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25-10-2021 | RO-AR Briefing

Headlines : -Rogers chairman is ousted by board after making play for five seats -UK neobank Zopa raises $300m to fuel next phase of growth -Revolut appoints RappiPay’s Guerra as Mexico CEO -Ofgem appoints Shell Energy to take on customers of Goto Energy -MaPS provides debt advice commissioning update -BNPL consultation launched by HM Treasury -In a ‘wildly imbalanced recovery’ – credit access must reflect consumers’ circumstances –… Read more

22-10-2021 | RO-AR Briefing

Headlines : -Fears over the future of free debt advice -Lloyds Bank to Shutter 48 Offices -How to Save Money Like a ‘Super Saver’ -Abolish energy price cap, says Scottish Power boss -BBVA launches digital retail bank in Italy -Are You Trying to Retain the Right Employees? -Average UK house price rises by £25,000 in a year | House prices -Third of low-income households unable to pay… Read more

20-10-2021 | RO-AR Briefing

Headlines : -Tesco opens its first checkout-free store -Klarna Makes Preemptive Move, Overhauls BNPL -Klarna wants you to buy now, and pay now -Major retailers bombard online shoppers with Buy Now Pay Later -Goto Energy becomes 13th energy supplier to collapse -Warning that households will be £1,000 worse off next year -UK under pressure to reimpose restrictions as COVID cases soar | Coronavirus pandemic News… Read more

18-10-2021 | RO-AR Briefing

Headlines : -Buy now, pay later firm Klarna to offer ‘pay now’ option -Facebook to hire 10,000 in EU to work on metaverse -UK fintech boom: Eight in 10 Brits use fintech apps for banking and payments post-pandemic -• Chart: LinkedIn Loses 3rd Largest Audience in China Shut Down -Rollout of new £100 contactless limit begins -Credit Kudos launches Open Banking credit score platform -Daligas becomes 15th energy… Read more

14-10-2021 | RO-AR Briefing

Headlines : -Two more energy companies go bust -Consumer spending grew 13.3% in September -Over half of UK credit providers plan to implement Open Banking in 2021 – CCR -Time’s up – new research reveals almost three quarters of businesses don’t have the skills to succeed in a post pandemic world – CCR -Bitcoin could trigger financial meltdown, warns Bank of England deputy | Cryptocurrencies… Read more