3 July 2017
Commenting on the launch of UK Finance, which replaces a number of existing financial services trade bodies, Stephen Sklaroff, Director General of the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA), said:
“We wish UK Finance well on its first day of operation, and look forward to working with them to develop further the close relations we had with their predecessors.”
Note to editors:
- 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.
- 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.
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