A symbol of achievement within the industry
From its inauguration in 2016, the Car Finance Awards has grown to become the only awards programme to gather dealers, lenders and brokers to celebrate and reward success across the industry.
A digital broadcast event
In a year in which the pandemic has become a catalyst for innovation, agility and transformation, the Car Finance Awards will reflect the times in 2020 by becoming a fully digital, broadcast event taking place during Lending Week and a part of the Credit Festival. Find out more here.
16:00 – 16:30: Networking
16:30 – 18:00: Award ceremony, entertainment and networking
Following Credit Strategy’s acclaimed Car Finance Conference, this Awards programme presents the opportunity for dealers, lenders and brokers to get together and celebrate a year of hard work.
"An excellent engaging evening"
Chief Executive Officer
"Enjoyable and good networking"
Head of Marketing
"Well attended, good environment to mix with peers"
Deputy Head of Lending
Car Finance Business Leader of the Year
Close Brothers Motor Finance
Car Finance Awards categories
You can start, edit and return to your entries as many times as you like. Remember, there’s no limit to the number of categories you wish to enter.
All materials will remain confidential to the judges. Winning case studies may be used in post-event materials to promote best practice but permission will be sought from entrants before publishing.
Entries usually cost £200 but were complimentary until the 17 July 2020. Thanks to Chartsbridge, your entry fee is now covered until 31 July 2020. The final entry deadline is 21 August 2020.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
By entering the awards, you are agreeing to our terms and conditions.
Please contact our events team via email or call 020 7940 4835 - press 4.
The winning entry will demonstrate how the broker has provided best-in-class service not just to the lenders it works with, but also the dealers and end-users it takes business from.
The winning entry will show, quite simply, why the business in question considers itself to be the best in its peer group to work for.
The winning entry will show how a business has moved ahead of the curve to either support or provide finance sales through the online channel.
The winning entry will demonstrate how the bank-owned lender has outperformed its competition both commercially, and in its approach to conduct, innovation and dealer service, to be considered the leading independent car finance provider.
The winning entry will demonstrate how the non-bank owned lender has outperformed its competition both commercially, and in its approach to conduct, innovation and dealer service, to be considered the leading independent car finance provider.
The winning entry will demonstrate how a firm has become known as a go-to legal authority for car finance providers.
The winning entry will demonstrate how the lender has provided exemplary support to both the manufacturer it provides finance for, and the dealer network it sells through, and could be considered a leading provider of manufacturer finance.
The winning entry will show outstanding commercial performance, and contribution to their employer's growth. Demonstrate commitment to customers above and beyond the call of duty whilst showing they have an excellent professional reputation among customers and colleagues.
The winning entry will show how a successful motor retail business uses car finance products to drive customer satisfaction, sales volume, retention and profit.
The winning entry will show how a lender has worked in true partnership with its dealer partners, supporting them with a competitive service and product offering.
The winning entry will demonstrate how the lender has championed an ethical, profitable and commercially sustainable approach to offering specialist finance, offering its target demographic a fair, good-value proposition.
The winning entry will highlight how a company’s technology offering – defined as any software, system, technology service or process innovation – has created a demonstrable commercial advantage for a car finance provider, either directly or indirectly (such as by aiding compliance).
The winning entry will highlight how a piece of technology – defined as any software, system, technology service or process innovation – has created a demonstrable commercial advantage for a car finance provider, either directly or indirectly (such as by aiding compliance). This technology may have been developed in house, or by a third party provider.
The winning entry will describe how the nominated person has contributed to improved business performance (including financial results, customer wins, innovation it has brought to the market, customer testimonials, examples of strong leadership, and specific achievements and initiatives of the candidates) and who has demonstrated outstanding business leadership in the last two years (with particular emphasis on the last 12 months).
Be creative - this category has deliberately broad criteria, as we want to hear who the industry feels should receive the accolade.
The winning entry will outline a conduct strategy that goes far beyond treating customers fairly and offers an industry-leading level of service to consumers.
Within your entry, describe how the nominated person, business, team, product, initiative, campaign or concept has had a positive effect on the car finance industry, and how it has the potential to change things for good.
The winning entry will show how a business has created a product, technology, system, process or concept never seen in car finance, and implemented it with demonstrable success.
The winner of this award will need to demonstrate exceptional performance and career development and must have less than five years’ industry service.
We are committed to working in partnership with our sponsors to ensure sponsors achieve their aims. Please complete the short request form detailing your requirements and a member of the team will be in touch within 24 hours with a targeted proposal.
For further information, please contact our sales team by email or call us at 020 7940 4840
Car Finance Conference
This year the Car Finance Conference and Regulation forum have combined providing the unique opportunity to receive in-depth market and regulation updates at the digital summit.
The future focused agenda will touch on the impact of the current turbulent economic environment on the car finance market and look forward at the expected landscape in years ahead. As well as topics including; regulatory update, customer journey, risk, rate and affordability and developing your business.
The event is your guide through the next 18 months.
Don’t miss the leading edge insight, inspiration, celebrations and learnings available at the first Credit Festival. All content will be available live or on-demand through live digital broadcast, bringing you over 80hrs of content across November.
Discover what’s included in a Credit Festival pass
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*Tickets are only available to Creditors, Lenders and Charities. All other businesses can attend the event by taking one of our sponsorship packages. Sponsorship form here.