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Consultation on irresponsible lending is launched
Friday, 01 August 2008

A public consultation on the scope of the Office of Fair Trading’s (OFT) project looking at irresponsible lending in UK consumer credit markets has been launched.

Crime maps to go live
Friday, 01 August 2008

Interactive maps on police websites will allow for greater tracking of regional crime statistics, according to a government review, and may prove a useful resource for credit professionals.

Approvals for new home loans fall to a record low in June
Tuesday, 29 July 2008

New Bank of England data showed approvals for new home loans fell to a record low in June pointing to further
sharp falls in house prices in the months ahead.

Banks suffer as fraud levels reach all time high in first six months of 2008
Tuesday, 29 July 2008

Total fraud levels have increased by 50% in the first six months of 2008, with the financial sector suffering more
than half.

Government "should crack down on business crime"
Friday, 25 July 2008

A business forum has said government should be doing more to prevent business crime which has increased by over £2bn since 2004.

Mortgage fraud fight recognised
Tuesday, 22 July 2008

Mortgage lenders efforts to tackle fraud have been recognised by the Financial Services Authority (FSA), in a public letter which recognises the priority that the industry has given to fraud issues even in the current challenging market conditions.

SMEs being "exploited" over credit terms
Monday, 21 July 2008

Large companies are exploiting small businesses by delaying invoice payments and imposing new terms and settlement fees on owners, a major trade body has claimed. 

Landlords warned of tenant late payment risks
Monday, 21 July 2008

A major industry trade association is warning landlords of the real risk of rental arrears if they fail to carry out appropriate checks on prospective tenants or face increasingly slow payments.

Mortgage lending declines
Friday, 18 July 2008

Gross mortgage lending declined to an estimated £23.8bn in June, down 3% from May and 32% from June 2007, according to research.

Southern fraud hotspots revealed
Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Research by CIFAS has found that London and the South-East are the key hotspots for fraudulent applications across all product sectors.

Electoral roll sales may be banned
Tuesday, 15 July 2008

Councils are to be banned from selling home addresses off the electoral register to the credit reference agencies, under new proposals.

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