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Business insolvencies in France at the end of April 2015: The numbers continue to slowly improve
Thursday, 28 May 2015

The favourable swing first seen in 2014 continues. The immediate rise in business insolvencies in the first four months was partly due to a catching up after the artificially low year-end data, because of the industrial action within the court system, which has however resurfaced in May.

Russians' Credit Performance Is Worst in Seven Years, According to Data from FICO and NBKI
Tuesday, 26 May 2015

The credit performance of Russian consumers reached a seven-year low last month, according to data from FICO, the predictive analytics and decision management software company, and the National Bureau of Credit Histories (NBKI), Russia's leading credit bureau. Continuing a three-year slide, the FICO® Credit Health Index fell in April to 94 points, two points lower than January 2015 and 21 points lower than the peak of 115 in January 2012. The index is the lowest since the index began in October 2008.

Bank Regulations Increasing Capital Requirements by $2 Trillion in Europe, U.S.
Thursday, 21 May 2015

LONDON, UK — May 21, 2015 — FICO has found cumulative capital requirements among banks in Europe and the United States are on pace to increase more than $2 trillion from pre-financial-crisis levels due to new regulations. That finding is included in a report on the global banking sector produced jointly by FICO and Chartis Research. To receive a copy of the report titled “Leading Practices in Capital Adequacy,” please visit the FICO website.

Company Watch, the rating specialists, adds Sweden to International Service
Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Company Watch, which specialises in tracking and predicting corporate financial health worldwide, has added Sweden to the many other major European countries to its online international system. This service will provide a full financial health assessment together with credit limits of around 700,000 Swedish companies.

Global Neural Technologies appoints General Managers for Asia and the Americas
Friday, 15 May 2015

Hampshire, UK: Risk management and analytics expert Neural Technologies has announced two new Regional General Managers for Asia and the Americas as part of the company’s global expansion programme. 

Ilex International launches in UK, providing complete Identity and Access Management solutions
Thursday, 14 May 2015

London, United Kingdom, 14 May 2015 - Leading French Identity and Access Management (IAM) solutions firm, Ilex International, today announced its expansion to the UK, offering enterprises the highest level of IT security products. The expansion to the UK is part of a broader growth strategy, with an ambitious target to generate 50 per cent of its revenue from outside France within five years.

FICO’s Vickie Miller Wins Information Security Executive Award
Thursday, 14 May 2015

Vickie Miller, senior director of cybersecurity product management at FICO, has been named the ISE® Central Executive of the Year by T.E.N. The award recognises Miller’s achievements in her role as chief information security officer at FICO, the predictive analytics and decision management software company. For more information please visit the T.E.N website (

FICO Data Shows Credit Card Fraud Rising in Germany
Thursday, 07 May 2015

LONDON — May 7, 2015 - New analysis from FICO, the predictive analytics and decision management company, shows that credit card fraud increased last year in Germany. In a sample of 7.5 million active cards issued in Germany, FICO found that losses due to fraud increased by 17 percent in the year from October 2013 to September 2014, compared to the previous year. This growth outstripped the growth in total card purchases, which rose just 5 percent. The number of successful fraudulent attempts rose by as much as 30 percent, while total authorised transactions rose just 8 percent.

Solunion strengthens Latin American presence: Uruguay operations launch
Tuesday, 05 May 2015

5 MAY 2015 - Solunion, the trade credit insurance joint venture created by Euler Hermes and MAPFRE, has formally commenced operations in Uruguay, offering local companies solutions and services designed to develop their business securely, providing access to its international risk control and recovery management network.

Businesses look beyond Budget - 2015 outlook cools as soft economy checks expectations
Tuesday, 05 May 2015

While this month’s Federal Budget appears of little concern, weak demand and consumer confidence are weighing on Australian businesses, which have again lowered their near-term expectations.

70% of companies in the Asia-Pacific Region experienced overdue payments in 2014
Thursday, 30 April 2015

Coface’s annual survey on the Asia-Pacific region questioned 2,695 companies in 8 economies. 70% of the companies surveyed experienced overdue payments in 2014 - the highest level in 3 years. In addition, 37% of the respondents reported that overdue amounts increased in 2014, up by 2% compared with the previous year. Companies in China, India, Hong Kong and Thailand are particularly affected.

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