Carsales' purchase 'a natural fit'

The online car advertiser has looked closer to home for its latest deal, which will extend its reach into financing.'s Greg Roebuck has spent $130 million expanding offshore in the last 12 months, now he is extending his reach vertically through the acquisition of a controlling 50 per cent stake in Stratton Finance.

The way Roebuck looks at it, punters are looking for cars as much for how much it will cost them each month rather than just brand “X” and so he has acquired the expertise to deliver that service.


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