Alphera Financial Services
Supplier News 17 Mar
The FINAL AM magazine is here: Maserati, cybersecurity, omnichannel sales and more inside
The last ever issue of AM magazine is here, free for you to read in digital format and arriving by post to those of you who receive the printed magazine.
People News 16 Feb
Alphera appoints new head of key accounts and premium captives
Alphera Financial Services has appointed Tony Roff as its new head of key accounts and premium captives.
Opinion 13 Feb
Cost-of-living challenges underline importance of affordability checks, opinion
Alphera Financial Services director Alex Royall highlights the importance of affordability checks to offer 'peace of mind' to motor finance customers in this AM opinion article.
People News 15 Jul
Alex Royall appointed as Alphera director following Preston Rogers' JLR switch
Alphera Financial Services has appointed Alex Royall as its new UK director after Preston Rogers left to become head of Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Financial Services at Lloyds Banking Group.
Finance 6 Jun
Car buyers 'not ready' to finalise finance online, says Alphera
A nationwide survey by Alphera Financial Services has found that most UK car buyers are not ready to fully finalise their car finance agreements online.
People News 12 Apr
Alphera appoints Daniel Temple as head of sales development
Alphera Financial Services has appointed former BMW Motorrad Financial Services and MINI Financial Services regional manager Daniel Temple as its head of sales development.
Finance and insurance 4 Feb
Independent car dealers' flexibility paid dividends after finance regulation changes
Independent used car dealerships and supermarkets have been best positioned to adapt to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) rule banning discretionary commission models that was brought into force last January.
Digital Marketing 3 Sep
Alphera launches new website to improve user experience
Alphera Financial Services has launched its new website to help improve the user experience for customers looking to self-serve their car finance online.
Finance and insurance 13 Jul
Have dealers and funding providers cleared COVID-hit car buyers' finance hurdles?
Motor finance companies and car dealers have borne the brunt of the COVID-19 pandemic, but how well have they overcome the challenge of motorists' 1.8 million requests for finance forbearance.
Supplier News 22 Jun
Growth in the face of COVID-19 an ‘unexpected positive’, says Alphera boss
A 21% rise in finance applications was not what Alphera Financial Services head Preston Rogers anticipated when he was tackling the fall-out of COVID-19 in 2020 – but that is what the business delivered.
Finance 11 Mar
Alphera launches online F&I excellence training programme
Alphera Financial Services has launched a new online finance and insurance (F&I) training programme, ‘Funding Essential Skills'.
Finance 25 Jan
Alphera achieves record performance in 2020
Alphera Financial Services has recorded its best-ever annual performance in 2020, despite the unprecedented and challenging circumstances.
People News 3 Dec
BMW Group’s Preston Rogers appointed head of Alphera Financial Services
BMW Group Financial Services general manager for digital, sales channels and insurance, Preston Rogers, has been appointed as the new head of Alphera Financial Services.
Finance 24 Nov
Alphera launch new used car finance to offset carbon emissions
Alphera Financial Services is partnering with BuyaCar to launch Alphera Zero, a finance product that allows consumers to offset carbon emissions from used hybrids and plug-in hybrids.
Finance 20 Oct
Alphera reports 75% growth from its digital car finance platforms
Alphera Financial Services said it has seen "significant growth" in the number of customers using its digital and online platforms.
People News 24 Aug
Alphera appoints BMW/Mini's Adam Harley as head of key accounts
Alphera Financial Services has appointed BMW/Mini national leasing manager Adam Harley as its new head of key accounts.
Opinion 4 Oct
New FCA regime highlights F&I professionals’ duty to ‘stay competent’
On December 9 this year, the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR) for consumer credit firms – including motor finance sellers – comes into effect.
Opinion 13 Sep
Car dealers must invest in finance specialists, a guest opinion
In a bid to professionalise finance industry employees, attract young talent, and provide career progression for staff, the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) has been promoting Motor Finance Specialist Apprenticeships, created in line with the Government-approved level 3 apprenticeship standard.
Latest News 7 Feb
Alphera wins the 2019 AM Award for Best New Product or Service
The winner of the 2019 AM Award for Best New Product or Service is Alphera Financial Services
Latest News 30 Jan
IMI adds F&I accredited salespeople to professional register
The IMI has added F&I accredited salespeople to its professional register as part of an Alphera-supported scheme to improve transparency and satisfaction.