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Best Practices

Fixing the RFP: Improving the Software Vendor Selection Process

The financial services industry relies heavily on best practices. These are implemented through normal day-to-day business operations, covering almost all areas within the lending and leasing lifecycle. However, when it comes to the software vendor evaluation and selection process, there... read more

Company / Executive

Carrying the Torch: Whitney Equipment Finance Continues Legacy of Serving the Gulf Coast

Despite launching only a year and a half ago, it should come as no surprise that Whitney Equipment Finance made its debut in the Monitor 100 this year, placing at No. 70 and reaching No. 62 on the Volume 100.... read more

Equipment Related

U.S. Commercial Truck Sales: Slow Growth Expected in 2017

At this time last year, it was pretty clear U.S. commercial truck chassis and equipment sales would keep rising through the end of 2015 and into 2016. However, there was some debate surrounding the anticipated growth rate. After commercial truck... read more

Industry Related

Seeing Clearly: 2017 Provides Improved Clarity for Equipment Finance Landscape

There are few people in the world of equipment leasing and finance who know the ins and outs of the industry like Ralph Petta, president and CEO of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association, and Anthony (Tony) Cracchiolo, current chair... read more

Leader Insights

Seeing Clearly: 2017 Provides Improved Clarity for Equipment Finance Landscape

There are few people in the world of equipment leasing and finance who know the ins and outs of the industry like Ralph Petta, president and CEO of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association, and Anthony (Tony) Cracchiolo, current chair... read more

Lease Accounting

Basel & EFRAG Decide on New Lease Rules: Two Bad Calls for the Industry

In March, EFRAG (the European Financial Advisory Group that advises the European Union on accounting issues) issued a report to the IASB endorsing approval of the new lease accounting rules (IFRS 16). In April, the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision,... read more

Legal

Hardwick v. Wilcox: Release Ineffective for Usury Claims

Usury is the exacting, taking or receiving of a greater rate than allowed by law for the use or loan of money or a forbearance. A transaction is usurious if a loan is made at greater than the legal rate... read more

Opinion

Presidential Election 2016: A Challenging Assignment

General George S. Patton once said, “Accept the challenges so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.” Well, I hope to be victorious in my latest challenge because it is one heck of a doozie! It is mid-August as... read more

Sales/ Marketing

Throw Out the Script: How to Win Over Gatekeepers & Achieve Results

Back when Bill Cosby was a highly regarded comedian, I went to see him and five other top speakers at a motivational event in Philadelphia. Cosby walked on stage holding a book, pulled out his reading glasses and began to... read more

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