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UK retailers report positive revenue impact from embedded finance

New research from retailers in the UK indicates that embedded finance could unlock a significant incremental revenue between 4-7%. That…

Funding Circle pre-tax losses widen to £33.2 in 2023 

UK-based financial services company Funding Circle has reported a pre-tax loss of £33.2m for the year 2023, compared with a…

Houthi-controlled waters: Leasing industry grapples with threats to shipping routes

As Houthi attacks disrupt shipping in strategic chokepoints, leasing companies face uncertainties and increased risks in the wake of geopolitical…

Demand for personal guarantee-backed SME finance rose by 68% in 2023

The latest Purbeck Personal Guarantee Insurance (PGI) Monitor reveals a concerning trend for small business owners in the UK. Over…

Optimum Finance expands account executive team with new hires

Bristol-based invoice finance provider Optimum Finance has appointed Hazel Hastings and Savannah Smith as Account Executives to support its customer…

UK green energy legislation: How business can keep up

Britain’s commitment to its net zero targets has been called into jeopardy in recent weeks. Internal divisions within the Conservative…

Q4 2023 update: digital payments related M&A activity in the payments industry

Analysis of the key themes driving M&A activity reveals that digital payments accounted for 22 payments deals announced in Q4…

Q4 2023 update: digital payments related private equity activity in the payments industry

Analysis of the key themes driving private equity deal activity reveals that digital payments accounted for 2 payments deals announced…

Q4 2023 update: renewable energy related private equity activity in the financial services industry

Analysis of the key themes driving private equity deal activity reveals that renewable energy accounted for 5 financial services deals…

Q4 2023 update: online payments related M&A activity in the payments industry

Analysis of the key themes driving M&A activity reveals that online payments accounted for 11 payments deals announced in Q4…

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