Captives may gain as other lenders quit

Henry, Jim
December 2000
Automotive News;12/25/2000, Vol. 75 Issue 5909, p18
Trade Publication
Enumerates case examples illustrating trends that can boost the automobile loan business of captive finance companies in the United States.


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