The recognised standard
in credit management
Established in 1939, the Institute of Credit Management is Europe's largest association for the credit management profession

House of Commons Small Business, Enterprise & Employment Bill 

The Institute of Credit Management was called to provide evidence to the Small Business, Enterprise & Employment Bill Committee on 14 October 2014. 

The Institute’s evidence can be viewed at 10:46:00.


ICM says late payment debate must not descend into political point scoring

radio5livelogo Philip King, Chief Executive of the ICM was interviewed on this topic on Radio 5Live Investigates on 13 October 2014 – to listen to this interview click here (the interview starts at approximately 28mins 28 secs).
To read the Institute’s press release please click here.
For the full Government release click here.
To read Philip King’s personal blog on the media furore click here.


ICM features in House of Commons debate
On 8 November 2012, the House of Commons held a debate to consider ‘stimulating growth through better use of the Prompt Payment Code’.  Please watch the debate below or click here for the transcript.
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Private Members’ debate – Parliament – Late payments to small and meduim sized enterprises-14 September 2011


On 10 November 2011, the Prime Minister and Vince Cable launched a Finance Fitness Campaign, which brings together private and public sector information, guidance and advice for SMEs to help them understand and master their cashflow, access a variety of finance sources and improve the proposals they put forward to investors. Here is a video clip of expert panellist, Philip King, the Chief Executive of Institute of Credit Management sharing his view at the launch of the campaign.


ICM have a number of services that can assist with cashflow, see Managing Cashflow Guides and ICM Collections Toolkit for SMEs.