Banking on BMW

Henry, Jim
March 2000
Automotive News;3/27/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5867, p14i
Trade Publication
Highlights the Bayerische Motoren Werke (BMW) Group's entry into the United States consumer banking via its Salt Lake City, Utah-based BMW Bank of North America. Private bank's offering of loans on the Internet to BMW and Land Rover buyers in US; Credit cards and checking and savings accounts; Direct versus indirect lending; Aim to encourage customer loyalty.


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