Finance and insurance 16 Dec
UK recession is shifting the goal posts for consumer car finance
Armed with the right motor finance solutions, dealers are well placed to help buyers into their next used car despite the storm of high vehicle prices, rising interest rates and squeezed budgets.
Finance and insurance 14 Jun
How is online retail affecting the role of car dealership business managers?
The role of the car dealership’s business manager is evolving – and digitalisation is playing its part in that change.
Finance 9 Jun
Peter Vardy's CarMoney to open Dundee office due to rising demand
Peter Vardy's CarMoney is set to open its first regional sales and administration office in Dundee in response to rising consumer demand.
Finance 24 Mar
Peter Vardy’s CarMoney moves into new premises due to continued growth
Peter Vardy’s CarMoney motor finance business has moved into 9,000 square feet of new office space as it plans to boost staff numbers this year.
Finance 17 Mar
Online used car finance to more than double in three years
Almost one in two motor finance applications made during 2022 will happen online, according to new figures compiled by iVendi.
People News 26 Jan
CarMoney appoints North East sales manager amid accelerated recruitment drive
The Peter Vardy Group’s CarMoney motor finance operation is aiming to boost its presence in the North East with the appointment of Owain Thompson as regional sales manager.
Acquisitions and deals 2 Jul
Evolution Funding targets £1bn car finance goal after Click Dealer acquisition
Evolution Funding Group has completed the acquisition of automotive software and digital services provider Click Dealer.
Supplier News 21 Oct
Evolution Funding wins at virtual Motor Finance Awards 2020
Evolution Funding picked up two awards at the 6th annual Motor Finance European Conference and Awards 2020, including Intermediary of the Year, for the fourth year.
Supplier News 31 Jul
Auto Trader looks to automate car sales journey with AutoConvert acquisition
Auto Trader is targeting further automation of the car sales process following the acquisition of finance, insurance and compliance software platform AutoConvert.
Supplier News 29 Jul
Free iVendi product helps dealers achieve £63m of digital deals in 10 weeks
A new iVendi product provided to coronavirus crisis-hit vehicle retailers for free has been used to manage and negotiate more than £63m of vehicle finance deals in the last 10 weeks.
Supplier News 15 Jul
MotoNovo's MotoRate ‘priced to risk’ car finance responds to FCA findings
MotoNovo claims to have moved towards the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) car finance ideal scenario with the launch of its new “priced to risk” MotoRate offering.
Supplier News 29 Apr
Evolution Funding reports lockdown jump in online self-serve finance
Car buyers are embracing online self-service car finance during the COVID-19 coronavirus lockdown period, according to Evolution funding.
Finance 24 Apr
Online used car activity suggests market rebound, says iVendi
Analysis of online activity over the last seven days indicate a potential rebound for the car retail market.
Manufacturer 17 Apr
Groupe Renault and Dacia launch new end-to-end online car retail platform
Renault and Dacia have launched a new end-to-end online retail platform offering virtual showroom vehicle tours and a remote e-signature process allowing customers to buy a new car without entering a dealership.
Supplier News 14 Oct
Santander Consumer Finance delivers digital solution for dealers
Santander Consumer Finance (SCF) has delivered an end-to-end online loan application solution for car dealers following a nine-month development programme.
Supplier News 19 Aug
New ‘incubator’ training scheme to upskill iVendi recruits
An ‘Incubator’ training scheme has been launched by iVendi as part of efforts to upskill its new recruits for the automotive finance sector.
Opinion 13 Jun
Integrating used car finance into the sales process, a guest opinion
Used car operations continue to provide valuable profit opportunities for dealers of all sizes. It is clear that finance has a vital role to play in both attracting the customer and closing the sale.
Supplier News 4 Jun
Volkswagen launches online used van finance calculator
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles (VWCV) has launched a new used van finance calculator to help customers find the deal that suits them best.
Car Dealer News 13 May
Stoneacre streamlines customer leads and finance with AutoConvert
Stoneacre Motor Group has joined forces with AutoConvert in pursuit of an all-encompassing approach to lead management which fuses detailed lead tracking with paperless online finance applications.
Finance 3 Apr
Online motor finance conversion rate increase could be due to GDPR, says iVendi
The introduction of GDPR over the last 12 months appears to be behind a slight increase in online motor finance conversion rates, says iVendi.