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Target Group strengthens board with Non-Executive Director appointment

Target Group strengthens board with Non-Executive Director appointment

Target Group has today announced the appointment of Aileen Wallace as an Independent Non-Executive Director and Board Member.

Target’s Women in Finance Charter commitments

Target’s Women in Finance Charter commitments

At Target we’re committed to driving Diversity and Inclusion, that’s why we’ve signed up to the Women in Finance Charter. Here are the commitments we've made to meet the Women in Finance Charter.

Target Group hires Mark Gilliver as Business Development Director

Target Group hires Mark Gilliver as Business Development Director

Target Group has today announced the appointment of Mark Gilliver as its new Business Development Director. Drawing on many years of experience in the financial services sector his new position will focus on business development, client services and operational transformation.

Target Group reduces gender pay gap well below industry average as it champions diversity

Target Group reduces gender pay gap well below industry average as it champions diversity

Target reduced its gender pay gap by 4.8 percentage points to 22.5%, considerably below the industry average of 33.4%*. It also reduced is median pay gap by 5.5 percentage points to 15.1%, more than half the figure for the financial services and insurance sectors (35.7%*).

Target’s Sophie named Best HR Professional in Sector at Wales HR Awards

Target’s Sophie named Best HR Professional in Sector at Wales HR Awards

Sophie Grant has been named Best HR Professional in Financial & Professional Services for her role at Target Group at the 2019 Wales HR Awards, which recognises and celebrates the achievements of HR professionals across Wales.

Don’t automate your problems – getting results from RPA in banking operations

Don’t automate your problems – getting results from RPA in banking operations

In the new and exciting world of robotic process automation (RPA) the same kind of thing could be said – don’t automate your problems – yet today again many banks and financial services institutions are rushing headlong into digital programmes without considering what they are automating.

Target Group boosts client services and business development teams with two new hires

Target Group boosts client services and business development teams with two new hires

Target Group has appointed financial services expert Neil Glover as Business Development Director. Target also adds to its Client Services team with David Facenfield joining as Client Development Director.

2019 Market Predictions

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.

Can technology make consumer spending more ‘responsible’?

Can technology make consumer spending more ‘responsible’?

Charities are increasing their pressure on the finance industry to do more to protect its customers from their own spending. With Barclays introducing ways for its debit cards to be ‘switched off’ to certain types of spending, will we see such features extend further into all retail finance?