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Financial Conduct Authority concerned over personal debt

Published on Tuesday 18th of April 2017 09:09:54 AM in BBC

Personal debt levels are high enough to merit the whole sector coming under the microscope of the UK's financial regulator, the head of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said.FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey said that the cap on payday lending had protected consumers.Now the whole ...

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