Protection

Read the articles in our protection section to find out the latest news on FSCS protection and the wider issues facing the financial services industry.

Replacement cheques to be sent to 380 members of South Tyneside Credit Union Limited (trading as First For Money)

FSCS is aware that the cheques it sent to members of South Tyneside Credit Union Ltd (trading as First For Money) contain a printing error and can’t be cashed.

06 April 2018

Summary note on the basis of claims for the three SIPP Operators declared in default

FSCS has declared Stadia Trustees Ltd, Brooklands Trustees Ltd and Montpelier Pension Administration Services Ltd in default. Read all the details here.

19 January 2018

FSCS protection has more than doubled since the financial crisis

Two thirds of consumers trust banks and building societies knowing FSCS is there to protect them. Today (14 September) marks ten years since the Bank of England’s announcement of emergency liquidity support for Northern Rock. 

14 September 2017

Individuals could lose out if their funeral plan provider fails

Find out more about the rules around funeral plans and FSCS protection. 

30 August 2017

FSCS protection following the EU referendum result

Following the vote by the electorate for the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, FSCS scope and coverage remains unchanged.

24 June 2016