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09
December
2021
| 17:35 Africa/Harare
Strong growth in new account openings (originations) recorded across all major categories, with the exception of credit cardsYounger generations featured more heavily in new account openings, having displayed significant declines in the early
06
December
2021
| 14:00 Africa/Harare
TransUnion analyses early holiday e-commerce fraud attempt ratesTransUnion released new findings today around global e-commerce fraud trends that occurred during the busiest period of the 2021 holiday shopping season. The analysis found 17.5% of all
01
December
2021
| 19:41 Africa/Harare
By Avesh Singh, head of TransUnion’s Global Capability Centre in South AfricaCOVID-19 has shaken up the way the world works – and for some industries, there’s no going back. For the global capabilities centre (GCC) sector, the change is significant,
26
November
2021
| 13:10 Africa/Harare
Despite struggling with increasing debt burdens, South African consumers can’t resist the lure of a good deal. According to TransUnion data, consumers who open new credit facilities during the Black Friday period every year end up spending more than
09
November
2021
| 13:00 Africa/Harare
South Africa’s local car market saw a significant shift in pricing trends in the third quarter of 2021, with the new vehicle price index—which effectively measures the inflation rate for new vehicles—halving from the same period in 2020, while the
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September
2021
| 13:00 Africa/Harare
Delinquencies stabilise across all major consumer credit products, with the exception of unsecured personal loansOutstanding balances continue to increase across all major consumer credit productsAlmost a third of South African consumers plan to

TransUnion Articles

13
March
2019
| 11:15 Africa/Harare
An estimated 34 million consumers[1] will be purchasing online in South Africa in 2019 and businesses need to adapt if they are going to protect these transactions, is the recommendation from TransUnion Africa. “The increased sophistication of
09
February
2018
| 14:40 Africa/Harare
A broken car window or minor scrape here, a few loose roof tiles or a little flood-damage there. Most people who habitually put off applying for or improving their home or vehicle insurance policies do so because they (often incorrectly) assume that
28
March
2017
| 00:00 Africa/Harare
TransUnion launched today its Auto Prefill solution intended for the underwriting of auto vehicles in the short-term insurance market. As a result of this solution, the time-consuming exercise of quoting for vehicle insurance is now a quick, easy
09
March
2017
| 01:00 Africa/Harare
TransUnion (NYSE: TRU), a trusted provider of global information solutions for assessing and managing risk, has launched an update on their successful Nipashe SMS short code solution – Nipashe 2.0. Nipashe 2.0 will still offer consumers the ability