Market Insight 6 Sep
Q3 trading started with a £6,500 loss for the average dealership, says ASE
The average UK franchised dealer made a loss of £6,500 in July 2016, a drop of £10,000 on the performance from the prior year, when July was a profitable month.
Car Dealer News 8 Aug
Dealers' year-on-year profits static reports ASE
The average UK motor retailer produced a profit of just over £42,000 in June, exactly matching the result for the same month in 2015.
Market Insight 8 Jul
Average dealer slips into loss in May, but healthy bonuses still likely - ASE
The average UK motor dealership registered a tough May giving up all of the gains over 2015 registered in April, plus a bit more.
Market Insight 8 Jun
Dealer profitability and turnover increases in April
The average UK motor dealership produced a profit of just over £9,000 in April, representing an improvement of £6,000 over the prior year.
Supplier News 1 Jun
Used car profitability tool launched by ASE
ASE has launched a used vehicle management tool called MiProfiler+.
Market Insight 5 May
Franchised dealer average profit broke March records
The average March profit for a franchised dealership reached a record in 2016 of £98,900, a 6.5% increase on the prior year.
Market Insight 7 Apr
Franchised dealers lose £13,400 in February - ASE
The average UK motor dealer made a loss of just over £13,400 in February, matching the 2015 result.
Car Dealer News 5 Feb
Average car dealer turnover up 4.5% in 2015 - but profits fall
Franchised dealers worked harder for smaller returns in 2015.
Market Insight 11 Jan
HMRC takes Littlewoods compound interest case to Supreme Court
Dealers have been warned that resolving compound interest claims may take ‘longer than expected’ after the HMRC were given leave to appeal the Littlewoods case at Supreme Court.
Supplier News 18 Dec
Professional services provider ASE lands top staff development accolade
Professional services provider ASE has been recognised among the top seven per cent of UK companies who invest in staff development.
People News 15 Dec
UHY Hacker Young appoint Paul Dobson to management team
UHY Hacker Young has expanded its automotive team further with addition of Paul Dobson into its management team.
Market Insight 7 Dec
Car dealers increased profits in October, says ASE, but RoS still down on 2014
The new car market looks set to hit a record level in 2015 but dealer profitability certainly doesn’t, warns ASE Global chairman Mike Jones.
Digital Marketing 4 Dec
ASE and AutoAlert team up to offer 'unique' lead management system
Dealer profitability specialist ASE has teamed up with US company AutoAlert as the sole European distributors of their lead generation and retention software.
Car Dealer News 9 Nov
Dealer profits down £1,000 in September and pre-reg trend continues
The average UK motor retailer made an average of £73,200 during the plate change month of September, according to the latest ASE figures.
Car Dealer News 7 Oct
Dealers make a £16,000 average loss in August - pre-registrations on the increase
Franchised dealers made an average loss of £16,000 in August, typical of the month before the plate change in September.
Market Insight 7 Sep
Franchised dealer profits in July averaged almost £4,000
The average UK motor retailer made a profit of just under £4,000 in July, matching their result for July 2014, according to ASE data.
Supplier News 17 Aug
ASE Global acquires stock management software firm Edentity
Dealer profitability firm ASE Global has bought automotive IT solutions provider Edentity Software Solutions.
Car Dealer News 5 Aug
Car dealers made average profit of £43,000 in June
For the first time in 2015 UK car dealers have show a year-on-year improvement in financial performance.
Supplier News 16 Jul
Dealermatch activity leads to new ASE appointment
Favourable market conditions, dealership acquisition and disposal requests have led dealer profitability specialists ASE to expand its Dealermatch team.
Market Insight 7 Jul
Dealer losses in May provide 'clear evidence' of pre-registrations says ASE
The average UK motor dealership produced a small loss of £384 in May, a contrast to the £5,000 profit made in the same month of the prior year.