Budget Overview

So for the first time in nearly  20 years a non-coalition Conservative government were able to announce their own budget.

George Osborne introduced what he viewed as a budget focussed on the economy of the UK as a whole. Opinion as usual is mixed, but you cannot ignore what many are calling a “radical” budget.

Several key points from […]

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For the last 6 years Asset Finance Solutions has exhibited at the NACFB EXPO at the NEC. We are pleased to announced that we will once again be at the exhibition on the 17th June, this year on stand J08 alongside many of our major funding partners.

2014/2015 has seen a considerable change to our industry with the Financial […]

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Thank You

We Would like to thank all our customers, introducers, funding partners and franchisees for helping us have another record year. We wish each and every one of you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year. We look forward to working with you in 2015.

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What Our Customer’s Want

At a recent conference we were asked what a customer should expect when they enter into a relationship with Asset Finance Solutions – the stock answer is: “The best service in the industry, experienced people providing expert knowledge and the right solutions in a timely manner”, but it got us thinking – what do […]

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Consequences of Breaches

Consequences of breaching the principles

The following examples are taken from the FCA’s principles for business document, and help to illustrate how the FCA would assess the application of the principles for business within an organisation.

Breaching a principle makes a firm liable to disciplinary sanctions. In determining whether a principle has been breached, it is […]

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Evidence of Compliance

The key measures considered by the FCA when assessing whether the principles for business have been fully implemented are

Treating customers fairly (TCF) Training and competence (T&C)

  The next step How treating customers fairly22 works in practice.

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FCA’s 11 Principles for business

What is principles based regulation?

The principles for business are based on the four statuatory objectives set out by the FCA

Maintaining confidence in the financial system Promoting public understanding of the financial system Securing the appropriate degree of protection for consumers Reducing the extent to which it is possible for a business to be used for a purpose […]

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TCF – The 6 Customer Outcomes

The six TCF outcomes The six consumer outcomes explain what the FCA  want TCF to achieve for consumers.

Fair consumer outcomes remain core to what the FCA expect of firms, the FCA will measure a businesses ability to provide consumers with the outcomes below, businesses that can’t evidence these will be subject to supervisions and potential sanctions:

Outcome 1: Consumers can […]

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Thought of the Day

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Asset Finance Solutions helping to fund UK SME’s

Asset finance Solutions is one of the UK’s leading asset finance brokers and why ?,  because we deliver funding for UK businesses.

Over the last 3 months we have completed over 1,000 asset finance transactions via our panel of funding partners totalling over £40m worth of business. That is £40m of new assets for UK […]

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