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Is Artificial Intelligence AI upon us?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is probably the most talked about advancing technology which promises to transform whole industries in the next five years with profound implications on the world we live in. Of course, we've been aware of this coming dawn and the potential impacts it could have on humanity and the world for years [...]

By |2018-08-22T16:36:14+00:00August 21st, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

Market Access’s New Website Launches

We are delighted to announce the launch of Market Access's brand new website, which launched earlier today. About Market Access What makes Market Access different is the full business solution for funds and currency management. Market Access caters for businesses, large and small, who are looking for new card processing, foreign exchange, virtual banking [...]

By |2018-08-01T08:27:04+00:00August 1st, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

Sports Club Lottery Announces Partnership with Nottinghamshire FA

Prize Provision Services is delighted to announce a brand-new partnership with Nottinghamshire FA for its Sports Club Lottery which will see clubs across the region able to raise money directly from a lottery. Sports Club Lottery already helps hundreds of sports clubs and organisations across the country to generate extra money to help them grow. Prize [...]

By |2018-07-30T16:12:07+00:00July 30th, 2018|Charity|0 Comments

Did the World Cup Impact the Economy?

Did the World Cup impact the economy? Yes, but not by much and perhaps the Weather had more of an impact than 'it nearly coming home'. "Retail sales grew strongly across the three months to June 2018 as the warm weather encouraged shoppers to buy food and drink for their BBQs. However, in June retail sales [...]

By |2018-07-20T17:54:44+00:00July 20th, 2018|Financial, International|0 Comments

The Bank of England and FCA Order Banks to Reveal Tech Meltdown Plans

UK banks have been told to reveal tech meltdown plans by The Bank of England and the Financial Conduct Authority. Together, they have given financial firms three months to detail how they would respond if their systems failed. In part, this has been triggered by some TSB customers being left unable to access online [...]

By |2018-07-07T12:53:32+00:00July 7th, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

Global Growth Expected to Ease

According to The World Bank, global growth is projected to stabilize at 3.1 percent in 2018—the same pace as last year—supported by firming investment in advanced economies, a continued recovery in commodity-exporting emerging market and developing economies, and still robust growth in commodity-importing ones. However, only in a minority of countries will activity accelerate further this year, and global [...]

By |2018-06-25T11:52:08+00:00June 25th, 2018|International|0 Comments

Debit Card Payments Overtake Cash with Contactless Payments Rising Sharply

Debit card payments have overtaken cash use. New figures show contactless technology is taking a firm hold on day-to-day spending with 25-34 year olds embracing the rise of new technology faster than expected. According to banking trade body UK Finance. 13.2 billion debit card payments were made last year versus 13.1 billion cash payments. 14% [...]

By |2018-06-18T10:50:14+00:00June 18th, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

Brexit Vote Likely to Impact Sterling

Sterling traders will be keeping a close watch on proceedings in the House of Commons where MPs will be voting on 15 House of Lords amendments to the EU Withdrawal Bill. These amendments include requiring the UK to negotiate a customs union with the EU before passing the final bill and giving parliament more [...]

By |2018-06-11T17:29:50+00:00June 11th, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

High-cost credit review findings from the Financial Conduct Authority

On Thursday the Financial Conduct Authority published its review of high-cost credit and has outlined a number of key areas which will see UK banks having to develop technology to help customers at risk of slipping into debt, as well as a range of financial management tools to make it easier to keep on [...]

By |2018-06-01T16:05:01+00:00June 1st, 2018|Financial|0 Comments

Italy’s Economic Impact of Missing The World Cup

This summer, it won't just be the Italian public looking a bit glum as countries from around the world take part in the World Cup. Gli Azzurri's failure to qualify for the World's premier sporting competition for the first time since 1958 may cost the nation around 1 Billion Euros. “It’s not only about [...]

By |2018-05-21T13:19:15+00:00May 21st, 2018|Financial, International|0 Comments