Payments and Collections

How does migration to IBAN format impact payments integrity?

Posted on Feb 04 2013 by

Businesses must look to use, leverage and embed data validation within systems and processes to avoid incurring significant costs.

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Only one year until the SEPA deadline – but European businesses still have a long way to go

Posted on Feb 01 2013 by

Despite just a year remaining for businesses to migrate to SEPA standards European businesses still have a long way to go.

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Business Insolvency Index – Jan 2013: Business insolvencies fall in 2012

Posted on Jan 31 2013 by

The latest Business Insolvency Index from Experian®, the global information services company, reveals that during the full year 2012 fewer businesses failed – with 1.04 per cent of the business population failing compared to 1.10 per cent in 2011.

The year ended with December seeing 0.08 percent of businesses fail compared to 0.11 per cent in the same month during 2011.

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Seller beware

Posted on Jan 31 2013 by

Jonathan Westley, managing director of Experian’s Consumer Information Services business, outlines the impact and remit of the Financial Conduct Authority.

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Underpinning fund-raising support for thousands of charities and community groups

Posted on Jan 29 2013 by

Experian expertise underpins commitment, confidence and trust in supporters and donors of charities and community groups.

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Cost-effective recovery routes to social-housing tenancy fraud

Posted on Jan 23 2013 by

Data-sharing is critical to preventing social housing fraud, but there are also differing routes to the cost-effective recovery of fraudulently sub-let homes. We outline two hugely successful case studies.

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When is a SEPA migration not a SEPA migration?

Posted on Jan 21 2013 by

How should corporate treasuries test that their migration to SEPA compliance was a success?

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Are you aware of the impact of RTI on your payroll when it becomes a mandatory requirement this year?

Posted on Jan 17 2013 by

RTI will be a mandatory requirement from HMRC in 2013. All organisations using Bacs for payroll are obliged to ensure their payment systems can handle the extra demands.

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Graphic – Tackling the Public Sector’s £20 billion fraud, error and loss iceberg

Posted on Jan 15 2013 by

Analysis, trends and best practice for public sector bodies.

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Improved mortality checks via Experian have helped save Guardian Financial Services from significant annuity overpayments

Posted on Jan 10 2013 by

Experian has announced a deal to provide Experian address and mortality screening services to Guardian Financial Services, the life assurance group which manages over 300,000 life insurance and pension policies.

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