Digitalization insufficient: Over half of European companies rate themselves poorly. This is shown by the EOS survey “European Payment Practices” 2019. Where are the weaknesses?
In matters of data security there’s still work to do. An EOS survey shows that top decision-makers in European firms see cyber security as a trending issue.
The EOS survey “European Payment Practices” 2019 shows that only 28 percent of European companies offer digital payment. Will the EU Directive PSD2 create momentum in the market?
Tight credit terms with one bank, relaxed terms with another? Non-performing loan volumes in financial institutions provide an explanation for this.
Europe’s banks are selling their non-performing loans – but to whom? This infographic explains the market for NPLs, names the key players, and depicts the situation in crisis-hit countries.
No phone call can replace a personal conversation – that’s why Karel Smerak’s day often starts at the airport. We accompanied the specialist for debt purchases in Eastern Europe for a week.
EOS in France has bought a large NPL portfolio from CIF. For EOS the multi-million deal is one of the largest debt purchases ever; for CIF it is an attractive way to further reduce its NPL volume.
The ECB wants to pick up the pace: non-performing loan volumes amongst Europe's financial institutions should be falling faster. A proposal now makes the time horizon clear.
No more payment fees, a world of new opportunities for fintechs: the EU directive is making banks more open.
The revenue they recover for companies is used for urgently needed investments - and to prevent insolvencies.
New regulations could attract more high quality investors und lead to rising trade volumes