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Equiniti Riskfactor Launches New Training Academy

Wednesday, 6 March 2019
  • EQ Riskfactor Academy to provide specialist training for receivables finance professionals 
  • Innovative platform will deliver secure online training across multiple devices 
  • Equiniti Riskfactor continues to invest in its market-leading offering to clients 
  • Over 90% of the UK receivables finance market use its leading product, EQ Riskfactor 

Equiniti Riskfactor is pleased to announce the launch of a new interactive training course on receivables finance, working with On Business Training, a specialist provider of financial services training, in its first educational partnership. 

The training for the EQ Riskfactor Academy will be delivered through an online platform, allowing users access from any device and at any time. Learning will also be embedded through face-to-face courses. Qualifications on offer will range from entry level to advanced diplomas, with integrated digital assessments throughout. 

The syllabus, which features topics on due diligence and detecting fraud among others, has been produced by lecturers in financial services from higher education, and includes in-depth case studies and real-world scenarios. 

The high-quality course positions Equiniti Riskfactor as the ‘go to’ provider of specialist training in receivables finance, and reinforces its market leading knowledge and industry expertise. 

In the UK over 90% of the receivables finance market use Equiniti Riskfactor’s leading application (EQ Riskfactor) and the business is the leading provider of risk management and fraud analytics software for the global commercial finance market. 

Aaron Hughes, Managing Director at Equiniti Riskfactor, comments: 

“We’ve often been told that training is an important need and I am delighted to launch this new service which will help clients to upskill their people with the latest industry expertise. Our new academy is globally relevant and enables companies to invest in, grow and retain their talent to ensure that they are equipped to meet the business challenges of the future.” 

Jude Lynex, Managing Director at On Business Training, comments: 

“We are proud of this exciting new partnership with Equiniti Riskfactor – they have a fantastic reputation within the industry and their dedication to their clients is obvious. Our mutual commitment to cutting-edge technology will see the academy’s interactive content delivered on a secure microlearning platform.” 



For more information: 

Temple Bar Advisory 

William Barker / Sam Livingstone 
Tel: 078 2796 0151 / 077 6965 5437 

Notes to Editor: 

About Equiniti 

Equiniti Group plc is a FTSE-listed share services and fintech business, delivering technology-enabled solutions to some of the world’s best-known brands and UK’s largest public-sector organisations. 

It is the UK’s leading provider of share registration, employee share plans, and associated investor services, and also has market leading positions in pension administration and software, and employee benefit schemes. 

Equiniti’s services, which are delivered by over 5,000 employees, benefit 28 million people in the UK and 120 countries around the world. 

Equiniti Riskfactor is the leading provider of risk management and fraud analytics software for the global commercial finance market including factoring organisations, banks and alternative lenders. In the UK, over 90% of the receivables finance market use the leading application, EQ Riskfactor.