Mid-Year Predictions: What to Watch for in the ARM Industry

Nearly seven years after the onset of the Great Recession, we are only now beginning to reach pre-recession levels of economic activity. The U.S. ARM industry has been forever changed.  As strategic planning is a big focus in the fall for most executives, here are some of our mid-year predictions for the ARM industry: Prediction #1 – As this graphic illustrates, we expect that more consumers will wind up in collections, and the average account balance will increase overall, trends that bode well for ARM companies well positioned to receive the windfall of new placements. <more>