Mar 15, 2019: The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has issued an accounting standards update (ASU) to address two implementation issues facing lessors and make clear that lessees and lessors are exempt from a certain interim disclosure requirement ass...

 

Mar 15, 2019: While most equipment leasing and finance executives believe blockchain technology is relevant and offers a competitive advantage, very few have acted on it, according to the findings of research by the Alta Group. The authors - Valerie Gerard and ...

 

Mar 15, 2019: Leading aircraft operating lessor Aviation Capital Group (ACG) has received an additional $200 million investment from its minority shareholder, Tokyo Century Corporation. Tokyo Century has held an investment in ACG since December 2017. With this ...

 

Mar 06, 2019: Captive lender Hitachi Capital America has purchased the assets of Ohio-based Global Technology Finance, a supply chain financing provider to value added resellers (VARs) in the technology industry, in a bid to strengthen its finance capabilities i...

 

Mar 06, 2019: GSG Financial (GSG), a captive equipment lessor and financial solutions provider based in New York City, has reported funding record originations of $117 million in 2018. As well as growth from its traditional captive business in the materials han...

 

Mar 06, 2019: Stonebriar Commercial Finance has appointed Stewart Jones and Grant Fate as senior investment manager and capital markets associate, respectively. Jones joins Stonebriar from the UK, where he was employed as a senior credit manager with Close Brot...

 

Mar 06, 2019: New business volume in the US equipment finance industry was up at the start of the year, hitting $7.2 billion in January, latest figures from the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) show. The rise is a 4% year-over-year increase comp...

 

Mar 06, 2019: BOC Aviation has announced two new senior appointments, with both roles filled by UK experts. Graham Lees is appointed as director and head of revenue, BOC Aviation (USA), based in the company’s New York office. In his new role, Lees is a director...

 

Feb 27, 2019: Increasing use of robotics by manufacturers and end-users will generate greater financing opportunities as technology continues to change how business is conducted in the future, according to a new study released by the Equipment Leasing & Fina...

 

Feb 27, 2019: Reich Bros Commercial Finance has signed a master lease agreement with cannabis cultivator Flower One Holdings for lease financing of up to $30 million. The funds will be used for equipment at the company’s 455,000 square-foot greenhouse and produ...