TITLE

Contemporary Changes in Credit Scoring

AUTHOR(S)
Rimmer, Julian
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Credit Control;2005, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explains the history of automated decision systems and looks at contemporary issues concerning consumer credit in Great Britain. Factors contributing to the confusion in consumer credit scoring; Techniques used in establishing a scoring system; Evolution of credit reference agencies.
ACCESSION #
17602788

 

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