Recovery comes slowly to Southern Europe
Businesses in Southern Europe are apprehensive about their customers’ ability or willingness to pay their invoices and debts on time, according to the latest European Payment Report.
Regional round up: a delve into payment behaviour across Europe
Understand the payment landscape across Europe as we have summarised the challenges faced by businesses and consumers in each country. The full breakdown of local results is available in our European Payment Report 2023: Country Snapshots White Paper.
Employee pay demands add to business pressure
Employees faced with cost of living increases are demanding higher wages in almost all businesses, according to Intrum’s latest research. Experts say this could reinforce inflationary pressures and slow economic growth.
Having satisfied customers drives up our resolution rate
The Director of Customer Receivables at energy company E.ON, sees credit management as an extension of E.ON’s own brand.
European businesses to set priorities amidst inflation hikes
The European Payment Report 2023 delves into the ways businesses are handling economic disruption and managing liquidity challenges. As inflation rate hikes continue to be a growing concern, European companies find themselves in a position where they must prioritize cost-cutting over growth. The report uncovers how businesses are coping with this liquidity crunch.
Change leadership is a change of lifestyle
Leadership at times of change can be challenging. Through a combination of structured activities and individual support, we are empowering our leaders to lead our transformation.
Investments: behind the scenes
As Intrum’s Chief Investment Officer, Javier Aranguren oversees Intrum’s Investment business and is responsible for around 300 investments every year – with a total SEK 38bn book value. As Intrum moves to a capital lighter business model, he explains how he sees the future developing.
Are businesses aggravating economic problems?
Life for Europe’s businesses has undeniably been tough, with macroeconomic shocks lining up one after the other: revenue disruptions, prolonged inflation fears, wage setting and cost-cutting.
8 tips for a smart summer economy
The holiday season is here and for some, it involves going on trips, attending summer parties, and indulging in other fun activities. However, these activities can also be quite costly. That's why we've created a free budget planner to boost your financial wellbeing this summer.