Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

VARIABLE INTEREST ENTITIES - Others' Interest in Equity of Consumer Loan Companies (Details)

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VARIABLE INTEREST ENTITIES - Others' Interest in Equity of Consumer Loan Companies (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Dec. 31, 2019
Dec. 31, 2018
Dec. 31, 2017
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Total consolidated equity $ 5,429,684 $ 7,236,260 $ 6,088,295 $ 4,796,162
Others’ interest in equity of consolidated subsidiary 108,668 78,550    
Net income (loss) (1,357,684) 605,933 1,004,531  
Noncontrolling interests in income of consolidated subsidiaries $ 52,674 42,637 40,564  
VIE, consolidated        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Ownership percentage 73.20%      
VIE, consolidated | Advance Purchaser LLC        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Total consolidated equity $ 163,944 168,207    
Others’ interest in equity of consolidated subsidiary 43,882 45,025    
Net income (loss) 3,326 15,892 7,209  
Noncontrolling interests in income of consolidated subsidiaries 891 4,255 1,978  
VIE, consolidated | Shelter Joint Ventures        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Total consolidated equity 38,727 23,171    
Others’ interest in equity of consolidated subsidiary 19,402 11,354    
Net income (loss) 31,188 12,717 3,135  
Noncontrolling interests in income of consolidated subsidiaries 15,625 6,231 1,599  
VIE, consolidated | Consumer Loan SPVs        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Total consolidated equity 96,418 46,510    
Others’ interest in equity of consolidated subsidiary 45,384 22,171    
Net income (loss) 77,760 69,143 79,539  
Noncontrolling interests in income of consolidated subsidiaries $ 36,158 $ 32,151 $ 36,987  
VIE, consolidated | Advance Purchaser LLC        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Others’ ownership interest 26.80% 26.80%    
Ownership percentage 73.20% 73.20% 72.60%  
VIE, consolidated | Shelter Joint Ventures        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Others’ ownership interest 50.10% 49.00%    
VIE, consolidated | Consumer Loan SPVs        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Others’ ownership interest 46.50% 46.50%    
Weighted Average | VIE, consolidated | Advance Purchaser LLC        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Others’ ownership interest 26.80% 26.80% 27.40%  
Weighted Average | VIE, consolidated | Shelter Joint Ventures        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Others’ ownership interest 50.10% 49.00% 51.00%  
Weighted Average | VIE, consolidated | Consumer Loan SPVs        
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]        
Others’ ownership interest 46.50% 46.50% 46.50%