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May 15, 2019, 12:30 ET FICO Hosts Canada Digital Decisions Conference

HIGHLIGHTS: Canada Digital Decisions Conference taking place today at the Fairmont Royal York. Scott Zoldi, FICO, and Mike Gualtieri, Forrester Research, are keynote speakers. Conference presentation ...


Mar 13, 2019, 08:00 ET FICO Survey: Canadians are still most comfortable receiving auto financing from dealerships

The convenience of one-stop shopping continues to keep Canadian consumers offline and in-stores when it comes to purchasing their next vehicle TORONTO, March 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Highlights of Findings...


Aug 21, 2018, 08:00 ET FICO Survey: Full-Coverage Cybersecurity Insurance Doubles in Canada as Cyber Threats and Data Breaches Expected to Rise

Highlights: 40 per cent of Canadian firms surveyed have cybersecurity insurance that covers all likely risks – an increase of 22 percent from 2017 Canada's financial services companies are the most...


Aug 08, 2018, 08:00 ET FICO Extends Distribution Agreement with Equifax for FICO® Score in Canada

FICO extends multi-year agreement with Equifax® Canada to distribute FICO® Scores to lenders, consumers and additional businesses in Canada BEACON Score to be renamed FICO® Score in Canada Analytics...


Apr 12, 2018, 08:30 ET FICO Survey: Majority of Canadian Consumers Don't Shop Around for Automotive Financing Options

Highlights: FICO commissioned first global consumer survey on automotive finance experience Nearly 8 in 10 (78%) of Canadian consumers shopped for a vehicle first, before inquiring about financing...


Nov 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Survey: Canadian Consumers Prefer Electronic Reminders of Late Payments

Canadian consumers are telling their banks to embrace the digital age. That was the message from a new survey on lender communications by Silicon Valley analytics firm FICO. Fourty-three per cent of...


Jun 20, 2017, 04:00 ET FICO Survey: Canadian Firms May Be Overconfident in Their Cybersecurity

Highlights: 28 percent of respondents to a FICO survey on cybersecurity viewed themselves as top performers in their industry, and 24 percent felt they were above average in their preparedness....


May 31, 2017, 04:00 ET FICO Survey: More Than One-Third of Canadian Firms Do Not Have Cybersecurity Insurance

Highlights: 36 percent of Canadian security executives surveyed say their firm has no cyber security insurance, compared to 50 percent in the U.S. and 40 percent globally 80 percent of respondents...


May 23, 2017, 04:00 ET Canadian Companies Lag in Cybersecurity Investments, According to Global Survey

Highlights: 76 percent of surveyed Canadian executives believe the number of data breach attempts will be higher in a year, yet fewer than half say that their organization's investments in cyber...


Jan 21, 2015, 08:30 ET Rising Consumer Delinquencies and Persistent Wealth Gap Foreseen in North America: FICO Survey

Survey in U.S. and Canada finds less pessimism regarding student loan repayments TORONTO, Jan. 21, 2015 /CNW/ - The combination of growing consumer loan delinquencies and a troublesome wealth gap...


Oct 20, 2014, 08:30 ET Wealth Gap Poses Growing Risk to Financial System, Say Bankers in FICO Survey

Survey in U.S. and Canada also finds unemployment is biggest risks to consumer credit health TORONTO, Oct. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The widening wealth gap is a concern to more than six in ten bank risk...


Jul 08, 2014, 08:30 ET Housing Bubble Inflating, Mortgage Lenders tell FICO

Survey in U.S. and Canada finds consumer debt also source of concern; banks focusing heavily on debt-to-income ratio when making lending decisions TORONTO, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Mortgage bankers fear...


Jun 18, 2014, 08:30 ET Kevin Deveau Appointed Head of FICO Canada

TORONTO, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - FICO (NYSE:FICO), a leading predictive analytics and decision management software company, today announced that it has appointed Kevin Deveau to lead FICO's Canadian...


Apr 08, 2014, 08:30 ET FICO Survey: North American Bankers Predict Rise in Delinquencies on Credit Cards and Consumer Loans

Nearly half of respondents forecast an increase in credit card delinquencies, the highest level since 2011 TORONTO, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Risk appears to be reemerging as a concern in the consumer...


Jan 14, 2014, 08:00 ET FICO Survey: Consumer Re-Leveraging Raises Delinquency Concerns

2014 priorities similar at North American, European banks TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - As consumers continue to seek and receive more credit, the latest quarterly survey of U.S. and Canadian bank...


Oct 09, 2013, 08:32 ET FICO Survey: Consumers in US, Canada will Demand More Credit

Consumers aged 30-39 projected to be biggest drivers of credit demand SAN JOSE, CA, Oct. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Consumers' appetite for credit will continue to grow, according to the latest quarterly survey ...


Sep 10, 2013, 08:30 ET One in Three North American Insurers Feels Inadequately Protected Against Fraud, According to FICO Survey

57 percent of U.S. and Canadian insurers say personal lines insurance fraud losses will rise further in 2013 SAN JOSE, CA, Sept. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - FICO NYSE: FICO, a leading predictive analytics and...