94% of self-employed don’t know about the end of self- assessment, new research finds

With the tax self-assessment deadline fast approaching on 31 January, many tax payers will be preparing to submit their return on time, or risk facing a penalty. Perhaps unsurprisingly, not everyone is a fan of this process; new research, carried out by YouGov for 1Tap Receipts, the expenses…

Percentile shortlisted for Risk Management Software of the Year award

Percentile, leading innovator in risk management and RegTech, today announced it has been shortlisted for the prestigious FStech awards 2017 in the Risk Management Software of the Year category. The FStech awards are a yearly celebration of technology excellence and innovation within the UK and EMEA…

Consumers increasingly aware of online security risks, but hold businesses responsible for data breaches, finds Gemalto study

Only 30% of consumers believe companies are taking their personal data protection very seriously
58% of consumers fear they will be victims of an online data breach
66% would be unlikely to do business with organizations responsible for exposing financial and sensitive information 

Contis Group appoints Jason Ollivier as Chief Disruption Officer

Contis Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Ollivier to a newly-created executive role, as Chief Disruption Officer.

This role is a unique and interesting development in the growth of Contis.  It demonstrates Contis’ strong commitment to understanding the fundamental…

Mastercard Launches Mobile Marketplace to Digitize East Africa’s Agricultural Sector

2KUZE gives farmers access to more buyers, enables them to run a more profitable business and paves the way to a cashless agricultural sector 

Mastercard today launched 2KUZE, a digital platform that connects smallholder farmers, agents, buyers and banks in East Africa. 2KUZE, which in…