Asset Finance

Consumer Finance

Motor Finance


  • FLA Brexit Conference – What now and where next?

    20 Nov 2017

    A year and a half on from the UK’s historic decision to leave the European Union, many questions remain unanswered about what the future holds. This conference will consider the nature of the UK’s future trading relationship with the EU as well as how Brexit may impact the economy. It will examine how FLA members are adapting as well as the evolution of voters’ views since the referendum and the view from Brussels.

  • The Principles of Reciprocity – How is credit data accessed and shared in the UK?

    28 Nov 2017

    This is a comprehensive introductory course on how credit data is shared and accessed in the UK, including the key principles for sharing and accessing the data and the governance of these principles. It will also provide an overview of the future developments that could impact data sharing in the future.

  • 14th Annual Motor Finance Convention

    29 Nov 2017

    The FLA’s keynote motor finance event provides essential information to delegates on the
    major issues affecting the UK motor finance industry.

  • 2017 Christmas Drinks Reception

    05 Dec 2017

    We are pleased to announce that the Christmas Drinks Reception will take place at Haberdashers’ Hall.

    This reception promises to be a great evening to celebrate the festive season with industry colleagues.

  • Lending Code Workshop

    06 Dec 2017

    The revised FLA Lending Code was published on 1 September 2017. This workshop will provide an overview of the Code’s requirements and the new standards which have been added and how the FLA will monitor compliance.

  • The Senior Managers & Certification Regime – What you need to know

    07 Dec 2017

    Implementing the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SMCR) by the end of December 2018 will be one the biggest regulatory changes affecting consumer credit and mortgage firms. The new regime will impact nearly all staff within financial services organisations, from the most senior managers through to front-line and administrative staff.

    This one day seminar will provide a very practical overview of the key functions and processes firms will need to have in place.

  • Foundation course in Asset Finance – TWO DAY COURSE

    15 Jan 2018

    The Foundation course in Asset Finance provides a comprehensive overview of the significant role played by the asset finance industry in the provision of business finance; how it is currently shaped by legal, fiscal and financial imperatives; and provides an insight into the future of the industry.

  • Understanding Fraud in Asset Finance

    22 Jan 2018

    Using prior instances and shared experience, this course reviews a number of likely fraud possibilities. Opportunity is taken to understand how processes and procedures can be changed to minimise exposure to fraud.

  • Treating Customers Fairly (TCF)

    24 Jan 2018

    This workshop uses case studies to examine the FCA’s six TCF Outcomes, how they should be
    delivered within a firm’s culture and what Management Information will be required to evidence this.

  • Building Sustainable Repayment Plans for Customers in Default

    29 Jan 2018

    This course will help identify the customer information necessary to efficiently assess different levels of income and expenditure in order to build more effective repayment plans that are sustainable over the repayment period.

  • Understanding Credit Scoring

    31 Jan 2018

    This workshop explores the basics of how credit scoring works in a modern consumer lending business – the processes, the strategy, and the decisions. With a focus is on what scorecards look like, and how to use and manage them, the workshop is non-technical and aimed at the business user or strategist.

  • The Consumer Credit Rulebook (CONC)

    02 Feb 2018

    In order to comply with the FCA regime, all employees in consumer credit firms need to be familiar with the Consumer Credit Rulebook – “CONC”, and ensure compliance with CONC

  • Essential Underwriting Skills – TWO DAY COURSE

    20 Feb 2018

    This course presents the essential skills that are vital in understanding the financial and non-financial risks in any lending proposition. Mastering the assessment of these risks is central to business success.

  • 2018 Annual Dinner

    27 Feb 2018

    The FLA’s Annual Dinner is the highlight of the finance and leasing industry’s social calendar and is always widely supported by the industry.

  • 2018 Spring Drinks Reception

    15 May 2018

    We are pleased to announce that the 2018 Spring Drinks Reception will take place at the King’s Fund.

  • FLA 2018 Annual Golf Day

    13 Jun 2018

    The format for this year’s event will include 18 holes of golf with a team and individual Stableford competition.

    There will be refreshments available throughout the day, including coffee and bacon rolls on arrival, and a carvery-style lunch.