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...
 
Oct 14, 2019: The asset finance industry in the UK is currently facing a raft of challenges which includes the adoption of new technology, the need for new finance products and a radical refocus on customer experience. Furthermore, it is increasingly apparent t...
 
Oct 11, 2019: Global commercial equipment finance expert Bob Rinaldi has launched a series of video interviews – called Leasing Legends – engaging with some of the key influencers in the finance industry. In the fourth and final in a series of discussions with A...
 
Oct 11, 2019: The UK equipment finance industry has frequently been accused of lacking flexibility in the range of products it offers its customers. Hire purchase and finance leasing often fall short of allowing corporates the ability to seize opportunities to s...
 
Oct 03, 2019: One of the biggest advances affecting transport in recent years is the rapid growth and evolution of the sharing economy. Users of sharing services typically access a network of vehicles nearby and only pay for the time that they are in use. The ...
 
Aug 08, 2019: Whilst most manufacturers understand the benefits of investing in digitalised technology, Industry 4.0 requires transformational change at a pace the majority of manufacturers are not yet matching, and time is running out, says Brian Foster, head o...
 
Aug 07, 2019: While data capture and usage on the scale of Google, Amazon and Facebook is beyond most businesses, building a low-cost data-driven organisation is easier than you think, according to Carl Davis, founder of technology consultancy Downswood. ...
 
Jul 25, 2019: The UK used car market is the automotive industry’s focus for growth this year, so what role does F&I play? Steve Lees, operations director at DealTrak offers his thoughts. New car market pressures The impact of WLTP has caused significant fl...