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Personal Interest

  • See also conflict of interest
  • An interest which could breach a fiduciary duty if not declared.
  • The plumber might be related to a member of a letting agent's staff and privy to confidential information as to competitors quotations compromising an agency's integrity.
  • Declaring the interest avoids a breach of trust and removes suspicion.
Published: 29 September 2015 Last Updated: 17 November 2021