Consumer finance new business grows by 19%

New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that consumer finance new business grew by 19% in March 2022 compared with the same month in 2021. In Q1 2022 overall, new business was 34% higher...

| Consumer Lending

£101m of fraud prevented by finance industry funded police unit

A specialist police unit which targets the organised criminal gangs behind fraud prevented a record £101 million from being...

17th May 2022

87% of 11-18-year-olds have limited knowledge about managing money

New research by Yorkshire Building Society has found that nearly nine out of ten (87%) 11-18-year-olds have limited knowledge...

17th May 2022

Second charge mortgages grow by 42%

New figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) have shown that second charge mortgage new business volumes...

17th May 2022

Asset finance new business grows by 13%

New figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that total asset finance new business (primarily leasing...

17th May 2022

Second charge mortgages grow by 42%

New figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) have shown that second charge mortgage new business volumes grow by 42% Commenting on the latest new business figures for the second charge mortgage market, Fiona Hoyle, Director of...

| Consumer Collections

Third of drivers take on additional debt to keep driving

New research by comparethemarket.com has found that a third of drivers (31% think they will need to take on...

17th May 2022

Ofgem proposes quarterly price cap reveiws

Energy regulator Ofgem, has proposed that the energy price cap on bills should be reviewed every three months instead...

16th May 2022

Rogue IVA provider shut down

A rogue volume IVA provider has been wound-up by the Insolvency Service. Vanguard Insolvency Practitioners (along with three connected...

16th May 2022

Household finance measures hit record low for third consecutive month

The cost-of-living crisis has knocked consumer confidence again, according to the latest analysis from YouGov and the Centre for...

13th May 2022

Asset finance new business grows by 13%

New figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that total asset finance new business (primarily leasing and hire purchase) grew in March 2022 by 13% compared with the same month in 2021. In Q1 2022 as...

| Asset Finance

Time Finance appoints Head of Compliance

Time Finance has announced that they have appointed Sean Hughes as Head of Compliance. Hughes brings over 10 years’...

17th May 2022

Lending to small businesses hits all-time low, with six in ten impacted by late payment   

New findings from quarterly Small Business Index (SBI) has warned that banks ‘are pulling up the drawbridge’ to small...

16th May 2022

Over a third of small business owners predict growth

Over a third (37%) of small business owners predict growth for the next three months, the highest figure since...

16th May 2022

Value of business loans written off by banks almost doubles

The value of UK business loans written off by banks nearly doubled in the last quarter of 2021, rising...

16th May 2022

£101m of fraud prevented by finance industry funded police unit

A specialist police unit which targets the organised criminal gangs behind fraud prevented a record £101 million from being stolen in 2021, the highest amount in the unit’s 20-year history. The Dedicated Card and Payment Crime Unit (DCPCU) which...

| Consumer Lending

87% of 11-18-year-olds have limited knowledge about managing money

New research by Yorkshire Building Society has found that nearly nine out of ten (87%) 11-18-year-olds have limited knowledge...

17th May 2022

Consumer finance new business grows by 19%

New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that consumer finance new business grew by...

17th May 2022

Consumer car finance new business volumes increase by 2%

New figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that the consumer car finance market reported new...

17th May 2022

FPC proposes withdrawal of mortgage affordability recommendation

The Financial Policy Committee (FPC) has announced a proposal to withdraw its mortgage affordability recommendation. The current requirement requires...

13th May 2022

Quantuma announce new Director hire

Business advisory firm, Quantuma, has appointed Lee Brocklehurst as Director at its Nottingham office. Joining from RSM, Brocklehurst has over 25 years’ experience in restructuring and insolvency, working across a diverse range of accountancy practices and insolvency boutiques. As...

| Appointments

Interpath Advisory appoints new Insolvency MD

Independent financial advisory business, Interpath Advisory has announced the appointment of Michael Leeds as Managing Director (MD) in its...

9th May 2022

INSOLVENCY NOTICES: Winding Up Petitions – April 2022

In April Winding Up Petitions (Companies) have been issued and advertised in the London Gazette for the following companies:...

6th May 2022

INSOLVENCY NOTICES: Appointment of Administrators – April 2022

In April the following administration notices have been issued and advertised in the London Gazette for the following companies:...

6th May 2022

LIQUIDATION NOTICES: Creditors Voluntary Winding-Up – April 2022

Creditors Voluntary Winding-Up – Appointment of Liquidators notices have been issued in the London Gazette for the following companies...

6th May 2022


Tuesday 14th June 2022

Online Commercial Credit & Collections Conference

The Commercial Credit & Collections Conference series focuses on the latest updates in credit management and insolvency.

The next edition of the conference will provide Credit Managers and FDs with access to credit management and insolvency-related advice. The  Commercial Credit & Collections conferences are a platform to learn more about new industry services, products, the latest technology and best practice.

Thursday 7th July 2022

Online Collections Technology Think Tank

The fifth Online Collections Technology Think Tank will feature a number of discussions to understand the best possible collection strategies in 2022.

Tuesday 13th September 2022
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Online Lending Technology Think Tank 2.2

The fourth virtual Online Collections Technology Think Tank will feature a number of discussions to understand the best possible lending strategies in 2022. For more event information click here Click here to register

Thursday 17th November 2022
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2022 Credit & Collections Technology Think Tank, Midland Hotel, Manchester (followed by the 2022 Credit & Collections Technology Awards)

Credit Connect’s Credit & Collections Technology Think Tank is a new, innovative and unique event in the industry calendar.


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