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January 2018, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Auto Finance Registers Subprime Record in Q3 2017

By Melinda Zabritski

Third-quarter data from Experian Automotive shows that the auto finance market gained strength and stability, but mostly at the expense of subprime originations.

Tags: auto finance, delinquencies, Experian Automotive, Melinda Zabritski, Oustanding Auto Loan Balances

July 2015, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Nothing to Fear

By Melinda Zabritski

Delinquencies remained in check despite total outstanding auto loan balances rising to an all-time high, signaling a healthy automotive credit climate.

Tags: Auto Loan Terms, Auto Loans, delinquencies, Experian, Experian Automotive, First Quarter, Melinda Zabritski, subprime

April 2015, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Ready Steady

By Melinda Zabritski

Auto finance volumes were up in every risk tier in the fourth quarter 2014, suggesting that concerns over the uptick in subprime loans are exaggerated.

Tags: Auto Loans, delinquencies, Experian, Fourth Quarter, Melinda Zabritski, subprime

January 2015, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Traction Control

By Melinda Zabritski

A rise in delinquencies wasn’t cause for concern during the third quarter 2014, and all signs point to auto finance sources staying active in the quarters ahead.

Tags: delinquencies, Experian, Melinda Zabritski, Third Quarter

July 2014, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Market on the Move

By Melinda Zabritski

The auto finance industry broke new ground in several reporting categories in the first quarter. But not all records are meant to be broken.

Tags: Auto Leases, delinquencies, Experian, Experian Automotive, First Quarter, loan originations, Melinda Zabritski

April 2014, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Clouds Part for Auto Finance

By Melinda Zabritski

The unusually cold weather that impacted much of the economy didn’t slow down the auto finance industry, which reached new highs in several critical metrics.

Tags: Auto Loans, Credit Scores, delinquencies, economy, Experian Automotive, Melinda Zabritski, Third Quarter

October 2013, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Kicking into High Gear: Experian Quarterly Update

By Melinda Zabritski

Finance companies are buying deeper, and car buyers are rewarding them with timely payments. Credit expert breaks down the numbers for the second quarter.

Tags: auto finance, delinquencies, Experian, Financing, loans, Melinda Zabritski

July 2013, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Balancing Act

By Melinda Zabritski

Auto finance continues to balance the need to manage risk with the need to fuel the industry’s resurgence. So far, so good, according to Experian Automotive’s latest report.

Tags: Experian, Experian Automotive, loan portfolios, Melinda Zabritski

April 2013, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Watch for Debris

By Melinda Zabritski

All signs pointed to a great fourth quarter, but there was some cause for concern — just not enough to keep cars from rolling over the curb.

Tags: Experian, First Quarter, Melinda Zabritski, Quarterly Report

January 2013, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Calculated Risk

By Melinda Zabritski

Like previous quarters, the third quarter saw finance sources continuing to delve deeper into the credit spectrum. But is this good for the industry?

Tags: 30-day delinquency rate, 60-Day Delinquency Rate, auto loan, delinquency rate, Experian Automotive, Finance, Melinda Zabritski

October 2012, F&I and Showroom - Feature

Back on Track

By Melinda Zabritski

Below-prime financing surpassed pre-recession levels in the second quarter. But is this trend dangerous for the future health of auto finance?

Tags: Auto Industry, Auto Loan Delinquency Rate, Credit Score, Experian Automotive, loan-to-value ratio, Melinda Zabritski

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