Here you can find the press releases issued by the Cheque and Credit Clearing Company. 

30 October 2017

Phased roll-out of faster cheque clearing system begins today​.

The new system reduces cheque clearing times from ‘six weekdays’ to the ‘end of the next weekday’.

27 July 2017

New market research commissioned by the Cheque and Credit Clearing Company (C&CCC) has found that increasing numbers of bank and building society customers are aware of the forthcoming introduction of the image-based cheque clearing system. 

22 March 2017

The Cheque and Credit Clearing Company has today announced details of the launch of an industry-wide image-based cheque clearing system that will speed up cheque processing significantly for customers across the UK.

05 January 2017

The Cheque and Credit Clearing Company (C&CCC) has announced the appointment of James Radford as its new Chief Executive Officer, with effect from Tuesday 3 January 2017.

15 December 2016

The UK’s interbank Payments System Operators (PSOs) – Bacs Payment Schemes Limited (Bacs), CHAPS, Cheque and Credit Clearing Company, Faster Payments and LINK – have today published a new guide entitled, An Introduction to the UK’s Interbank Payment Schemes.
 

11 February 2016

The Cheque and Credit Clearing Company (C&CCC) has today announced the appointment of a new independent director to its Board.

02 November 2015

The Cheque and Credit Clearing Company (C&CCC) has announced the appointment of Jane Bevis as the new independent Chair of its Board.

17 March 2015

Statistical bulletin for the year-end 2015 financial fraud figures covering payment cards, remote banking and cheques.

10 December 2014
  • 44% of consumers and 64% of businesses still write cheques
  • More than 700 million cheques written last year