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BVRLA trainer, Chartered accountant and former Finance Director Mark Biggs invites members to join him at the next Finance Essentials for the Automotive Industry course.
The BVRLA has added new dates for two of its flagship training courses due to high demand.
The Financial Ombudsman Service has warned that some businesses may not be doing enough to check that people can afford the finance agreements they are signing up to.
Following the application of the Senior Managers and Certification Regime to the banking sector in 2013, from the 9th of December 2019 the SM&CR will also become enforceable for all FCA solo-regulated consumer credit firms. The SM&CR will replace the current Approved Persons Regime for SM&CR firms.
BVRLA members see this review as an opportunity for simplification and enhancement of consumer protection and customer experience.
Leasing Broker members are invited to attend the BVRLA’s first dedicated Leasing Broker Conference on Tuesday 21 May in London to hear from a packed agenda of speakers with a focus on both compliance and business development.
Officials from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) will address the BVRLA’s Leasing Broker Conference in May, sharing advice and expertise on matters relating to motor finance and compliance.
Over 100 members registered for the recent BVRLA webinar on the final findings of the FCA motor finance review which offered practical advice and guidance on areas included in the report and flagged up some actions to consider.
The BVRLA’s first ever conference for leasing broker members will take place on 21 May in London. There are now over 90 delegates registered, so book soon to guarantee a place.
The BVRLA is hosting two practical webinars in the coming weeks. One focusing on counter terrorism awareness and preparedness, and the other looking at the FCA’s recent motor finance report.