Law report: Claimant whose Spanish dream turned to nightmare finds solace against the FSCS

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Emptage v Financial Services Compensation SchemeCourt of Appeal, 18 June 2013The Court of Appeal upheld a decision made last year forcing the Financial Services Compensation Scheme to pay considerably more compensation to a claimant who was wrongly advised to take an interest-only mortgage.Emptage had a £39 000 repayment mortgage on an English property, which her mortgage adviser recommended be changed to an interest-only mortgage and increased to some £110 000. He recommended th