Default Figures of UK Bounce Back Loans Reach £5bn Per Month – Business Telegraph

Recent figures show that around £5bn worth of loans are not being repaid from the UK’s Bounce Back Loan Scheme – with around 83% of recipients requesting a payment extension. The Bounce Back Loan Scheme was launched in May 2020 in response to the covid-19 […]

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CEO Profile: David Beard, Founder of Lending Expert

David Beard is the founder of Lending Expert, one of the UK’s fast-growing price comparison websites in the last year. To date, the online price comparison has helped thousands of customers and has amassed a rating of 4.81 out of 5 on Reviews.io, based on […]

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Price comparison chief – “Loan industry is bound to make a comeback this year”

David Beard the founder of one of the UK’s fast-growing price comparison sites has highlighted the potential comeback of the loans industry in 2021. The year 2020 was a turbulent year for a lot of mainstream lenders. The result of the covid pandemic meant that […]

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Lending Expert Named Top Fintech in TechRound’s Fintech50

Lending Expert, the Manchester-based price comparison site, has just been announced as one of the Fintech50, according to TechRound. Lending Expert was founded in 2013 by David Beard. The price comparison site has grown exponentially in the last year, highlighting second charge mortgages and secured […]

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How fintech is changing the face of consumer finance

UK fintech is growing at an alarming rate, with the sector attracting  $5.7bn (£4.86bn) worth of investment in just the first six months of 2021, according to a recent report by Innovate Finance. From revolutionising credit scoring and streamlining payment processing, fintechs have, and are […]

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The biggest challenges facing financial directors in 2021

One could not have anticipated the repercussions surrounding Brexit and the pandemic, with both creating new obstacles for businesses to overcome and forcing financial directors to adapt and process their daily tasks in different ways. From increases in automation to demands for greater access to […]

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An interview with David Beard, Founder of Lending Expert

Lending Expert is one of the fastest-growing price-comparison sites for both loans and mortgages which has progressed massively over the course of the last year during the Covid-19 pandemic. Lending Expert has assisted thousands of customers to date and is currently rated 4.81 out of […]

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