banking and finance

One in six adults has fallen victim to cyber-crime

41st Parameter, part of Experian and leader in online fraud intervention, warns of the growing threat of cyber fraud and need for cybersecurity to protect customers and businesses....

Blog - Nov 2014
Back office legacy challenges facing new banking entrants

Setting up a bank in the UK is costly, time-consuming, heavily regulated and not easy.  As a result, the dynamic, start-up culture that drives innovation in many other sectors is less prevalent...

Blog - Nov 2014
Eight tips to avoiding fraud on an industrial scale

Commercial fraud is on the rise and the villains are getting faster, smarter and more...

Blog - Nov 2014
Why are young renters and affluent couples falling prey to…

Identity thieves prey on those in rented accommodation as easy-to-intercept mail and prolific use of online services mark this group as a target for fraudsters....

Blog - Nov 2014
Build the fairest, most effective debt collections strategy

As the number of consumers struggling with debt continues to grow, institutions need collections strategies that treat customers fairly, deliver the best business outcomes and minimise operational...

Blog - Oct 2014
Are regulators now set to turn their attention to anti-money…

Critical success of AML and KYC initiatives have to be underpinned by a combination of vigilance and...

Blog - Oct 2014
The importance of customer centricity in financial services

The importance of putting the customer at the heart of everything you do has long been discussed, but just when you think you’ve understood what they want, and how best to look after them, they...

Blog - Aug 2014
New banking entrants blighted by back-office legacies

Derek Garriock, our Head of Business Solutions, outlines just some of the challenges faced by new...

Blog - Aug 2014
Homeowners face affordability squeeze when rates rise

The affordability of mortgage repayments is once again under the spotlight following recent comments by the Governor of the Bank of England that “gradual and limited” increases in interest rates...

Blog - Jul 2014
Improved insight through Financial Strategy Segments

Get personal and household-level segmentation based on distinct financial lifestyle types comprehensively reflecting factors that directly influence consumer...

Blog - Jul 2014
Plug in to Payments FM

Payments FM gets a...

Blog - Jul 2014
Fraud Report 2014

Right now fraud is a complex and interesting picture, but we’ve covered the how, who and where it’s taking place in the Fraud Report...

Blog - Jun 2014