Asset Finance

Consumer Finance

Motor Finance


  • 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

  • Introduction to Asset Registration

    13 Feb 2018

    This one-day course provides delegates with an overview of the asset registration environment, best practice in conducting asset registration and how asset registration links through to key business functions and regulatory responsibilities.

  • GDPR Essentials – SOLD OUT

    15 Feb 2018

    As firms enter the final, crucial weeks before the GDPR deadline on 25 May 2018, the FLA are running one day training courses focussing on the practical detail members will need to ensure they are compliant under the new framework.

  • 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.

  • Understanding how the FCA regulate consumer credit

    26 Feb 2018

    This course provides an overview of how the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) regulates consumer credit. It also explains the journey from the old regulator (FSA) to the new one (FCA), and how this transformation has affected what supervision looks like today. It will consider what “Principles Based Regulation” is and how this will be applied to firms in the market place.

  • 2018 Annual Dinner – SOLD OUT

    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.

  • Understanding how the FCA regulate Financial Incentives

    28 Feb 2018

    This course considers the FCA’s expectations for regulated firms to manage their financial incentive arrangements for staff and third parties, such as intermediaries. It covers the relevant regulatory framework, considers potential sanctions which could be applied, and the recent enforcement action by the FCA.

  • Foundation course in Asset Finance – TWO SPACES AVAILABLE

    05 Mar 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.

  • Consumer Law for Motor Finance Providers

    09 Mar 2018

    This one day course offers creditors an opportunity to fully understand the legal framework that governs the motor finance sector and examines in detail how legislation such as the Consumer Rights Act, Sale of Goods Act and the Supply of Goods Act define the creditors’ obligations to their consumer credit customers.

  • GDPR Essentials

    14 Mar 2018

    As firms enter the final, crucial weeks before the GDPR deadline on 25 May 2018, the FLA are running one day training courses focussing on the practical detail members will need to ensure they are compliant under the new framework.

  • Asset Finance Regulation Conference

    14 Mar 2018

    The Asset Finance half-day Regulation Conference will provide members with the latest developments on FCA regulation and look at key issues facing the asset finance sector.

  • Automotive Financial Crime Conference

    25 Apr 2018

    This annual event is aimed at all vehicle funders (and associated industries) and will provide topical, expert insight on current financial crime, risk and fraud issues. It will also offer delegates advice on how to minimise the impact of this kind of crime on their businesses.

  • Technology & Systems Seminar

    03 May 2018

    The rapid increase in technology offers the asset finance and automotive industries many opportunities as well as providing them with numerous challenges. There is an expectation from businesses that their dealings with lessors are as smooth and hassle-free as their consumer purchases.

    This seminar will look at how lessors can identify what is needed to provide acceptable customer service. It will also examine the current technology landscape, consider future developments, and how to develop the right systems to satisfy customer expectations.

  • 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.

  • Managing Conduct Risk

    15 Jun 2018

    A practical one day course for managers and staff who need to understand and successfully address the regulatory issues and business challenges of Conduct Risk within their sector.

  • 2018 Christmas Drinks Reception

    04 Dec 2018

    We are pleased to announce that the Christmas Drinks Reception will take place at The Royal College of Physicians.

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