Box and Others v Barclays Bank Plc: ChD 30 Apr 1998

A depositor who had placed sums with an illegal deposit taking business was not entitled to claim that sum held in trust because he still had a statutory claim under contract with the deposit taker.


Times 30-Apr-1998, Gazette 07-May-1998, [1998] Lloyd’s Rep Bank 185


Banking Act 1987

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CitedJeremy D Stone Consultants Ltd and Another v National Westminster Bank Plc and Another ChD 11-Feb-2013
The claimants asserted an equitable claim against funds held by the defendant bank in the name of a company owned by another defendant who they said defrauded them through a Ponzi investment scheme.
Held: The claim failed. On the evidence, the . .
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Updated: 18 May 2022; Ref: scu.78520