Late Payment

The Late Payment Survey: how is late payment affecting business?

British businesses currently have to wait an average of 22.5 days beyond agreed credit terms to be paid by their customers, according to new research. This figure, which represents the longest delay...

Blog - Mar 2015
Late Payments: SMEs are owed almost £55bn

Small and medium UK businesses are owed more than £55 billion in unpaid or outstanding invoices, a new study has revealed. The study, conducted by the European payment systems provider Sage Pay, has...

Blog - Apr 2014
Payment Performance: Protect yourself against Days Beyond Terms

Our payment performance information, which continually analyses data on nearly two million businesses, reveals that UK firms were paying their bills almost 28 days late at the end of 2013, two days...

Blog - Feb 2014
Late Payment: Small Businesses showing the way

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...

Blog - Nov 2013