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Implementation Update – May 2023: Altman Review

24th May 2023 | News Releases
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In April 2021, the Director of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) commissioned Brian Altman KC to conduct a review into our handling of R v Woods & Marshall. As of May 2023, we are on track to implement all the recommendations in full.

SFO secures 10 month sentence for former London Capital & Finance Plc CEO

17th May 2023 | News Releases
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Today, at Southwark Crown Court, the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) secured a 10 month sentence (suspended for two years) for Michael Thomson, former Chief Executive Officer of London Capital & Finance Plc (LCF), following his breaching of a restraint order imposed on his bank account. The SFO had frozen Mr Thomson’s assets as part of […]