Category: Latest Thinking

UK Consumer Debt: At a glance

Lenders are facing a tsunami of challenges off the back of the Covid-19 pandemic. The impact on consumer debt in the UK is huge and long-lasting. As we head towards the end of the furlough scheme, and with payment holidays finishing soon, lenders will need to be prepared for what comes next.

5 things lenders need to know about Generation Z and their approach to finance

Beth Collins, Solutions Lead at Target Group, examines what matters most to Generation Z when looking for financial products and providers.

Target Group shortlisted for the Digital Leaders 100 Awards

We’re delighted to have been shortlisted in the Digital Leaders 100 Awards in the AI Innovation of the Year category.

New challenges facing financial services in 2020 and beyond

Katie Pender, Senior Solutions Lead, takes a closer look at new key challenges facing financial services in 2020 and beyond.

Looking over the horizon of payment holidays and forbearance

We take a look at how businesses can adjust to the short and mid-term demand increase for servicing collections and arrears.

Arrears management for Local Authorities in a post-Covid-19 world

It's critical that local authorities and central government are well-prepared for an influx of financial support requirements as the lockdown is eased. Local authorities should be able to provide such support with empathy and fair treatment, despite tightened purse strings.

How can lenders successfully and responsibly deploy TFSME funds

Geraint Chamberlain, Head of Platform Solutions at Target Group, looks at the government’s new Term Funding Scheme.

What is RPA (Robotic Process Automation) & Why Does It Matter?

You might have heard all about it as it grows in popularity, but what is RPA (Robotic Process Automation) and why does it matter? We break it down in this post.

2019 Market Predictions

Trying to forecast what the market might look like is a difficult enough task at the best of times. But when faced with the backdrop of the current political and economic uncertainty, making predictions is increasingly difficult.