Credit Today has launched its Car Finance Conference & Awards 2016, to be held at the St Johns Hotel in Solihull on 9 June. Read full story
Islington council has confirmed that judicial services provider JBW Group has been selected to provide enforcement services for its Revenues service. JBW has already been working with Islington’s parking service since 2012. Read full story
Members of the Credit Services Association (CSA) have voted unanimously to retain Leigh Berkley and John Ricketts as President and Vice President respectively for another 12 months. Nick Cherry, managing director of Phillips & Cohen Associates International, has also been re-elected to the board for another three-year term. Read full story
Christine Farnish, the chair of peer-to-peer finance trade body the P2PFA, has challenged Lord Adair Turner’s warning that peer-to-peer (P2P) lenders represent a high risk to investors. Read full story
Insolvency Practitioner Kiran Kumar Mistry has been sentenced to three and a half years’ imprisonment, for conspiracy to defraud involving nine companies between 1998 and 2007. Read full story
New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show the number of second-charge mortgage repossessions fell to 228 in 2015, representing the lowest level in seven years. Read full story
The equity crowdfunding end of the peer-to-peer market has seen two M&A actions in one day, raising the possibility of further consolidation in the sector. Read full story
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Adam Thornber, managing director at Bridgeforce, explains the importance of understanding complaint trends
Unfortunately for creditors, involvement in insolvency transactions may only serve to put them in a worse position as time and publicity erode value, writes Graham Lane of Willkie Farr & Gallagher (UK) LLP.
While many do not think of insurers as credit providers, writes Equifax’s Jake Ranson, they very much are – and this brings with it opportunities as well as challenges.
Val Smith, credit authorisations director at the FCA, reviews the application process for consumer credit firms ahead of a milestone in March
In an update on new civil procedures, Paula Swain explains a new draft pre-action protocol for debt claims
John Fairhurst, policy and risk director at PayPlan, argues the current fee structure around Debt Management Plans is broken, and makes frank suggestions for its repair
Big banks are coming back to SME lending, says Syscap MD Philip White, but that's no bad thing for specialist finance providers
Public sector collections may seem like an entirely different world to all other types of debt recovery, but there are elements that the private sector can learn, writes Freddie Dawkins, organiser of The Local Authority Civil Enforcement Forum (LACEF)
Student loan over-repayments are still creating pressure on HMRC and the Student Loans Company to improve collections processes, writes Lesley Fidler