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2012

Leading automotive site offers seamless way for shoppers to explore direct-to-consumer financing. [Dallas, TX and Atlanta June 13, 2012] – AutoTrader.com, the ultimate automotive marketplace, has named RoadLoans as its preferred direct lender. Shoppers who are interested in a direct lending option will now have a seamless way to access financing through RoadLoans from the...

2011

Consumers can apply for a loan directly from their mobile device; RoadLoans.com is now accessible on iPhone and Android™ devices [DALLAS, Texas – March 10, 2011] – Santander Consumer USA, a subsidiary of Banco Santander and owner of the RoadLoans brand, has released its second free mobile application for consumers shopping for automobiles – this...

Streamlined site features more tools for car buyers, including instant loan approval [DALLAS, Texas – February 1, 2011] – Santander Consumer USA, a subsidiary of Banco Santander and owner of the RoadLoans brand, has launched its next-generation Web site. Designed around the online car shopper, the site features an abundance of online tools to help...

Consumers can apply for a loan directly from their mobile device [DALLAS, Texas – Janurary 10, 2011] – Santander Consumer USA, a subsidiary of Banco Santander and owner of the RoadLoans brand, has released its first free iPhone application for consumers shopping for automobiles. RoadLoans is a leading Internet auto lending program that allows consumers...

2010

[DALLAS, Texas – June 24, 2010] – Santander Consumer USA (“Santander”), an affiliate of Banco Santander, has reached an agreement with Citi to purchase $3.2 billion of CitiFinancial Auto’s auto loan portfolio. In addition, Santander and Citi have entered into an agreement under which Santander will service a portfolio of approximately $7.2 billion of auto...

MADRID – In Santander City the functional is exalted and the fancy eschewed. The bank runs the same way, thanks to Botín’s commitment to banking’s stodgiest virtues: conservatism, patience and the sort of loans that don’t need to be sliced and diced into nonsensical instruments like those that caused the meltdown on Wall Street. Botín...

2009

FORT WORTH, Texas —Digital Recognition Network (DRN), a provider of asset location technology and services, announced that Santander Consumer USA (SC USA) has selected DRN to provide license plate recognition (LPR) technology and services to aid in recovering targeted vehicle assets.

2008

ATLANTA, GA – November 19, 2008 – MagnumTM, a leader in credit data access, analysis and decision applications, announced that Santander Consumer USA Inc. (SC) has selected Magnum’s Service Bureau for its loan scoring and decision management platform. Santander Consumer USA, a leader in automotive finance, was looking for ways to improve its scoring, decision...

[PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 23, 2008] – VINtek, a provider of automotive collateral management services and direct auto finance solutions for banks, credit unions and other automotive finance lenders, announced that Dallas-based Drive Financial Services, d/b/a Drive Financial, a nationwide lender with a $6.2 billion non-prime auto portfolio and relationships with approximately 12,000 dealers in all 50...

October 9, 2008 – Spain’s banks appear to be immune to the global financial crisis, and one in particular is even taking advantage of it and buying up banks in trouble. At Banco Santander in the Madrid suburb of Colmenar Viejo, a long line of customers includes senior citizens, a Moroccan immigrant applying for a...

2021

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. Announces Second Quarter Dividend

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC” or the “Company”), today announced that the Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share of common stock to shareholders of record as of May 10, 2021. The dividend will be payable on May 20, 2021. Forward-Looking Statements This press release contains forward-looking statements...

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

Net Income of $742 Million and $8.6 Billion in Originations in the First Quarter 2021  Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC” or the “Company”) today announced net income for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021 (“Q1 2021”) of $742 million, or $2.42 per diluted common share. On April 27, 2021, Santander Holdings...

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. Announces First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release Date

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC”) announces the release date of its first quarter 2021 financial results for Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Conference Call Information SC will host a conference call and webcast to discuss its first quarter results and other general matters at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time...

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. Announces First Quarter and Special Dividend

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC” or the “Company”), today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.22 per share and a special dividend of $0.22 per share of common stock for a total of $0.44 per share, payable to shareholders of record as of March 29,...

Santander Consumer USA Names Bruce Jackson as Head of Santander Auto Finance

Industry veteran will lead core auto finance channel, alongside Shawn Allgood, who will continue to lead Chrysler Capital  Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC”), has named Bruce Jackson as Head of Santander Auto Finance, effective April 28, 2021. Mr. Jackson will join the SC leadership team and report directly to Mahesh Aditya, President...

Santander Holdings USA, Inc. and Santander Consumer USA Inc. Confirm Termination of Written Agreement with Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Santander Holdings USA, Inc. (“SHUSA”) and Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC”), today confirmed that the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System has authorized the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston to terminate its Written Agreement dated March 21, 2017, with SHUSA and SC’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Santander Consumer USA Inc. Since 2015,...

Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results

Net Income of $911 million and Nearly $31 billion in Originations in 2020 Provided Loan Deferrals to ~700,000 Unique Customer Accounts in 2020 Due to COVID-19 Returned Nearly $1 billion in Capital to Shareholders in 2020  Santander Consumer USA Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SC) (“SC” or the “Company”) today announced net income for the fourth quarter...

2020