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APAC Leasing Summit Tackles Regulatory, Market, and Technological Changes

2018-12-12 15:02 Wednesday

Duxes held the Asia Pacific Leasing Summit 2018 on December 10-11 in Singapore, gathering representatives of leasing companies, automakers, financial institutions, and trade associations, to exchange knowledge on the robust leasing market in Asia. The event equipped leasing industry professionals with important insight on regulatory and market developments, at a time of continual growth and innovation.

the Asia Pacific Leasing Summit 2018

The first day of the summit emphasized market conditions in important jurisdictions. Presentations from prominent leasing professionals in Mongolia, Armenia, Australia, and India, detailed challenges and opportunities for auto, financial and equipment leasing in their respective home markets, highlighting significant regulatory developments, including tax incentive policies, future growth projections, and the impact of digitalization. Coverage of the critical Chinese market was also noteworthy, with content on the state of financial leasing in China, and a panel composed of industry insiders discussed the implications of the Belt and Road Initiative for leasing.

The final day addressed the effect of new technologies and business models on the global leasing market. Speakers analyzed the revolutionary potential for blockchain technology in credit assessment, vendor finance, effective strategies for utilizing data, risk management, and the promise of leasing for small-to-medium sized enterprises in India. The event concluded with a wide-ranging panel discussion on the future outlook of fintech in leasing.

The Asia Pacific Leasing Summit 2018 featured input from leading lessors and trade associations, on breaking developments from across the region, furthering Duxes' engagement with the leasing industry. Duxes would like to acknowledge the contributions of event endorsers: CIFA, IAA-Advisory, and AFSA, as well as sponsors: DBM Leasing, and Odessa, to a successful, enriching event.

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