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Limited impacts from ECB’s latest bad-loan initiative Scope has reviewed the performance of Elrond NPL 2017 S.r.l. – Italian NPL Pillsbury Continues Financial Services Industry Push, Adding Prominent Leveraged Finance Partners Mike Michetti and Joel Simon in New York Banks still have a stake in consumer credit – but must adopt new tech or risk losing out The Stars Group Completes Acquisition of Sky Betting & Gaming Barclays launches £100,000 unsecured lending, as new research shows the value of faster finance to SMEs Värde Partners, Barclays And Guber Banca Acquire Non-Performing Loan Portfolio Originated By 53 Italian Cooperative, Rural AndPopolari Banks (GBV €1.4 Billion) Cerberus Agrees to Acquire a Majority Stake in Officine CST CODE Investing enters into strategic partnership with BNP Paribas Asset Management to originate SME loans Orrick Grows New York Finance Practice Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Innovators Poised to Reap Rewards as Fintech Reshapes how Money is Used Your First Credit Card | What You Should Know Scope Ratings affirms its issuer rating of BBB-/Stable on Germany-based Franz Haniel & Cie. 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Scope upgrades Greece’s long-term credit rating to B+ from B- and changes the Outlook to Positive Kraton Corporation Announces Pricing Of Private Offering Of Senior Notes Santander InnoVentures makes its first investment in Brazil via digital lending platform Creditas Banks recover 75% of defaulted debt owed by large corporate borrowers, finds new Global Credit Data report BASISBANK WILL MANAGE RISK AND ACCELERATE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WITH FICO TECHNOLOGY ARE UK HOUSEHOLDS READY FOR RISE IN INTEREST RATE POST BREXIT? NESTA OPENS APPLICATIONS FOR NEXT PHASE OF OPEN UP CHALLENGE FINANCE AND RESTRUCTURING ATTORNEY, SUZANNE L’HERNAULT, JOINS RIMON IN ITS NEW YORK CITY AND NEW JERSEY OFFICE AS PARTNER MORRISON & FOERSTER STRENGTHENS CROSS-BORDER FINANCE OFFERING WITH ADDITION OF PROMINENT PARTNER IN LONDON FE CREDIT SIGNS A US$50 MILLION LOAN CONTRACT WITH LION ASIA What is a secured loan? What is a signature loan How to get a loan with no credit How to Manage Your Money? DEUTSCHE BANK PROVIDES A US$100 MILLION LOAN TO FE CREDIT BNP PARIBAS ASSET MANAGEMENT ENTERS INTO STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH EUROPEAN ALTERNATIVE SME CREDIT SPECIALIST CAPLE 4FINANCE WELCOMES CREDIT RATING UPGRADE FREEDOM FINANCE ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BANK OF IRELAND TO PROVIDE GREATER ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE FINANCE ING BANK WILL USE FICO TECHNOLOGY TO POWER GROWTH IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC GROWTH STREET JOINS NESTA’S £5M OPEN UP CHALLENGE, AIMING TO TRANSFORM SMALL BUSINESS BANKING SOCIAL AND SUSTAINABLE CAPITAL RE-LAUNCHES ITS £30 MILLION OFFERING AS ‘THE THIRD SECTOR INVESTMENT FUND’ IN ANSWER TO SECTOR DEMANDS HERBERT SMITH FREEHILLS HIRES LEADING FINANCE AND BANKING PARTNER IN MOSCOW FE CREDIT AIMS TO DRIVE CASHLESS TRANSACTIONS WITH THE LAUNCH OF VIETNAM’S FIRST INSTANT CREDIT CARD FACILITY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ENTRUST DATACARD 4FINANCE HOLDING PRICES $325M BOND ISSUE AND ACHIEVES SUCCESSFUL REFINANCING NEW YEAR, NEW YOU: A CHALLENGE TO CONSIDER… STROOCK NAMES FIVE NEW PARTNERS AND SPECIAL COUNSEL FOR 2017 TBC BANK OF GEORGIA INCREASES LOAN APPROVAL RATE BY 40 PERCENT USING FICO TECHNOLOGY TWINO BECOMES FIRST P2P PLATFORM IN EUROPE TO LIST LOANS FROM RUSSIA WHITE & CASE PROMOTES 26 TO COUNSEL AND 15 TO LOCAL PARTNER UNSECURED LOAN– AND INDISPENSABLE TREND VPBANK APPROVES UNSECURED OVERDRAFT ONLINE TWINO GROUP, ONE OF EUROPE’S FASTEST GROWING CONSUMER LENDERS, HITS €300 MILLION IN ISSUED LOANS WHAT CAN LENDERS LEARN FROM THE MOTOR FINANCE SECTOR? CHESTER BUSINESS COMPARISON SITE EXPANDS ITS TEAM DOES IT MAKE SENSE TO HAVE MULTIPLE BUSINESS LOANS? RUSSIANS’ CREDIT PERFORMANCE REMAINS STEADY AT HISTORIC LOW, ACCORDING TO DATA FROM FICO AND NBKI PREVENTING BAD DEBT EFFECTIVELY AT THE GATE THE ENTREPRENEUR’S CHECKLIST FOR GETTING A BUSINESS LOAN. THE CLUES TO DETECTING FRAUD ARE HIDDEN IN RELATIONSHIPS ALTERNATIVE FINANCE FOR 2016: WHAT ARE YOUR OPTIONS? KEY TRENDS IN OF CREDIT AND LOANS DECISIONS STANDARD DATABASES ARE FAILING IN THE FIGHT AGAINST FRAUD FINANCE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES – WHAT ARE THE OPTIONS? AIFUL CORPORATION IMPROVES CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE USING SMART AUTOMATION IN COLLECTIONS DIEBOLD AND WINCOR NIXDORF TO COMBINE, CREATING PREMIER SELF-SERVICE COMPANY FOR FINANCIAL AND RETAIL MARKETS HCL ENABLES INTERNATIONAL PERSONAL FINANCE TO DIGITALLY TRANSFORM ITS CONSUMER LENDING EXPERIENCE FE CREDIT PRAISED AS BEST CONSUMER FINANCE COMPANY VIETNAM 2015 AGILITI FROM FISERV FUELLING CHANGE IN UK FINTECH ANACAP HAVE REACHED AN AGREEMENT WITH UNICREDIT FOR THE ACQUISITION OF €1.2BN UNICREDIT NPL CLAIMS WELLESLEY LAUNCHES RENEWED MINI-BOND OFFER LEGACY BANKS MUST RETHINK IT STRATEGY IN FACE OF CHALLENGERS CONSUMER LOANS OF UP TO VND 500 MILLION AT VPBANK VPBANK TO DEPLOY MOBILE CONSULTANCY SERVICES UK’S DEBT SAVVY CITIES REVEALED IN COUNTDOWN FITCH: SOUTH AFRICA SETS PRECEDENT FOR SENIOR BANK BAIL-IN CAVENDISH LEADS ON THE SALE OF FREEDOM FINANCE TO SOF ANNEX FUND FREEDOM FINANCE LTD ACQUIRED BY THE SOF ANNEX FUND NATIONWIDE BUILDING SOCIETY WINS FICO DECISION MANAGEMENT AWARD WITH STRATEGIC RISK INFRASTRUCTURE PROGRAM FISERV AND ANTHONY THOMSON INTRODUCE AGILITI TO ACCELERATE UK FINANCIAL SERVICES INDUSTRY TRANSFORMATION PHOEBUS SOFTWARE LIMITED TO LAUNCH IN THE REPUBLIC OF IRELAND PANCREDIT: RE-BUILDING THE LENDING MARKET’S REPUTATION GLE ONELONDON TEAMS UP WITH LLOYDS BANK AND THE EIF TO LEND £5M TO LONDON SMES RUSSIAN CONSUMERS’ CREDIT HEALTH STABLE AFTER TWO-YEAR DECLINE, ACCORDING TO FICO AND NBKI DATA INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY – INTANGIBLE, INVISIBLE BUT NOT INVALUABLE GIVING THE CONSUMER CREDIT – A BEST PRACTICE APPROACH HUNTING FOR FUNDS FOR YOUR BUSINESS Trade and Development Bank Business profile LENDING – WHERE IS IT HEADING – WITH OR WITHOUT BANKS? 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