Category: Latest Thinking

Insurance disruption is inevitable – who will embrace the Uber’s in insurance?

Recent research undertaken by Target Group shows that consumers have not been well engaged by insurance companies to date; 85% of our respondents confirmed that they prefer to use the web when it comes to researching, buying or checking policies but that more than one in three find the experience “very confusing”.

Equity Release: current success and future challenges

The Equity Release industry has been one of the real success stories of the mortgage market over the past few years. We broke the billion barrier in 2013, set a new record of £1.4 billion in total lending last year and 2015 looks set to be yet another record-breaking 12 months.

Data Analytics – how to ensure a positive impact on your business

Large organisations will generally generate significant quantities of raw data and information on a daily basis – this data can be a real asset to the business and when utilised properly it will support more informed decisions throughout a business; optimising or creating processes/systems, methodologies and opportunities.

Interview with Bharat Sagar

We catch up with Bharat Sagar

Why is UK lending the place to be?

As talk in the media generally tends to focus on first-time buyers and London house prices, it’s easy to forget about the non-prime mortgage industry.

Question and Answer with Geraint Thomas, Partner, Eversheds

We catch up with Geraint Thomas, Partner at Eversheds.

Innovation in the non prime mortgage market

As talk in the media generally tends to focus on first-time buyers and London house prices, it’s easy to forget about the non-prime mortgage industry. It may appear to outsiders that the market has faded away, but non-standard customers are as important as ever – even if the market looks different from the past.

Building a Data Analytics capability

Developing a robust data analytics capability within a business, requires a number of important steps that need to be undertaken before embarking on any development programme. There are a couple of key points you must consider when starting this journey.

Hartmoor launch interview with Mike Newman and Ross Trotman

We catch up with Mike Newman and Ross Trotman from Hartmoor.