Interim rent accounting in practice has been inconsistent and, in some cases erroneous, under current GAAP for both lessees and lessors. That will change in a big way as lessee CFOs and auditors increase their focus on lessee accounting, since... read more
Confidence in the equipment finance industry has been elevated to start 2017. In January, the Equipment Leasing and Finance Foundation’s Monthly Confidence Index reached an all-time high of 73.4. Although that number retreated to 72.2 in February, it is still... read more
There are more than a few challenges for leaders of equipment leasing companies. Nancy A. Geary of ECS Financial Services provides some advice on personal property taxes and concerns leasing companies should keep in mind and strategies to tackle such obstacles.
Ivory Consulting’s CEO Scott Thacker continues to provides advice and counsel to equipment lessors and lenders on the best ways to improve customer satisfaction and profitability using modeling and pricing techniques. His colleague Ray James contributed to this article.