EDMONTON, Sept. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Carfinco Financial Group Inc.
("Carfinco" or the "Company") announces that the first two months of
the third quarter is setting a record pace for loan originations.
Loan originations in July were $13.0 million and August was a record
setting month at $14.2 million. Total loan originations for Q2 were a
record $36.8 million. The first two months of Q3 total $27.2 million.
Carfinco was also named one of Alberta's highest grossing companies as
listed in the Alberta Venture 250 where it came in 216th place out of 250 with 2011 revenue of $59,583,000. "This is the first
time that Carfinco has made the Alberta Venture 250 list and we are
proud to have been recognized along with so many well-known large cap
companies," said Tracy Graf, CEO of Carfinco.
Full details of can be viewed at: http://v250.albertaventure.com/the-v250/?myyear=2011
About Carfinco Financial Group Inc.
Carfinco focuses on providing consumer vehicle loans to borrowers unable
to obtain financing through traditional lending sources. A network of
select independent and franchise dealerships offer Carfinco' s payment
plan to their customers who must, along with the vehicle, meet
Carfinco's underwriting guidelines. The shares of the company trade on
The Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "CFN".
Caution Regarding Forward-Looking Statements - This news release
contains certain forward-looking statements, including statements
regarding the business and anticipated financial performance of the
company. These statements are subject to a number of risks and
uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from results
contemplated by the forward-looking statements. When relying on
forward-looking statements to make decisions, investors and others
should carefully consider the foregoing factors and other uncertainties
and should not place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements.
SOURCE: Carfinco Financial Group Inc.
For further information:
Mr. Tracy A. Graf
CEO & Director of Carfinco Financial Group Inc.
Web site: www.carfinco.com
The Howard Group Inc.
Jeff Walker / Dave Burwell
Web site: www.howardgroupinc.com