Aug 08, 2019: Whilst most manufacturers understand the benefits of investing in digitalised technology, Industry 4.0 requires transformational change at a pace the majority of manufacturers are not yet matching, and time is running out, says Brian Foster, head o...
 
Aug 07, 2019: While data capture and usage on the scale of Google, Amazon and Facebook is beyond most businesses, building a low-cost data-driven organisation is easier than you think, according to Carl Davis, founder of technology consultancy Downswood. ...
 
Jul 25, 2019: The UK used car market is the automotive industry’s focus for growth this year, so what role does F&I play? Steve Lees, operations director at DealTrak offers his thoughts. New car market pressures The impact of WLTP has caused significant fl...
 
Jul 24, 2019: The digital age has transformed the customer-company dynamic. New technologies such as smart apps, smart speakers and instant messaging, together with artificial intelligence, are providing faster, smarter and more convenient ways to communicate. ...
 
Jun 12, 2019: For several years now, presentations on digital technologies have dominated the agenda at asset finance industry conferences as well as being a key discussion point in many boardrooms. The ability to provide modern tools for customer or intermedia...
 
Jun 10, 2019: The finance industry is moving towards an environment where business customers can arrange funding with a single mouse click following rapid developments in technology and increasing adoption of digital banking services, according to a panel of exp...
 
Jun 06, 2019: Long-gone are the days of walking around numerous car showrooms, all clustered together on a local industrial park, then negotiating a deal for hours. Modern buyers still ‘shop around’, but now from the comfort of their own home, before walking on...
 
May 29, 2019: Last year, the Government announced that it would ban the sale of traditionally fuelled vehicles by 2040, after pressure from the EU and environmental groups to ensure a more environmentally-friendly Britain. However, despite positive reinforcemen...
 
May 24, 2019: The fintech revolution is here. The ultra-smart splicing of technology and finance in order to improve, automate and simplify such things as personal banking, accounting, lending and investing is now promising to reinvent not just the financial ser...
 
May 18, 2019: The line-up of expert speakers has been revealed for the next Leasing Foundation Innovation Initiative debate, which will take place this Wednesday, May 22, in London. Carl Davis, founder of Downswood will be joined by Conrad Ford, CEO, Funding Op...