Don’t think the diet starts tomorrow

Posted on Jun 03 2013 by

SEPA compliance deadline looms.

The 10 common traps of segmenting customers – Part 1

Posted on Jun 02 2013 by

Segmentation is a powerful technique, but it can be misunderstood and misused. Therefore it’s important to have a clear idea about what segmentation should be used for. Read on to find out more about the 10 common traps of segmenting customers.

Are you sure you know your customers current address?

Posted on May 31 2013 by

Forward address links keep you up to date when your customers dont.

What is responsible lending?

Posted on May 31 2013 by

Responsible lending is to act in a customer’s best interests, ensuring affordability, transparency of terms and conditions and supporting a borrower if they experience repayment difficulties.

27th May 2013: Key Sectoral Trends

Posted on May 28 2013 by

Short-term trends are bleak: the weak eurozone is adversely affecting manufacturing via export demand whilst smaller businesses are being held back by lack of credit. Banks are under pressure from regulators and the public sector is struggling under its austerity programme. Consumers face poor labour market conditions while construction remains mired by lack of activity.

UK GDP: 2013q1 second estimate

Posted on May 23 2013 by

Peter Gutmann discusses Experian Economics 2013 first quarter second estimate of UK GDP.

Five steps to avoiding online ID theft scams

Posted on May 23 2013 by

Nearly one in four UK residents are thought to have been victims of identity fraud – compared to the average of around one in six on the Continent.

UK Retail Sales: May 2013 Release

Posted on May 22 2013 by

Peter Gutmann discusses recent trends in the UK’s Retail sector.

UK Consumer Prices: May 2013 Release

Posted on May 21 2013 by

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) annual inflation rate showed an unexpected and marked fall in April to 2.4%, after six consecutive months in a tight range of 2.7% to 2.8%.

Welcome to Payments FM

Posted on May 21 2013 by

Log-in, plug in and listen to our series of payments-related podcasts by payments industry experts and thought leaders.