Global information and insights provider TransUnion has appointed two Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) to its UK board. In their new roles, Margot Cronin, who will act as chair, and Jonathan Baum will promote the long-term sustainable success of the company, providing constructive challenge, strategic guidance and specialist advice to the UK board and management executives. Cronin…

Scottish accountancy practice Wylie & Bisset has promoted two long-standing members of its business recovery and insolvency department. The promotions see Insolvency Managers Paul McDougall, with almost 15 years’ service with the firm, move to Associate Director, and Chris Wardle, with over 19 years’ service, to senior Manager with effect from 1st February Donald McKinnon,…

Latest data published by UK Finance has revealed that spending across debit and credit cards fell in October 2020 compared to the previous month, as additional social distancing measures were introduced across the UK. There were 1.7 billion debit and credit card transactions in the UK in October, a 0.4 per cent decline from September…

Household financial wellbeing declined faster at the end of 2020 than at any time during the five years prior to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the Scottish Widows UK Household Finance Index (HFI). The headline seasonally adjusted index which measures households’ overall perceptions of financial wellbeing registered at 41.1 during the final quarter of 2020,…

Loans Warehouse has announced a charity fitness challenge in support of charity New Hope. Every year, the specialist broker, sets its directors, staff and supporters in the industry a fitness challenge in January to counter the excesses of Christmas’s conspicuous consumption in support of a chosen charity. This year’s charity is New Hope which provides…