May 23, 2018
The movement toward open architecture software systems is accelerating in equipment finance. Companies increasingly prefer open architecture platforms when evaluating systems for planned upgrades or building their own software. The trend has become more evident in recent interactions with equipment lessors and software vendors.
May 25, 2018
The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association will appoint Nina Bell as its first-ever female chairman next year. Bell, the managing director of Avis Budget UK, has been appointed as the BVRLA’s first female vice-chairman of the committee of management and will spend the next year working with current chairman Matt Dyer before she takes over the position. She will hold the post of chairman for two years, before reverting back to vice-chairman.
Mar 21, 2017
Currently the lion’s share of communications from auto financiers, in concert with their brand partners and franchised retailer networks, is delivered by conventional methods. Very often this communication is one way and doesn't promote interaction ‘in the moment’. For example, traditional posted mail and outbound telephone calls from retailers or contact centres are very much alive and kicking. Whilst these efforts are laudable, the old conventional methods are fast running out of road and they are not in sync with the habits of the 21st century consumer.