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SMMT new car registrations: Close Brothers comment
Monday, 06 February 2017
Chris Bosworth, Director of Strategy at Close Brothers Motor Finance, comments on the SMMT UK monthly automotive registration figures for January:  “January’s overall new car registration figures continue in similar vein to 2016, with registrations up and growth continuing in the market. This comes despite recent warnings of a slowdown in investment to the sector, fuelled by the uncertainty created by the UK’s decision to leave the European Union” 
Equifax appointed by P2P lending platform Flender to support SME loans
Friday, 03 February 2017
Equifax Limited, the consumer and business insight expert, has been appointed by new P2P lending platform Flender to support the underwriting of loans for UK SMEs.  
GDPR: Reports show businesses have no plan
Thursday, 02 February 2017
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is definitely coming into law in May 2018 and will financially penalise organisations that are based in or operate from the EU that are not GDPR compliant. 
Callcredit partners with Smartr365 to provide secure solution to speed up mortgage applications
Thursday, 02 February 2017
Callcredit Information Group, one of the UK’s leading credit reference agencies and consumer data management specialists, has announced a partnership with a new to market fintech platform, Smartr365, to speed up mortgage applications and provide real-time affordability assessments.
UK set to face sharpest rise in business failures of any EU economy in 2017 - Euler Hermes
Thursday, 02 February 2017
UK business failures will rise by +5% in the next 12 months as the economic slowdown, rising input prices and increased late payment risks begin to take their toll, according to Euler Hermes, the world’s leading trade credit insurer.
Eurostat figures - GDP beats expectations & Inflation edges up
Thursday, 02 February 2017
“Figures released this morning by Eurostat, the official statistical office of the EU, bring a welcome change to the uncertainty surrounding economic markets; the FTSE anticipated this and opened 8.8 points up this morning. The Eurozone beat its growth expectations with GDP in the Euro area growing by 0.5% quarter over quarter, while inflation also edged up 1.8% month over month. However, with Brexit and other geopolitical shifts continuing to impact worldwide markets, businesses must operate with caution and seek out the necessary data that can help separate opinions from facts. 
Fleet Mortgages launch two new products for individual landlords
Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Last week Fleet Mortgages announced that it had lent over half a billion pounds in the buy-to-let market in 2016 and had ambitions to lend in the region of a billion pounds this year. 
Expert comment on the Government selling 90 per cent of its stock in Lloyds
Tuesday, 31 January 2017
John Thanassoulis, Professor of Financial Economics at Warwick Business School, said: "This is the real Brexit dividend. The collapse of sterling has led to increases in the stock market prices of many firms with foreign earnings. This has likely carried Lloyds up as it is the banker for many of these firms and businesses. The Government is being clever here in selling small tranches at a time when the opportunity presents itself.
Car dealers resolutely optimistic about business prospects over the next twelve months
Monday, 30 January 2017
New findings from Close Brothers Motor Finance’s Dealer Satisfaction Survey reveal the majority of UK car dealerships are positive about their business prospects for 2017, with 65% expecting growth over the next year. 
Business awareness of data protection issues still low
Monday, 30 January 2017
Global law firm DLA Piper has released a report showing that company global privacy programs have gaps in meeting increasingly demanding global privacy principles.  Of particular note, it appears that many companies are falling short of data protection obligations under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). 
Contis maintains its PCI-DSS level one accreditation
Monday, 30 January 2017
Following on from last year’s successful attainment of PCI Compliance in gaining the payments industries highest level of secure cardholder data management accreditation, Contis is very pleased to announce it has yet again been accredited for 2017.
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