Consumer finance refers to the decisions that households make over time about saving, borrowing, and investing. The global consumer finance market is witnessing consistent growth, owing to the increasing disposable incomes and high economic growth. New entrants are rapidly expanding in this market, including major peer-to-peer lenders, and pure digital players.
Furthermore, the easy availability of various loans such as home loans, car loans, and education loans from a variety of public and private banks or financial services, as well as the fast processing of loan requests, is expected to boost the global consumer finance market growth.
Among these, the secured consumer finance market is the dominating segment in comparison to the unsecured consumer finance market which has accounted for more than 65% of the global consumer finance market in 2020. The most popular way to borrow large sums of money is by secured loans. Due to the driving factors such as lower interest rates, higher borrowing limits, longer repayment terms, less financial risk to the lender, etc.
The global consumer finance market can be segregated into type, secured consumer finance product type, unsecured consumer finance product type, regions, and company. The global consumer finance market is segmented into two broad segments: secured consumer finance and unsecured consumer finance.
Global consumer finance market is forecast to grow over a CAGR of 5% in value terms to reach over USD1306.10 billion by 2026
The consumer finance market is driven by the fact that consumer lives, and financial situations are rapidly changing. No wonder, the consumer finance industry is one of the synchronized and well-developed sectors among other sectors in the world. It is because of the continuous rise in population and economic development that consumer finance production has experienced continuous growth.
The global secured consumer finance market has been further segmented into housing loans, auto loans, mortgage loans, and others. In 2020, housing loans have accounted for the majority of the market share in the global consumer finance market, due to the factors such as continuously rising demand, affordability of real estate, affordable interest rates, etc. However, an auto loan is expected to increase during the forecast period.
Based on unsecured consumer finance product type, the global consumer finance market is divided into consumer durable finance, personal loan, credit card, home improvement loan, education loan and others. The global consumer finance industry is experiencing profitable growth as a result of changing lifestyles and the increased spending on consumer durables. Better availability of credit information, manufacturers continuing to provide subventions, and increase in consumer durable product penetration are some of the factors that have aided the growth of consumer durable finance in the global consumer finance market.
Objective of the Study: To analyze the historical growth in the market size of global consumer finance market from 2016 to 2020.
To estimate and forecast the market size of global consumer finance market from 2021 to 2026 and growth rate until 2026. To classify and forecast global consumer finance market based on by type, by secured consumer finance product type, by unsecured consumer finance product type, by region and by company.
To examine competitive developments such as expansions, new product launches, mergers and acquisitions, etc., in global consumer finance market. To identify and analyze the profile of leading players operating in global consumer finance market.
To identify drivers and challenges for global consumer finance market. To identify dominant region or segment in the global consumer finance market.