Feb 27, 2020: Leading asset finance industry figures provide their view on the future developments that lie ahead for the sector. Miles Rogerson reports. Customer engagement will be a vital factor that drives success in the asset finance industry this year. ...
 
Jan 30, 2020: The allure of venture capital is undeniable as the hope of finding a ‘unicorn’ that goes on to a public offering maintains global interest, despite the risks involved. But there is a way to minimise the risks, argues Michael Joseph co-founder and c...
 
Jan 27, 2020: Global management consultancy Arthur D. Little has launched a new twice-yearly journal providing research and analysis of developments in autonomous mobility The Autonomous Mobility Journal, which has published its first issue, aims to analyse inn...
 
Dec 18, 2019: This year’s Asset Finance Europe 50 report is more important than ever to UK lessors and it’s mostly not because of Brexit, says Julian Rose. ...
 
Dec 13, 2019: A global array of expert speakers and delegates gathered to discuss the future shape of finance at the International Asset Finance Network Conference in London. Hundreds of people from around the world came to the event, held on Thursday, December...
 
Dec 06, 2019: The uncertainty that vehicle manufacturers and their captives face when confronted with the challenges of financing electric vehicles and determining their residual values is felt throughout the industry as demand for zero-emission transport grows....
 
Nov 25, 2019: The role of the car is changing as consumers opt for pay-on-use services as an alternative to ownership in congested cities. Suppliers and manufacturers will have to adapt their strategies as a result, argues Sampo Hietanen, chief executive officer...
 
Nov 06, 2019: Making a substantial impact on the UK business leasing market isn’t easy. A quick review of the Asset Finance 50, the ranking survey of lessors published by Asset Finance International and Asset Finance Policy, shows: None of the top 30 companie...
 
Oct 24, 2019: Twenty years on from the creation of the Eurozone, the current challenges faced by the EU can be related back to its political origins. Politicians of the 1990s were more focused on the progression of a European political ideology via monetary int...
 
Oct 16, 2019: The latest FCA consultation paper announcement marks the move from traditional motor finance commission models – which incentivise the dealer or broker to raise customer interest rates in order to get higher commissions – to an approach that provid...