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UK labour market regains vigour in line with Experian expectations

The key points comparing the three months to August 2015 with the three months to May were: Employment rose by 140,000. The number of employees was up 120,000, accompanied by a rise of 29,000 in...

Blog - Oct 2015
Final Estimate of GDP confirms UK recovery is on track

Experian’s view that the UK economic upswing remains on track was supported by official data released today, which confirmed that the economy grew by 0.7% in real terms in the second quarter of...

Blog - Oct 2015
2015 Q2 UK GDP second estimate, Experian forecasts solid consumer…

The second estimate of UK GDP for the second quarter of 2015 was unchanged from the first; confirming our expectation that growth had picked up to 0.7% q-o-q, from 0.4% in 2015...

Blog - Sep 2015
Current account fraud underpins the relentless rise of ID theft

Identity theft has risen 12 percentage points in the past year, now accounting for more than half of all detected frauds, with current accounts the fastest growing target for identity...

Blog - Mar 2015
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
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
Turning your credit report into your credit score

Chris McGuckin outlines how your credit report is converted into your credit...

Blog - Jun 2014
New OpenSSL flaw puts online security back in the spotlight

Hot on the heels of Heartbleed, a new high-profile OpenSSL flaw has...

Blog - Jun 2014
Payments FM podcast – Using mobile devices in banking and…

The latest in a series of payments related industry podcasts from our cohort of in-house...

Blog - Jun 2014
How can banking move forward in post-crisis Britain?

Derek Garriock, our Head of Business Solutions and former leader of Sales Transformational Design and Delivery for RBS, scrutinises the changes, challenges and opportunities facing the Banking and...

Blog - May 2014
Avoiding errors in B2B payments

Plug into Payments FM to hear a series of specialist industry...

Blog - May 2014
Plug into Payments FM to hear the future of ISO20022xml

The latest in our series of Payments FM...

Blog - May 2014