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.

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 for FSCS

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.

FSCS is among top 50 most inclusive employers, 2019

FSCS among top 50 most inclusive employers

22 October 2019

FSCS is one of the UK's top 50 most inclusive firms, rated by Inclusive Companies. Shortlisted firms promote diversity in age, disability, gender, LGBT & race.

Women in Finance Charter logo

FSCS sign up to Women in Finance Charter

09 August 2018

FSCS is proud to have signed the Women in Finance Charter, The Charter aims to improve gender balance in financial services with a particular focus on senior management.

A handshake to show FSCS deal led by Barclays Bank.

FSCS welcomes the sale of Bradford and Bingley assets

26 April 2018

FSCS welcomes the deal led by Barclays Bank to purchase Bradford and Bingley (B&B) assets. This will pay off the remaining debt due to FSCS from B&B.

Bank of England

FCA and PRA appoint new Chair of FSCS

15 February 2018

On Tuesday 13 February, The Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority announced the appointment of Marshall Bailey as Chair of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme with effect from 1 April 2018.