Stockport man banned from working in financial sector

A Stockport man has been banned from working in financial services by The Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA discovered Darren Newton had used customers’ money for the purchase of the debt management firm, First Step Finance Limited. The FCA said this showed a serious lack of honesty and integrity and the organisation has decided that he is not a fit and proper person. Newton purchased First Step, through his company, from Christine Whitehurst and was the sole director between 18 October 2013 and 28 May 2014 of First Step... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...