The Journal reports that the new standards were enacted to provide greater transparency for investors and lenders, but the consolidation of the leases in one place can also give companies better insight into their own finances.
However, the Journal adds that it may take time to realize some of these financial benefits, depending on the nature and length of the lease.
If you are a secured lender, then you know to file a UCC financing statement to perfect your security interest in the collateral, whether or not it is tangible (such as equipment) or intangible (such as accounts or leases). You... read more
What are the things you find most useful when working with funding sources? What do you find least useful? Paul Burnham: Funders, please let the TPO [third party originator] know how important they are to the organization. Answer the phone... read more