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Margin of error: The English Court of Appeal confirms no duty to protect customer from self-inflicted economic harm

28 February 2018
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The Court of Appeal has considered whether a spread betting company owed a contractual, tortious or regulatory duty to its customer to protect the customer from incurring further potential losses by closing out his account when he failed to meet a margin call.


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