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  • Tesco Stores Ltd t/a Tesco

    • Upheld in part
    • National press, Television
    • 18 September 2019

    TV and press basket comparison ads for Tesco were found to be misleading.

  • Home Office

    • Upheld
    • Radio
    • 28 August 2019

    A radio ad by the Home Office was misleading because it did not make sufficiently clear that some applicants to the EU Settlement Scheme would need to provide additional documents beyond their passport or ID card.

  • 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...