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Experian expects CPI inflation to increase very gradually, t...

Posted on May 18 2016 by
The Consumer Prices Index (CPI) rose by 0.3% in the year to April, down from 0.5% in the year to March....

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Preparing for IFRS 9 – A tailored approach to loss foreca...

Posted on Apr 20 2016 by
With a tailored approach, you get the best forecast of future losses for you – one that suits your portfolio perfectly rather than a one-size-fits-all solution....

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Preparing for IFRS 9 – The wider benefits of transitioning...

Posted on Apr 18 2016 by
IAS 39 has been around in its current form since 2005, so you may be nervous about the transition to IFRS 9. However, as All Blacks legend Brad Thorn discovered, switching from one system to another can bring huge rewards:...

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Labour market gains ease but earnings growth accelerates...

Posted on Mar 16 2016 by
In line with Experian’s expectations, today’s figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show growth in most labour market metrics eased from the strong rates reported last month. Earnings growth was a key...

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Preparing for IFRS 9: Take the direct route to accurate prov...

Posted on Mar 15 2016 by
In life, it does not matter how much work you put into something if you are heading in the wrong direction, as one Olympic athlete once discovered to his dismay:...

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Q4 GDP in line with Experian’s view that the economic grow...

Posted on Mar 01 2016 by
The second estimate of GDP was unrevised from the preliminary figure, confirming growth at 0.5% q-on-q in 2015 Q4. This follows q-on-q growth at near 0.5% in each of the previous three quarters, indicating that UK economic...

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Labour market remains strong though earnings growth continue...

Posted on Feb 17 2016 by
Experian welcomes the positive labour market figures released today, though the weakness in wage growth remains a concern....

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Experian expects CPI inflation to remain marginally above ze...

Posted on Feb 16 2016 by
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 0.3% in the year to January, compared with 0.2% in December. This is the highest annual rate registered for 12 months....

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Preparing for IFRS 9 – Change affects us all differently, ...

Posted on Feb 11 2016 by
Welcome to the second instalment of our Loss Forecasting blog series, which will show you how Experian can help you get your business IFRS 9 compliant and ready for implementation. ...

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