OpenWonga

News and views

As one of the most high-profile businesses in the finance sector, we attract a broad range of views on what we do. Here's our factual take on some of the hot topics involving Wonga.

Hearts sponsorship

Date article publshed: 27/06/2013 Read original article >

On 27th June 2013 Hearts published a statement regarding our sponsorship of the club for the coming season - after our commitment to fast-track the terms of our current deal and provide funds for this season's sponsorship early.

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Response by Editor Published: Categories: Wonga Football Club Sponsorship

OFT referral to the Competition Commission

Date article publshed: 27/06/2013 Read original article >

On 27th June 2013 the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) referred the 'payday lending market' to the Competition Commission.

As a long-time advocate and pioneer of better regulation, Wonga welcomes the...

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Response by Editor Published: Categories: Wonga Competition Commission Office of Fair Trading (OFT)

Iconic gates to return to St. James' Park

The iconic gates which once adorned the home of Newcastle United are to officially return to St. James’ Park this summer.

Following positive discussions between club officials, members of the...

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Response by Editor Published: Categories: Wonga Football Club Sponsorship

Public Accounts Committee report

Date article publshed: 31/05/2013 Read original article >

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has published its report into the regulation of consumer credit.

The Times concludes that “One player comes out rather well from the report. Wonga…is cited...

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A new shade of grey

Date article publshed: 21/05/2013 Read original article >

For those who are wondering why OpenWonga has taken on a Newcastle United theme, we are celebrating the start of our four-year sponsorship deal with the Magpies.

The club has unveiled next...

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Response by Editor Published: Categories: Wonga Football Club Sponsorship

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