London Capital & Finance Plc administration

Finbarr O’Connell, Adam Stephens, Colin Hardman and Henry Shinners all of Smith & Williamson LLP were appointed Joint Administrators of London Capital & Finance Plc on 30 January 2019.

We were appointed Joint Administrators/Joint Liquidators under our former brand, Smith & Williamson.

This website will be used to provide bondholders and creditors with information, and will be updated when information becomes available on the administration of London Capital & Finance Plc (“the Company”).

For further information please refer to the Joint Administrators’ Frequently Asked Questions (“FAQs”).

Should you need to contact the administrators, you are advised that email is the best method of contact at present. However, the joint administrators have set up a dedicated mailbox at 020 7131 4266 where you can leave a message. This mailbox will also be monitored, however due to the quantum of calls received on a daily basis, we will only be responding to urgent queries at present.


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The affairs, business and property of the Company are being managed by the joint administrators Finbarr O'Connell, Adam Stephens, Colin Hardman and Henry Shinners who act as agents of the Company and without personal liability. Finbarr O'Connell, Adam Stephens, Colin Hardman and Henry Shinners are licensed as insolvency practitioners in the UK by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. London Capital & Finance Plc is incorporated in England and Wales under the Companies Act 2006 with registered number 08140312. The Company is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority with FRN 722603. The Fair Processing Notice in relation to the General Data Protection Regulation can be accessed using the link on the right hand menu. Should you wish to be supplied with a hard copy, free of charge, please contact Smith & Williamson’s offices.