Thursday, April 18, 2024
Insurance provider, Direct Line has moved on from its long-running advertising campaign featuring Pulp Fiction character, Winston 'The Fixer' Wolfe. The campaign, developed by the advertising agency, Saatchi and Saatchi was launched in 2014 and helped Direct Line to reposition...
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the UK's financial sector regulator has published its final guidance on the fair treatment of vulnerable customers. The guidance, which aims to ensure that all customers are treated fairly, provides regulated firms with a definition...
Measures taken by the governments of the world have taken a collective swipe against the global pandemic caused by COVID-19. In the process of trying to stop the virus, governments have also stopped the economy. On the front line of...
Listen to the full interview An interview with Kimberley Waldron, MD at SkyParlour Since 2009, my latest guest on the podcast has along with her business partner run a communications agency that works in the fintech space. "We started the business...
Despite the delay to the UK's easing of lockdown, Fintech Week London, a hybrid event scheduled for 12-16th July will take place with its planned programme of physical and virtual sessions. Speaking via the event website following the UK government's...
Instances of so-called featured snippets in Google's search results within the finance industry have dropped by 60%. Data from SEO software firm, Moz shows that in February, featured snippets dropped by 40% overall in mid-February, with no signs of...
Admiral is issuing £110m worth of refunds to its car and van insurance customers in response to the nation following government advice to stay home. Admiral says it's issuing the refunds in recognition of its customers' decision to follow government...
It has been a roller-coaster few weeks for Zoom, the video conferencing platform. At the end of last year, the company had 10m users, in the post-COVID-19 world, it has racked up 200m daily users. Following its incredible rise, it...
Just under half of UK adults, aged 18 or over display at least one characteristic of vulnerability. That's according to the findings of the FCA's Financial Lives Survey and it equates to 24.1m consumers. The FCA believes that the COVID-19...
In March this year, Bruce Hepburn, CEO at Mactavish, a leading insurance consultancy issued a scathing analysis of the commercial insurance industry. His analysis centred on the industry's insistence on delivering commercial insurance as a commodity, a habit that...