automotive

Smooth the Journey to Car Ownership with Clear Directions...

Posted on Sep 02 2015 by
  Andrew Ballard, Principal Consultant, Experian Automotive The SMMT reported that a whopping 872,000 new vehicle registrations took place in the first quarter of 2015, including over 9,000 ultra low emission...

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Detected automotive finance fraud steps up a gear...

Posted on May 21 2015 by
The volume of detected automotive finance frauds has maintained its steady decline – all in the face of record-breaking new car sales. Our analysis reveals the number of cases detected as fraudulent for automotive products...

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Ensuring that affordability assessments are never a road blo...

Posted on May 11 2015 by
If affordability assessments are not yet compulsory in the automotive industry, then why do them? The fact is that such assessments have been shown to provide major benefits for both companies and customers alike. To find...

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How automotive finance providers can put customers first wit...

Posted on Apr 08 2015 by
Affordability assessments are not yet compulsory in the automotive industry, like they are for other forms of credit; at least for now. That means you can decide exactly who to lend to, and on what terms, without any set...

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Device proliferation – Ready or not, here it comes...

Posted on Jul 08 2013 by
At the end of 2012, the world reached a tipping point which saw the volume of connected devices surpass the human population. Behind this explosion is the rise of mobile consumer electronics and global demand for a more connected...

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Current account fraud falls as mortgage fraud rises for sixt...

Posted on Apr 10 2013 by
Fraudulent applications for current accounts fell sharply during the past 12 months. Current account fraud peaked in Q1 2012, with around 19 in every 10,000 applications found to have a criminal element, but this has since...

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Hunter fraud system enhanced...

Posted on Feb 21 2013 by
Hunter, our industry-leading data-sharing fraud prevention software, has been enhanced to improve its performance and efficiency for anti-fraud operations. The upgrade goes live in the UK this week and allows banks, insurance...

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The plate change is coming…....

Posted on Feb 06 2013 by
Last year almost 20% of new car sales took place in the plate change months of March and September. Automotive dealers should be taking advantage of this spike in demand before it happens, and ensure it is maximised by...

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2012: A year of Identity & Fraud, Part One...

Posted on Dec 27 2012 by
As the New Year approaches, Latest Thinking takes a look back over 2012 and highlights some of the developments and events in the world of  Identity & Fraud. In January, an Experian survey revealed that more than half of...

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