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  • October 2019

    NAMA NEWS OCTOBER 2019

Dear Colleagues, NAMA Executive Meeting The next NAMA Executive is on Thursday 14 November. This is our annual open meeting where we invite all members to attend. This year we are meeting at Aston Barclay Wakefield. This is an ideal opportunity to find out what the association is doing for members, and to have your say about issues affecting you and your business. The evening before the meeting, we are...

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01st October 2019 NEW CAR MARKET DECLINES IN FIRST NINE MONTHS OF 2019 AS BREXIT FEARS HOLD BUYERS BACK

The UK new car market declined -2.5% in the first three quarters of the year. September saw modest year-on-year growth following a substantial -20.5% decline in the same month in 2018, when new...

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  • 01st October 2019

    LEGAL UPDATE

    RENEWING CONTRACTS “We have reserved the right in our contract of employment to lay-off an employee or put them on short-time working." How much notice are we required to give the employee before we...

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01st October 2019 RMI CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO PROVIDE CLARITY ON FUTURE TRADE WITH EU FOR AUTOMOTIVE RETAILERS

The 106th Retail Motor Industry Federation annual dinner took place at the London InterContinental on Thursday 10 October 2019 before an audience of key stakeholders of the automotive industry,...

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01st October 2019 FINANCIAL CONDUCT AUTHORITY (FCA) CONSULTATION AND PROPOSED CHANGES:

FCA CP19/28 – Motor Finance Discretionary Commission Models and Consumer Credit Commission Disclosure Overview The FCA has proposed the following measures to address consumer harms it has identified...

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01st October 2019 COX AUTOMOTIVE MARKET OVERVIEW – SEPTEMBER 2019

Retail - summary September delivered ‘modest’ 1.3% registration growth. Noteworthy combining August & September over the 3 years, 2019 Aug/Sept increased 0.7% (2,900 units) whilst comparing with...

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01st October 2019 WHAT CAR? INSIGHT REPORT SEPTEMBER 2019

This month the What Car? Insight report highlights include: An interview with Karl Howkins, Managing Director of Citroën UKA list of the top 20 most-read new car reviews on whatcar.comThe most...

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01st October 2019 FLEETS DIVIDED OVER FUTURE OF DIESEL AND PETROL VEHICLES

Fleet decision-makers are split over when the sale of new diesel and petrol cars and vans should be phased out, or whether it should happen at all. Half (50.4%) of respondents to a Fleet News poll...

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01st October 2019 NAMA MEMBERS IN THE NEWS

Santander expands its remarketing programme with Manheim Santander Consumer Finance will now sell 10,000 vehicles per year through Manheim. This will expand its well-established auction programmes at...

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