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November 30, 2004 - Industry News

Software Collaboration Offers e-Contracting Solution

DALLAS –- Carleton, Inc.´s electronic delivery of documents has been interfaced with The StoneEagle Group´s electronic signature capabilities for a paperless solution for auto dealers, lenders and insurance providers.

November 15, 2004 - Industry News

DealerTrack Platform Garners 100 Financing Sources

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- DealerTrack Inc. announced that it has reached 100 financing sources on its DealerTrack platform. The company expects to exceed 120 by the end of 2004.

November 14, 2004 - Industry News

DealerTrack Toolbar Aides Dealers in Credit Application Systems

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- DealerTrack Inc. announced that it has launched the DealerTrack Toolbar. The toolbar is free and can be downloaded at

November 1, 2004 - Industry News

IAS Adds Multilingual Functionality to SmartMenu

AUSTIN, Texas -- IAS announced Nov. 1 that its SmartMenu program now offers multilingual functionality. Menus can be customized into many languages, including Spanish, French, German and Italian.

September 21, 2004 - Industry News

RouteOne Gets New Sales Director

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- RouteOne LLC appointed Craig Stokum as its director of sales. Stokum was the team leader for Chase Automotive Finance in developing DealerTrack.

September 2, 2004 - Industry News

IAS Broadens Menu Software to Increase Dealership Compliance

AUSTIN, Texas -- IAS released the newest version of its menu software, SmartMenu 3.2. It has a more flexible interface, more menu customizations and additional compliance features.

August 23, 2004 - Industry News

LoJack Expansion Aided by Canadian Acquisition

WESTWOOD, Mass. — LoJack Corp. has entered into an agreement to acquire Boomerang Tracking Inc., the dominant marketer and provider of stolen vehicle recovery technology in Canada. According to LoJack, the total value of the transaction is $48 million.

August 9, 2004 - Industry News

O'Neil Chosen as Keynote Speaker for National Automotive Finance Association Workshop

PITTSBURGH — Mark O'Neil, president and chief executive officer of DealerTrack, will be the keynote speaker at the Consumer Advocacy Practices in Auto Financing workshop, to be held September 15 by the National Automotive Finance Association.

July 27, 2004 - Industry News

Capital One Auto Finance Joins DealerTrack

MCLEAN Va. -- Capital One Auto Finance has joined the DealerTrack online auto finance platform.

July 7, 2004 - Industry News

NMAC and Infiniti Financial Implement eContracting

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- DealerTrack Inc. announced that Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp. and Infiniti Financial Services have implemented its eContracting product.

July 7, 2004 - Industry News

RouteOne Announces Executive Staff

SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- RouteOne LLC announced that effective immediately, four of the top six officers who had been on "loan" from the captive finance arms of DaimlerChrysler Services, Ford Motor Co. and Toyota Motor Corp. have resigned from those companies to remain full-time RouteOne employees.

June 29, 2004 - Industry News

Landmark Credit Union Joins DealerTrack Platform

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- Landmark Credit Union has joined the DealerTrack online auto finance platform.

June 28, 2004 - Industry News

1 in 4 Credit Reports Have Errors, Says Survey

WASHINGTON -- A survey released by consumer group U.S. PIRG claimed one out of four credit reports have errors serious enough to cause consumers to be denied a loan, credit or a job.

June 22, 2004 - Industry News

Bank One Custom Finance Connects to DealerTrack eContracting Technology

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- Bank One Custom Finance has deployed DealerTrack's e-contracting technology to give dealers a more convenient and faster financing process.

June 22, 2004 - Industry News

NAF Conference Sheds Light on Latest Auto Finance Developments

CHICAGO -- Finance professionals discussed e-contracting, legal developments, auto loan securitizations, dealer participation fees, new employment laws and more at the National Automotive Finance Association's 8th annual conference on nonprime financing. Held June 16-18 in Chicago, over 300 dealership and finance company representatives attended the meeting.

June 8, 2004 - Industry News

Credit Unions Add Software to Improve Auto Loan Processing

AUSTIN, Texas -- Teres Solutions Inc., a software provider to financial lending institutions, has signed three new credit union customers: Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union, Fort Bliss Federal Credit Union and Telhio Credit Union.

May 19, 2004 - Industry News

DealerTrack Adds Amarillo National Bank

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- DealerTrack announced Tuesday that Amarillo National Bank has joined its auto finance platform. Amarillo, the country's largest family-owned bank, partnered with DealerTrack to further improve its service to auto dealers.

May 19, 2004 - Industry News

Experian Automotive Acquires AutoCount

SCHAUMBURG, Ill. -- Experian Automotive announced today that it has acquired auto research firm AutoCount.

May 17, 2004 - Industry News

DealerTrack Appoints New VP of National Sales

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- DealerTrack Inc. today announced it has appointed Bryan Lewis as its vice president, national sales. Lewis will manage and direct all of DealerTrack's U.S. sales efforts in his new role.

April 23, 2004 - Industry News

IAS Partners With Dent Zone

AUSTIN, Texas--Innovative Aftermarket Systems and Dent Zone International have joined forces to provide dealership nationwide with The Auto Body Guard Program, a service agreement to remove door dings from vehicles.

April 21, 2004 - Industry News

Houston Credit Union Joins DealerTrack Platform

April 19, 2004 - Industry News

20 Major U.S. Cities Ranked by Credit Score

IRVINE, Calif.--The average consumer credit score in the United States is 678, according to Experian Consumer Direct's National Score Index. The company ranked the average scores for 20 major metropolitan areas in the United States.

April 12, 2004 - Industry News

Growing Awareness of Credit Scores May Affect Scoring Models

ARLINGTON, Va.--Consumers are more aware of their credit scores and accessing them more often, said bureau reps at the Consumer Bankers Association's auto finance conference in March. The CBA reported that this is causing bureaus to re-evaluate credit scoring models.

April 8, 2004 - Industry News

Banknorth Joins DealerTrack Platform

MELVILLE, N.Y.--DealerTrack just announced that Banknorth N.A., New England's third largest retail and commercial bank, joined its auto finance platform.