

22 November 2019


This week the Financial Services Compensation Scheme’s commitment to its colleagues and customers was recognised in three prestigious national awards.

Video snapshot of employee holding a board saying 'fabulous' to represent FSCS as a diverse and inclusive employer

FSCS recognised for dedication to diversity

04 November 2019


Providing an excellent experience for our customers is at the heart of everything we do, so we recruit the most talented people, regardless of their background.