Category : Feature

Focus on Finland's asset & auto finance sector

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The flipside of the Land of the Midnight Sun is the Arctic Night – the long winter period when the sun barely gets above the horizon. Recently, Finland’s asset finance sector has also been …

Pooling resources

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That was the conclusion the small city of Loveland in Colorado, USA, came to last year. It disposed of some 40 ageing, insufficiently utilised, sedans, pick-ups and vans from its fleet and replaced them …

Fleet Focus – USA

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China may be closing the gap on US car sales, but the US is forecast to remain the largest light vehicle market in the world in 2013. Data from the Scotiabank global auto report …

Tracking the future…

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If you are Canadian and happen to have a problem with your garage door – or need a new one – then who are you going to call? There is an increasing chance that …

Fleet Focus – Autorola

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The American used light vehicle market is beginning to show signs of recovery after positive GDP growth and a growing source of credit that is relatively cheap and easily available at around 4%. As …

SMEs will underpin asset finance recovery in the Czech Republic

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Latest data indicates that Europe is finally pulling out of recession, led by Germany. This will be viewed with universal relief, especially so in the Czech Republic and other eastern EU states, where trade with …

Netherlands Profile: Down but not out

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For a relatively small European country, the Netherlands has a comparatively large automotive sector. According to the Dutch Automotive Industry website, the industry employs some 45,700 people across OEMs, suppliers, R&D institutions and others. …

Profile: Honda looks to the future

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Honda remains the most independent of all automakers. Over the years it has steered clear of alliances and mergers, instead preferring to plough its own furrow, sticking to the blueprint laid down by the …

Charging ahead

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Intertek is a technology company originally involved in testing, inspecting and certifying products, but now has involvement in a wide range of industries beyond these areas too. One of these is electric vehicles, batteries …

Renault reviews range

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No truck manufacturer has ever renewed its entire range at one stroke – until now. Renault Trucks has been able to call on its incorporation in the Volvo Truck Group and the company’s existing …