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Interest Rate Swaps

Interest Rate Hedging Products (IRHPs or Interest Rate Swaps) are products which are used either to fix, or to limit fluctuations in, interest rates. These were sold to small and medium-sized businesses as protection from rising interest rates when taking out loans.

  • What Are Interest Rate Swaps? Interest Rate Hedging Products (IRHPs or Interest Rate Swaps) are products which are used either to fix, or to limit fluctuations in, interest rates. ...
  • How Were Swaps Mis-sold? According to the Financial Services Authority, 93% of interest rate swaps sold since 2001 may have been mis-sold. So, if you had a business loan since ...
  • Why do you need a Treasury Expert? Why you need specialist treasury advice in swap mis-selling We have the in-depth knowledge and experience of interest rate swaps as the expert team a ...
  • FCA Review About the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) review into Interest Rate Swaps. From 2012 onwards the Financial Services Authority (FSA) began looking a ...
  • Sophistication Test The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have determined that interest rate swap products were particularly likely to have been mis-sold to ‘non-sophisti ...
  • The Fact-Finding Meeting Interest Rate Swap Mis-selling Review - the Fact-Finding Meeting. When you have opted in to the review, you will be invited to have a face-to-face me ...
  • The Written Submission Interest Rate Swap Mis-selling Review - the written submission. Given the pitfalls involved in the interest rate swap review fact-finding meeting, we ...
  • Interest Rate Hedging Products – a guide for accountants, Insolvency Practitioners and lawyers Professionals working with small and medium sized businesses have important roles to play in supporting clients who have been mis-sold interest rate h ...
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  • Debate hears of “massive and rampant injustice” Veritas Treasury and Frenkels Forensic Chartered Accountants co-hosted a Strategic Debate on the IRHP mis-selling scandal. Chaired by Andrew Neil wi ...
  • Tailored Business Loans Tailored Business Loans were sold by many banks and building societies including Yorkshire Bank/Clydesdale Bank, RBS/NatWest, Nationwide, Lloyds Bank, ...