Consumer finance specialist, BNP Paribas Personal Finance has announced that it will use Experian’s Open Banking technology and Aryza’s Debtsense digital platform to provide round-the-clock online account reviews to customers who have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The company says that has moved quickly with its partners to put the solution in place inside…

The Insolvency Service has published its latest which indicates that the overall number of company insolvencies decreased by 23% in Q2 2020 compared with 3,848 in Q1 2020 to 2,974 in Q2 2020), and by 33% when compared with Q2 2019 (4,425). Commenting on the figures Colin Haig, President of R3, the insolvency and restructuring…

Global analytics software provider Fico has named Louise Lunn to lead its newly created Global Analytics Delivery organization. Lunn, who is based in the UK, will oversee the teams of data scientists worldwide that develop custom analytics solutions and exploratory analytics projects for the world’s top banks, as well as retailers, telecommunications firms, insurance companies…

One in three consumers (35%) have checked their credit score during lockdown, with four million people looking at it for the first time according to latest research from TransUnion The research has revealed that this increased interest is due to people having more time (33%), with many on reduced working hours, combined with concerns about…

New insights from Experian’s Credit Barometer suggests consumers’ chances of getting approved for credit are now 60% higher than at the start of the COVID-19 lockdown Consumers now have a wider choice of credit cards and loans, because more lenders are returning to the market as the COVID-19 lockdown restrictions ease. Around half of lenders…