One anonymised insurer’s view of an industry haunted by ghost-broking

Posted on Dec 09 2013 by

Tackling ghost-broking is not a back-office activity – fighting it is vital if insurers are going to maintain a competitive position and stop losses hitting profits.

The UK’s economy is growing – are you ready to take full advantage of it?

Posted on Dec 09 2013 by

According to the Office of Budgetary Responsibility (OBR) UK economic growth is strengthening and is reported to be growing faster than any other major economy – including France, Germany and America. Consumer confidence is rising rapidly, supported by a steadily strengthening housing market*.

Experian UK Credit Risk Summit: Key takeaways

Posted on Dec 02 2013 by

The consensus at our most recent Summit in October was that it has become increasingly important for the financial services and wider credit community, as well as the ecosystem that supports it, to better connect with customers. Read the full article…

Fraud solutions for the telecoms industry

Posted on Dec 02 2013 by

Critical advantages of data intelligence and analysis of emerging fraud trends.

Eight credit tips for first time exporters

Posted on Dec 01 2013 by

Experian’s latest research uncovered that thousands of UK businesses could be missing out on export opportunities and with it, the chance to increase their turnover significantly. This makes venturing into the world of export for the first time an exciting prospect for any business. However, it’s important that new exporters keep their wits about them […]

A little more conversation for effective action

Posted on Nov 29 2013 by

A day in the life of an Experian consultant: Despite having access to a huge resource of people, technologies and expertise, two of the most powerful weapons at my daily disposal are decidedly low-tech — time and understanding.

Engaging webcasts. One Mosaic.

Posted on Nov 26 2013 by

I recently got on my virtual bike and did a whistle-stop webcast tour of the UK to talk to our clients about Experian’s flagship consumer classification system, Mosaic. So what did we talk about?

Late Payment: Small Businesses showing the way

Posted on Nov 25 2013 by

The quarterly Late Payment Index from Experian revealed the UK’s largest businesses are paying their overdue bills on average 15 days later than their smallest counterparts. When compared to the same quarter last year, the UK’s largest companies (501+ employees) experienced the highest annual increase from 32.18 days beyond terms in Q3 2012 up to […]

Utilities podcast – Fuel poverty and increasing price rises

Posted on Nov 22 2013 by

Get on-demand access to our on-going series of podcasts, delivered by our industry experts.

What IS the optimal credit limit?

Posted on Nov 22 2013 by

What is the optimal credit limit?