Rulings (6)
  • Centurius Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 09 October 2019

    A pension comparison website misleadingly claimed to offer financial advice.

  • Banks Claims Group Ltd

    • Upheld in part
    • Poster
    • 25 September 2019

    A poster ad was found to misleadingly claim that the actions of institutions had caused people to commit suicide or had committed crimes.

  • Stockmarket Insider Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 21 August 2019

    Three websites for investment advisory service Stockmarket Insider,, and, seen in March 2019, featured two pages. Text on the home page of each of the three websites stated “… of the thousands of ‘investment advisory s...

  • HDR Global Trading Ltd

    • Upheld
    • National press
    • 14 August 2019

    A newspaper ad for the cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX, seen on 3 January 2019. The ad showed a graph spread across two pages. The horizontal axis was divided and labelled into six month units showing dates between January 2009 and January 2019. The vertical axis was labelled “Bitcoin Price In US Dollars&r...

  • ME Legal and Financial Ltd t/a Mortgage.Claims

    • Upheld in part
    • Television
    • 10 July 2019

    A TV ad for Mortgage.Claims, a mortgage assessment company, shown in December 2018 and January 2019, featured a couple deciding to make a claim to establish whether their mortgage had been mis-sold. The woman said, “Guess what I’ve found out? We could be due tens of thousands of pounds.” The man re...

  • Cash On Go Ltd t/a

    • Upheld
    • E-mail
    • 20 March 2019

    An email from a financial services company specialising in short-term loans, dated 24 January 2019, stated “… no one really knows what’s going on with this whole Brexit malarkey … and some say it could affect the amount of food available … We do not want to believe that Brexit will impa...

Informally resolved (1)

    • 12 June 2019
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Financial products and services