Anti-money laundering (AML) specialist SmartSearch has announced that it will become a Living Wage employer. The voluntary commitment sees directly employed staff including casual workers over the age of 18; receive a minimum hourly wage of £8.75 in the UK; significantly higher than the national minimum wage for over 25s of £7.83 per hour. The company, based…

UK Finance, the trade organisation representing around 300 firms in the finance and banking industry operating in the UK, has today announced the appointment of David Postings, Global Chief Executive, Bibby Financial Services and Mark Barnett, President of Mastercard UK, Ireland, Nordics & Baltics, to its Board. David and Mark will be joining the 22-strong…

Business outsourcing specialist Target Group has appointed Marcella Rich to its Executive Committee as Director of Client Services. Rich who brings a wealth of experience in business process outsourcing and financial services having held senior positions in Capita, HPES and Marlborough Stirling, will be responsible for leading a team of Account Managers, Account Directors and…

Loans management and credit technology company, Equiniti Credit Services, has announced that it has recruited a further 15 software engineers to provide two additional Scrum teams specialising in C#.Net and Java and is actively looking to recruit more. The company is moving into Azure Public Cloud for hosting all aspects of its technical operations, including…

Darlington Building Society has announced the appointment of Andrew Craddock as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Craddock will join the Society, subject to regulatory approval, on December 1st Craddock has over 30 years of experience in the industry and joins directly from Buckinghamshire Building Society, where he has been the Chief Executive for the…

Buckinghamshire Building Society has announced that subject to regulatory approval, Gerard O’Keeffe will become its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). O’Keeffe will begin the role on 19th November. Current Chief Executive Andrew Craddock will leave to join Darlington Building Society. Robin Bailey, Chairman of the Buckinghamshire Building Society said “We are delighted to have Gerard O’Keeffe joining…

Business Secretary has Greg Clark confirmed new appointments to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). Martin Coleman joins as  Inquiry Chair and Panel Chair. As 1 of 4 Inquiry Chairs, he will be responsible for chairing groups of CMA panel members making decisions on Phase 2 merger inquiries, market investigations and regulatory appeals. The Panel Chair supports the effective…

Collections specialist Debt Managers (Services), business growth has resulted in a £1million office refurbishment and the creation of 70 job opportunities for local people over the next six months. Debt Managers (Services), was acquired by Secure Trust Bank in 2013. Since then the credit management company has grown rapidly, leading to a significant recruitment drive…

Omnichannel contact centre technology specialist Noble Systems has announced that it has opened a new London office alongside confirmation of a number of new appointments. Noble welcomed James Riley, VP Sales & Marketing EMEA & India, who joined at the end of last year, bringing with him extensive experience in company growth and expansion. In addition,…

Retail finance technology provider Deko has appointed a new Chief Technology Officer to accelerate the development of its platform, deliver continual product innovation and harness the imminent launch of major new partnerships. Mufti Monim joins from Lebara Money, where as head of technology he set up an international money transfer platform in the UK, achieving…

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