Stadia Trustees Limited

If you had a SIPP with Stadia Trustees and you haven’t already checked whether you have been mis-sold – now’s the time to act!

Stadia Trustees Limited were a SIPP provider company, established in 2006.

In 2011 an FSA inspection of SIPP providers highlighted problems at Stadia which eventually led to the company winding down.

SIPP Schemes Operated by Stadia

  • Noisnep Sipp
  • Essential Sipp
  • Essex Community Foundation Sipp
  • Hero Sipp
  • Investor Club Sipp
  • Ipswich Sipp
  • Liberator Sipp and Munro Sipp

Green Leaf Global

In 2012, The Insolvency Service won a high court ruling to wind up Green Leaf Global biofuel investment project.

The FSA (who preceded the now FCA) supported the decision, agreeing that the investment had been wrongly categorised.

Green Leaf Global insisted they had received legal advice as to the classification of the investment.

According to reports at the time – Stadia had produced a trustee due diligence report on the Greenleaf Global and Greenleaf Global Togo biofuel projects and concluded they were a suitable investment to be held in a SIPP.

However, it’s thought that as many as 80% of Stadia clients had been exposed to non-standard assets; with many having all of their pension funds invested in these schemes.

Harlequin Property

Another investment linked to Stadia SIPPs is Harlequin Properties. This £400m project involving a luxury hotel development was largely never built and subsequently valued at nil.

Los Pandos was a high-risk, unregulated investment found in some Stadia SIPPs.

Stadia Trustees Restrictions and Winding down

In 2013 the FSA placed restrictions on Stadia’s permissions prohibiting them from accepting new business.

In 2016 Mattioli Woods stepped in to help Stadia wind down the business, including moving 1,000 clients into its own SIPPs.

Latest on Stadia Trustees

In 2018 Stadia was one of 3 SIPP operators to be declared in default by the FSCS. They reportedly received around 150 claims for compensation in respect of these firms and the way they operated and administrated their SIPPs.

Stadia are currently in liquidation.

Millions of pounds have already been paid out in compensation in respect of mis-sold Stadia SIPPs.

Want an expert opinion? – Try our free assessment check

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

Stadia SIPPs included failed investments Harlequin Property and Green Leaf Global
80% of Stadia clients thought to have been exposed to non-standard assets
Declared in default by the FSCS in 2018 and now in liquidation

We win more than 9 out of 10 claims

The cost of our service is 15% + VAT on the total monies awarded for a successful claim. Our cost is also priced capped at one of the lowest rates.

Robert Pemberton
Antony Stroud
Excellent company, would definitely use again, they never gave up
Junior Geener
always kept you informed has to what was going on .I'd recommend pension claim to anybody
Ian Gaynor
A thoroughly positive result and experience. In all honesty I didn't have much hope of any success following a truly dodgy pension investment. I spent years angry at myself then decided to let these guys have a go on my behalf. It took hardy any effort on my part and they kept me fully informed, then out of the blue I got a call saying they have won all my pension back plus more and within days it hit my account. Thrilled with their effort and professionalism. I dealt with a few different staff and all were informative, polite and helpful. I great end to a terrible situation. 100% genuine review and I cannot recommend them enough. Thank you.
Grace Anderson
Pension Claim Consulting were a Godsend. I was told about them by a friend who had also invested in a pension. They kept me informed on the progress of my claim with regular updates and answered my queries with patience and professionalism. There percentage for on behalf was also lower than expected. I can't thank them enough
adrian buck
Keith Wilkins
Very thorough and achieved the goal regarding compensation in full. Took a while but was worth the wait
Mark Holmes
Excellent service. Great result.
michael dixon
I was approached by Pension Claim Consulting after the company that was handle ing my SIPP had been investigated by the Financial Ombudsmen and informed me i had a case, with this information given to me i agreed to let them represent me in trying to reclaim my investment. All through the process i was informed of every step and on a regular basis even though it took many months the outcome was successful and i was reimbursed fully. This is a fantastic company to work with and dedicated staff who know their business. Many Thanks. Mike Dixon.
Roderick Turnbull
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.