Billing software specialist Echo Managed Services has appointed four new team members to Aptumo, multi-utility billing software division. The billing technology business has taken on four new members of staff this month, as it expands the team behind its innovative and flexible, customer-friendly billing engine. Following a number of on-going projects and continued interest in…

The gap between monthly rental costs and mortgage payments is at its smallest in a decade, but renters are still paying almost 20% more of their income on housing costs in parts of the country. Nationwide, rents are now just 3% more expensive than mortgage repayments, which save homeowners £227 a year, according to a…

StepChange Debt Charity has announced that it is entering into an exciting new partnership with fintech innovator OpenWrks to bring the opportunities offered by Open Banking into its services. StepChange’s new Money Coaching tool, which will be made available to clients accessing support with their persistent credit card debt, will utilise OpenWrks’ sector-leading Open Banking…

Logistics operator  Europa Worldwide Group has promoted Adam McBride from Commercial Controller to Finance Director. Since he joined in 2016 McBride has played at integral role in developing new financial systems including the launch of Leo Finance, Europa’s internal IT system, and delivered a new reporting system to create a more efficient way of reviewing finances…