As a freelance writer and social media consultant from Pittsburgh, Pa., Daniel Casciato makes his living writing about business, health, finance, law, social media, and technology. With over 20 years of experience, his work has appeared in more than 50 online and print publications around the world.
For years, SunTrust Equipment Financing and Leasing operated as an independent affiliate, fairly disconnected from the banking clients of SunTrust, its parent company based in Atlanta. Currently, as the tenth largest bank-owned equipment finance company in the U.S. based on... read more
The equipment leasing and financing industry is on more solid footing since the U.S. recession ended in 2009. While business may not be as robust as it was prior to the economic downturn, it has certainly improved for the respective... read more
In its most recent report on general aviation shipments, the General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) revealed some good news. Industry airplane shipments increased 4.8% to 1,110 units in the second quarter of 2014, while airplane billings rose to $10.9 billion,... read more
Over the last few years, the economy has remained a concern for the equipment leasing and financing executives who participated in Monitor’s annual roundtable discussion. This year was no exception. The executives assembled for this year’s roundtable discussion all agreed... read more
As the United States began to rebound from the recession, GE Capital noticed that many middle-market companies significantly outperformed other segments within its portfolio. These companies powered through the recession in a much healthier way and actually grew revenue and... read more
The road to success in any startup company can be filled with a few bumps along the way. When you launch a new business in an ultra-competitive environment such as equipment leasing and financing, those bumps can seem more like... read more