Teleperformance Receives European Union Binding Corporate Rules ( BCRs ) Approval

Teleperformance the worldwide leader in omnichannel customer experience management, today announced it has received Binding Corporate Rules (BCRs) approval as...

Together helps a mum and son achieve their property ownership dream

A mother and son have bought the council house where they’d lived for more than a decade thanks to a residential home loan from specialist lender Together....

Equifax works with HSBC UK on first live open banking credit application solution

HSBC UK has created the first live use case of open banking for credit applications using the InterConnect platform from Equifax, the consumer and business...

Together delivers another quarter of strong growth and record lending

Together, one of the UK’s leading specialist lenders, has announced strong growth and record levels of lending in its quarterly results to 31 March 2018, as...

Decision to step back from logbook loan reform ‘deeply disappointing’

The government’s decision not to introduce its Goods Mortgages Bill has been described as ‘deeply disappointing’ by the Money Advice Trust, the charity...

Over half of under 45s interested in banking products from Apple, Amazon or Google

Online research from Equifax, the consumer and business insights expert, reveals over half (51%) of Brits under 45 years old would be interested in banking...

UK’s small businesses suffering under extreme weather conditions

Concern over adverse and extreme weather has doubled within a year amongst all UK small businesses, according new research by Hitachi Capital. For businesses...

Comments from D&B on BoE’s decision to hold interest rates

“Today’s economic assessment from the Bank of England is promising, despite lower than expected growth figures. Brexit uncertainty has inevitably...

Corlytics teams with Digital Reasoning to boost conduct risk detection for global financial institutions

Two highly innovative technology firms, Corlytics and Digital Reasoning, announced today that they will collaborate on an integrated regulatory intelligence...

Financial Services industry ramps up investment in cyber security

Rising fears of cybercrime are prompting financial services firms to increase their spend on security, according to new research from Lloyds Bank Commercial...

Most Sales and Marketing teams struggle to activate data in their organisation

A new international study launched today, conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Dun & Bradstreet, has shone a light on how companies are...

TSB Data Migration Issues – Comment

‘Data migrations are always difficult. It’s not just a matter of copying over some files. New and old systems will typically have completely different...

Urgent GDPR action required from users of credit reference agency services

With 23 days until GDPR comes into force, Steve Martin, Data Protection Officer at Equifax, explains why businesses using Credit Reference Agency (CRA)...

Token Granted FCA Authorisation for Open Banking Payment & Information Services

Turnkey open banking platform provider, Token, today announces its official authorisation by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to deliver payment...

Credit managers show mixed reaction to future economic and political uncertainties

Credit managers, those who keep the cash flowing in business, are untroubled by Brexit, unimpressed by new regulation, and keen to see how new technology can...

Qualco appoints Dicky Davies

Qualco UK, widely acknowledged as a leading provider of panel and asset management software and analytics, has appointed Richard (Dicky) Davies as business...

Study reveals contact centres woefully unprepared for General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

A new study by voice security services company, Aeriandi, reveals that many UK contact centres still have significant preparation to complete ahead of 25th...

It’s wise to keep things in perspective – Comment on the Bank of England gross mortgage lending figures

Richard Pike, Phoebus Software sales and operations director, says “As always there are positive and negatives in the mortgage lending figures today, but it...

UK SMEs sceptical over export opportunities, according to latest study

UK SMEs are largely sceptical about exporting opportunities available to them, according to the latest SME Confidence Tracker from independent financial...

Chip and pin cards remain consumers’ first choice for payments

Online research from Equifax, the consumer and business insights expert, shows that using a debit or credit card with a pin number is still the preferred...

Fall in number of tribunal awards

Fewer tribunal awards were registered in England and Wales during 2017 than in any previous year, according to figures released today by Registry Trust....