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Second charge mortgage market down 2% in September
Thursday, 09 November 2017
Commenting on the September 2017 new business figures for the second charge mortgage market, Fiona Hoyle, Head of Consumer and Mortgage Finance at the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA), said:  “The fall in new business volumes in September comes amid subdued consumer confidence which has affected the housing market as a whole. It follows six consecutive months of growth in second charge mortgage new business volumes which grew by 11% in the first nine months of 2017 to 16,043.
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AI-based fraud scoring boosts loan approval rate by 50 per cent for ID Finance
Thursday, 09 November 2017
ID Finance, the emerging markets fintech company, has enhanced its credit scoring capabilities with the integration of its newly developed AI-based fraud-scoring engine. By eliminating fraudulent loan applicants, ID Finance has been able to improve the quality, precision and speed of its credit scoring technology, boosting its loan approval rate by 50 per cent.
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Invoice finance fraud – Spot the signs, before it happens
Wednesday, 08 November 2017
The features that make Invoice Finance the funding mechanism of choice for growing businesses are also those that make it most vulnerable to misuse.
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Fleet Mortgages launch two new pay-rate fixes
Wednesday, 08 November 2017
Fleet Mortgages, the buy-to-let and specialist lender, has today (8th November 2017) launched two new pay-rate five-year fixes – one in its Standard (Individual) range and the other for its Limited Company offering. 
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New innovation loans launched by Innovate UK
Wednesday, 08 November 2017
Small businesses with ground breaking ideas will be able to access new innovation loans from today, Innovate UK has announced.  
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ASTL members continue to face positive growth despite period of uncertainty
Wednesday, 08 November 2017
Figures compiled by the ASTL’s auditors from its bridging lender members for Q3 2017 have painted a vivid picture of the sector. While the value of loans written for the quarter ending 30 September 2017 showed a slight drop compared with Q2 2017, there has been no slowdown over the last 12 months, with the annual figure rising by 16.1% to £3.2 billion. In comparison to the same quarter last year, the value of loans written in the quarter has increased by a massive 38.9%. 
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Preparing managers for the big data-driven business era
Tuesday, 07 November 2017
A research article* written by Kevin Carillo, Professor of the Department of Information Management at Toulouse Business School (TBS), highlights that although business schools and other educational institutions have satisfactorily responded to the need to train future data scientists, they have been slow to acknowledge that future managers also need to prepare for the new data-driven business era.  
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Investors favour Germany over UK for commercial real estate for first time
Tuesday, 07 November 2017
One in three (33%) commercial real estate investors have suggested that Germany is their preferred region to invest in, according to the latest BrickVest commercial property investment barometer (‘the Barometer’)1. This is the first time that Germany has been chosen as the number one region to invest in and ahead of the UK which was selected by a quarter (27%). 
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Ultimate Finance records 65% increase in asset finance lending
Tuesday, 07 November 2017
Ultimate Finance Group, a leading funding partner to UK SMEs, has seen significant growth in its asset finance book, with money advanced up 65% and a 60% rise in the number of asset finance clients, from September 2016 – 2017.
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Redline’s loan platform powers Shawbrook’s motor finance launch
Tuesday, 07 November 2017
Powered by Cognition Direct, Redline’s direct-to-customer loan decisioning engine, Shawbrook Bank has today launched its new flexiloan into the motor finance marketplace.  Cognition Direct is accessed by car buyers when applying for vehicle finance.
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Pilatus Bank addresses the importance of having individuals with the technology industry expertise
Tuesday, 07 November 2017
As new and innovative technologies are sweeping through the banking industry, Antoniella Gauci, Risk Manager at Pilatus Bank, discusses the importance of having individuals with the technology industry expertise and vision within the Governance body of the banks 
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