Fintech - turning big data into smart data

Dec 11, 2018 Phil Burgess

Fintech - turning big data into smart data

The rise of financial technology - fintech - is one of the biggest stories of the financial sector in recent years. In broad strokes, fintech's accelerating popularity and use is bad news for traditional banks - and great news for a huge range


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Accuracy is important for background screening companies

Dec 11, 2018 Quinn Thomas

Accuracy is important for background screening companies

Many businesses use the services of background screening companies to help them conduct comprehensive investigations into employees' consumer credit reports and criminal records. This practice is often crucial, as it helps employers determine


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Avoiding issues in the background screening process

Dec 11, 2018 Quinn Thomas

Avoiding issues in the background screening process

Background screening continues to become a more spoken-about aspect of corporate operations, especially as several sectors and government departments have increased efforts to identify and eradicate poor practices. Checks need to walk the fine


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FTC looking at background check processes

Dec 11, 2018 Quinn Thomas

Employers rely on background checks to assure they are hiring trustworthy and responsible individuals. However, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced that it will be taking a second look at these employment tools to ensure they


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More states reforming criminal background screening requirements

Dec 11, 2018 Quinn Thomas

Background screening has been a major topic of discussion among government officials, civil rights advocate groups and business leaders in recent years, especially considering the recovering economy and improving employment situation. Decision-makers


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