Jun 01, 2021: In a recent interview with Leasing Avenues, Reid Raykovich, executive director of the CLFP Foundation, spoke about the Certified Lease & Finance Professional Foundation. Based in the US, the certification is a key credential for equipment leas...
 
May 26, 2021: Ian Isaac, managing director of Lombard, the largest AF50 bank subsidiary, explains how the focus for the year ahead will be on supporting customers to help them recover from the pandemic and ‘build back better’. ...
 
May 24, 2021: The sale of Barclays’ remaining UK asset finance business means far more than the loss of a top 10 AF50 company; it must also raise questions about the future of leasing for UK banks, according to industry consultant Julian Rose. ...
 
May 17, 2021: Following the news that the FCA is considering adding a sixth question on diversity and inclusion (D&I) to its five conduct questions (5CQs), legal professionals at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP have concluded that this marks a shift in the F...
 
May 04, 2021: The asset finance industry has undergone some of the most fundamental changes in its history over the past year and new risks are now emerging as finance providers focus on growth in a post-pandemic era, as Adam Kobeissi, innovation director i...
 
Apr 12, 2021: Having enjoyed a 50-year-long career in the asset finance industry, Brian Rogerson has stepped down from his role as consulting editor and co-founder of Asset Finance International. Brian (pictured above) co-founded the magazine in September 2009 ...
 
Apr 07, 2021: With the nature of the UK’s economic recovery from the pandemic evolving on an almost daily basis, many small business owners are concerned over access to finance. On this topic, Allica Bank’s head of asset finance, Richard Cameron (pictured above...
 
Mar 31, 2021: Of all the milestones chalked up in the 12 months since the first wave of the pandemic hit the UK, it is one of the less heralded, but no less remarkable; 100,000 British firms have applied for, and received, a Coronavirus Business Interruption Loa...
 
Mar 26, 2021: It is both a turbulent and exciting time in the asset finance services industry. Though companies face heightened competition from digitally-native disruptors, the shifting attitudes of consumers and the continual emergence of new fintech technolog...
 
Mar 17, 2021: With more than 1.2 million UK customers in “severe debt”, many non-bank lenders are concerned at the rising levels of debt on their balance sheets and may be at the point of collapse. However, FICO’s vice president for collections and recovery, Br...