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Asset Finance Half Day Conference – Digital Impact on the Asset Finance Market

13.00 Registration and Coffee


14.00 Chairman’s opening remarks
Ian Isaac, AFD Chairman


14.05 If I was a Man from Mars – An outsider view of Asset Finance businesses

• A look at our industry without historic legacy
• How would a wholly new entrant develop a winning position?
• How does digital transformation impact on strategic options and resource needs for
delivering sustainable competitive edge
Lindsay Town, IAA Advisory


14.35 Prospering in the API economy

• What is the API economy?
• How will it work?
• What are the opportunities and threats for the asset finance industry?
Peter Hunt, Growcap Limited


15.05 Coffee break



15.30 Can digital data increase security and decrease fraud?

• In a digital world, how do you ensure security?
• What changes to data security are on the horizon?
Gerry Archer, Bonafidee


16.00 Fintech – The Platform Lending Model and the Future of SME Lending

• The Growth of Direct Lending
• How does it differ from a traditional balance sheet lender?
• The Fintech focus on User Experience
James Lovett, Funding Circle


16.30 Chairman’s summing up



16.45 Ends