Retail sales volume growth on track to reach strongest level since 2004

Posted on Jul 07 2015 by

Retail sales have continued to forge ahead in May of this year. The figures from the Office for National Statistics showed that volumes rose by 1% (excluding automotive fuel) compared with the previous three months. The rise compared with March-May 2014 was 4.7%, but marked decrease in the general price level of goods in the […]

Current accounts become number one fraud target

Posted on Jul 02 2015 by

Current account fraud has now surpassed mortgage application fraud, which until now had been the biggest target – 83 out of every 10,000 applications.

Collections prevention is better than cure

Posted on Jun 26 2015 by

An effective collections prevention strategy helps to identify those at risk of defaulting before the worst happens, so you can take measures to help them meet their obligations.

Three retail banking trends – What does the bank of the future look like?

Posted on Jun 25 2015 by

When we talk about retail banking we’re generally referring to a few ‘big names’, the main high street banks, built up over many decades – in some cases centuries. They have grown and acquired their smaller competitors and are an established presence in all our lives.

Plug into our interactive fraud data

Posted on Jun 24 2015 by

There’s a world of information available at your fingertips. Simply click on the links for a first-hand look.

Are you ready for the Mobile Gaming Revolution?

Posted on Jun 23 2015 by

It’s a trend that just won’t go away! Mobile gambling is growing – fast. With talk of double digit growth rates in the coming years, experts predict that the mobile gaming market will account for 40% of total online gambling by 2018 [1].

M-commerce and the fraud challenge

Posted on Jun 23 2015 by

Mobile represents a huge opportunity for retailers as more and more people use multiple, mobile devices to make purchases on the go. Purchases on mobile devices has increased by 10 per cent in the last year alone – a trend that is set to continue as further people switch to using their mobile devices for […]

Wishing your customers a happy birthday – Why birthday emails are ideal for driving conversion

Posted on Jun 16 2015 by

Birthday email programmes are an excellent way of positively interacting with customers. With a well-timed message and the right offer you can catch your customer at a really happy point in their life and create the opportunity for a moment of real brand enjoyment

Why safeguarding against a data breach is worth every penny

Posted on Jun 16 2015 by

Despite dramatic rises in the number of data breaches, most businesses think they are protected but as it turns out many are not, with one in three (34%) without even a data breach response plan in place.

Heat maps highlight fraud hotspots

Posted on Jun 12 2015 by

Our maps highlight the national picture of third-party fraud and the unrelenting impact ID theft has on consumers from all parts of Britain.