Pension scammers 'slipping through the net', says Quilter

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Pension scammers 'slipping through the net', says Quilter

Since 2017, a total of £30,857,329 has been lost to UK pension scams, but this could be just the 'tip of the iceberg' as many victims are unaware they have fallen victim to a fraud, according to figures obtained by Quilter today.  Pension scams are complex, require considerable police resources to investigate, and in many cases are only discovered years after the event. It can often take years of information gathering and investigatory time before the police get to the point of prosecution...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.