Spires Independent Ltd / Paladin / Tony Castrey Wealth Management

Did you receive advice from Spires Independent Ltd trading as Paladin and Tony Castrey Wealth Management?

If so, you may want to check if that advice was suitable or if you should be claiming for mis-selling.

Spires Independent Ltd trading as Paladin and Tony Castrey Wealth Management were based in Staffordshire.

The FSCS declared the firm had “failed” as of the 1st of November 2021.

A declaration of default is made when the FSCS is satisfied the firm cannot meet any eligible claims made against it.

The FCA register states that Spires Independent entered liquidation in August 2021 and stopped taking on new business.

According to reports a number of claims relating to pensions advice have been made against the company.


What is mis-sold financial advice?

Mis-sold financial advice is one of the most common factors involved in pension mis-selling. Examining the advice you received is the first step in assessing if you have a case.

The advice you receive regarding a financial product, such as a pension transfer or SIPP, must be conducted in a fair way that is not misleading.

  • Were the risks made clear to you?
  • Did you understand how the investment works?
  • Were you offered a range of products?
  • Did you feel pressured?

The answers to these questions may indicate you have been mis-sold and that you should explore making a claim.

Would you like to know more about mis-sold pension advice?

If you are concerned that the advice you received may mean you’ve been mis-sold – we may be able to help.

Whilst each case is individual, as mis-selling specialists we know to look for certain signs that in our experience indicate that mis-selling may have happened.

Our assessment is free and there’s absolutely no obligation to use our service if you have case.

Key Facts

Spires Independent Ltd also traded as Paladin and Tony Castrey Wealth Management
The FSCS declared the firm had “failed” on the 1st of November 2021

We win more than 9 out of 10 claims

The cost of our service is 18% inc VAT on the total monies awarded for a successful claim

Important Information!

You are not required to use our services to pursue your claim. You can also seek further advice or shop around subject to any time limits within which a claim must be made.

It is possible for you to present the claim for free, either to the firm or person against whom you wish to complain or to the statutory ombudsman (Financial Ombudsman Service or Pension Ombudsman Service) or the Financial Services Compensation Scheme, whichever is applicable to your claim.