Sep 30, 2020: On 30 September John Rees is due to complete his 26-year career with Societe Generale Equipment Finance (SGEF). It marks the culmination of what Rees himself describes as a “fantastic” experience and which many in the industry will consider to be a...

 

Sep 29, 2020: Hitachi Capital has announced the death of well-known industry figure Gavin Wraith-Carter, the managing director of Hitachi Capital Business Finance. In a statement the company said that the popular business leader passed away from a fatal heart a...

 

Sep 07, 2020: Some 64% of financial services businesses are conducting, or plan to conduct, conversations with landlords around reviewing office space requirements, according to a financial services survey from the Confederation of British Industry and Pricewate...

 

Sep 01, 2020: With the second annual Asset Finance Professionals Association (AFPA) Trust Cycle Ride scheduled for 1 October this year, LTi Technology Solutions has announced its’ sponsorship of the event. Crucial in helping AFPA achieve its fundraising goals, ...

 

Aug 25, 2020: Executives at LTi Technology Solutions have seen a lot of change over its 30 years in business, but recent dramatic world events could make its 31st year the most memorable in its history. John Maslen spoke to new UK country manager, Robert Taylor,...

 

Aug 04, 2020: The International Asset Finance Network (IAFN) recently held another virtual conference, this time dealing with how forbearance measures have impacted the performance of existing portfolios and the lessons learned that can be applied to new busines...

 

Jul 20, 2020: Volvo Group veteran Marcio Pedroso was appointed as the new president of Volvo Financial Services (VFS) in March 2020. Having spent almost 20 years with the Group, he was already familiar with its operations and has held a number of senior position...

 

Jul 06, 2020: As the asset lending sector gets increasingly affected by liquidity issues IAFN sought the views of two senior auto finance specialists at its recent online conference. ...

 

Jul 03, 2020: In the latest of a series of online conferences run by the International Asset Finance Network (IAFN) delegates were informed of a range of topics surrounding auto and equipment finance liquidity. Speakers at the event included a range of senior p...

 

Jul 02, 2020: Rallying the industry: COVID-19 Legacy. As the asset lending sector gets increasingly affected by liquidity issues IAFN sought the views of senior equipment lenders at its recent online conference. ...