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Digital Micro-Lender Oakam Announces Julie Haugen as Chief Product & Marketing Officer
Monday, 14 August 2017
Oakam, a digital micro-lender for the UK’s unbanked and underbanked consumers, has appointed Julie Haugen to Chief Product & Marketing Officer. Most recently, she was Oakam’s Head of Digital Strategy & Customer Experience, playing an instrumental role in the digital transformation of the business. In her new position, Julie will drive customer-led digital product innovation through closer alignment of Oakam’s marketing and product teams.
Credit life insurance regulations are now in effect
Friday, 11 August 2017
South Africa: Lesiba Mashapa, Company Secretary at the National Credit Regulator (NCR) says the final credit life insurance regulations which prescribe the minimum benefits that must be offered to consumers and the limitations or exclusions that apply to the insurance cover have come into effect on 09 August 2017. These regulations were published in the Government Gazette in February 2017 and were set to come to effect six months after the date of publication. 
Average rents for a two bedroom property increase 27% since 2011 in East of England
Friday, 11 August 2017
Pay has to rise to allow workers to afford these ever rising rents so the public sector pay cap and the below inflation pay rises in both the public and private sectors has to end to avoid a drop in consumer spending, which, if not checked will lead to a further recession says GMB London region.
UK Card Expenditure Statistics: June 2017
Wednesday, 09 August 2017
Total card spending reached £57.1 billion in June, up by 0.3% on May and 7% on June 2016.
The Money Statistics August 2017
Tuesday, 08 August 2017
Striking numbers  
The Money Stats – 2008 levels of unsecured debt
Tuesday, 08 August 2017
Last week, the Bank of England issued a warning over the UKs unsecured debt, which this June grew to more than £200 billion for the first time since 2008. Our Money Stats are out today and we are taking a deeper dive into what this means.
Unprecedented numbers of people ‘resetting’ and taking control of their lives
Tuesday, 08 August 2017
A new report launched today by Britain Thinks and Investec Click & Invest, the new online investment management service, reveals unprecedented numbers of people are making huge changes to their lives because they have greater confidence in their own abilities, despite economic uncertainty, changing work patterns and less job and financial security.
The Right Mortgage Launches New Market Leading Conveyancing Solution
Monday, 07 August 2017
The Right Mortgage & Protection Network has now launched their innovative new conveyancing platform, The Right Conveyancing.
European Commission picks McAteer
Thursday, 03 August 2017
​Financial Inclusion Centre founder and co-director Mick McAteer has been appointed to the European Commission’s Financial Services User Group.
Millennials shunned from traditional banks turn to alternative lenders to obtain loans
Thursday, 03 August 2017
Logical Glue, a leading provider of white box machine learning for better decisions in the financial services sector, has conducted research into consumer borrowing habits in the UK. It found that the average person has had over eight loans in the past and traditional banks are still the most popular route to finance (83%). However, the younger generation is bucking the trend for obtaining credit from traditional routes, embracing alternative lenders while also seeking advice from peers and online reviews for their lending decisions.
Neyber Raises £21M at Series C Funding Round Closure
Wednesday, 02 August 2017
London-headquartered Neyber, the sector leading financial wellbeing provider, has raised £21M of new equity at the closure of its series C funding round. The series C round was led by Wadhawan Global Capital (WGC), a leading Indian Financial Services Group, whose decision to invest demonstrates their commitment to the UK’s fintech sector. Existing Neyber investors also expanded their investment in the company.  
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