Driver UK (Series Five): 29 March 2017
This is another issuance event via the Driver UK Master programme and is again a securitisation backed by auto-loan receivables in the United Kingdom. The seller, Volkswagen Financial Services (UK) Ltd, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen Financial Services AG which is in turn wholly owned by Volkswagen AG.
Eligibility criteria (includes): none of the obligors is an affiliate of the seller; the contracts have been entered into exclusively with obligors which, if they are corporate entities, have their registered office in England, Scotland or Wales or, if they are individuals, have their place of residence in England, Scotland or Wales; the receivable is denominated and payable in Sterling; no receivable is overdue.
The initial pool comprises of 24,238 financing contracts, where the average outstanding discounted receivables balance is £18,076 and the largest outstanding balance is for £267,794. Financial Product Split (by current balances): PCP 93.62%, HP-No balloon 6.73%. Distribution of New/Used Vehicles (by current balances): new 74.09%, used 25.91%. Customer Type: retail 96.97%, corporate 3.03%. Regional concentration: South East 21.71%, North West 12.29%, Scotland 10.87%, West Midlands 10.10% and East 9.44%.
CRR/405: The Seller will retain for the life of the Transaction a material net economic interest of not less than 5% in the transaction in accordance with Article 405 of Regulation (EU) No 575/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 June 2013 on prudential requirements for credit institutions and investment firms and amending Regulation (EU) No 648/2012 and Article 51 of Regulation (EU) No 231/2013.
Compare/contrast: Driver UK Master Prog (Compartment 2), Driver UK 4, Bumper 8 Finance Plc