Steps to ring in 2016 the right way for your business

Posted on Jan 25 2016 by

A new year calls for a new start. If you’ve made New Year’s resolutions for your business, great! If not, think about taking these positive steps to improve your business for the year ahead. Firstly know your own commercial credit report Your credit report is your form of identification in the world of finance and […]

Small business trends and predictions for the 2016

Posted on Jan 21 2016 by

FraudNet unveiled by eCommerce giant JD.com

Posted on Jan 21 2016 by

As online shopping continues to increase around the world, companies are constantly looking for new ways to protect their customers without negatively affecting the experience.

2016 Payments Trends – Gearing up for PSD2 – strong authentication and identity management

Posted on Jan 21 2016 by

As the Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2) starts to get implemented in national laws, customer authentication is going to become a more fundamental aspect of the payments process: it will be needed more frequently and will need to be more robust using multiple factors for re-authentication. As part of the process of transposing PSD2, the […]

Helping Consumers to Make Responsible Credit Choices

Posted on Jan 21 2016 by

Helping consumers make good credit choices is a win-win. It starts with education and it ends with insight, systems and processes that match the right products and services with the right customers at the right time.

Rises in employment gather pace, but earnings growth struggles

Posted on Jan 20 2016 by

Experian welcomes the positive labour market figures, which should provide support to incomes despite easing wage growth.

Experian expects CPI inflation to remain near zero for the next couple of months despite uptick in December

Posted on Jan 19 2016 by

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose to an 11-month high of 0.2% in the year to December, compared with a 0.1% increase in the year to November. This is the first time CPI has been positive for two consecutive months since January 2015.

UK now ready for biometric banking

Posted on Jan 18 2016 by

New research that we carried our recently found that UK adults are two times more likely to trust biometric technology for their online banking than their social media accounts*. Most adults in the UK are now willing to embrace biometric identity for online banking.

IFRS 9: The rules of the game have changed – be prepared

Posted on Jan 18 2016 by

Read our blog on preparing for IFRS 9 and find out what football and IFRS 9 preparation have in common – A view from our IFRS 9 compliance experts…

Tax returns 2016 – modernisation of the tax system

Posted on Jan 18 2016 by

It’s that time of year again when the deadline for completing your self-assessment tax returns is just around the corner. Self-assessment is a system HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) uses to collect income tax, where tax is usually deducted automatically from wages; people and businesses with other income must report it in a tax return. […]