Solid November performance in asset finance

Figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show 12% growth in asset finance new business in November 2014, compared with the same month the previous year. The annual total of new business also passed £25 billion for the first time in more...

Asset Finance Fuels Business Boom

As the high street banks continue to tighten their purse strings in the post-crash era, it’s no surprise that asset finance is now the lifeblood of many UK businesses. From a virtually unknown concept, the asset finance market has boomed over the past decade, as...

Buoyant July for asset finance market

New figures from the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that new business in the asset finance (leasing and hire purchase) market was up 23% on July last year, the strongest performance so far in 2014. Growth was robust across most asset sectors, with...

Continued growth in asset finance

Figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show growth of 6% in asset finance new business during May 2014, compared with the same month last year. In the same period, finance provided for commercial vehicles grew by 21%. Plant and machinery...