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Press Release

The Finance & Leasing Association is the leading trade body for the asset, consumer and motor finance sectors in the UK, and the largest organisation of its kind in Europe.

Our members include banks, subsidiaries of banks and building societies, the finance arms of leading retailers and manufacturing companies, and a range of independent firms.

In 2016, our members provided £118 billion of new finance. £88 billion of this was in the form of consumer credit to support purchases ranging from cars to household goods and £30 billion was provided to businesses and the public sector, representing almost a third of UK investment in machinery, equipment and purchased software in the UK last year.

Consumer car finance new business volumes stable so far in 2017

Continued growth in second charge mortgage lending in May

Consumer finance up 5% so far in 2017

Asset finance up 16% in May

FLA welcomes UK Finance launch

New guide to help the finance industry support vulnerable customers when applying for credit

Consumer car finance market reports fall in new business volumes in April

Second charge mortgage market growth continues in April

Consumer finance market down 2% in April

Asset finance market up 5% in April

Consumer new car finance volumes up 3% in Q1 2017

Second charge mortgage new business volumes up 15% in March

Single-digit growth in consumer finance in Q1 2017

Asset finance up 9% in Q1 2017

Second-charge mortgage repossessions fall by 50% in Q1 2017

Consumer car finance volumes down 2% in February

Quieter month for consumer finance market in February

Solid growth in asset finance in February

FLA and The UK Cards Association launch new research on customer vulnerability

Consumer new car finance volumes up 3% in January