GreatAmerica Financial Services closed its 23rd securitization of $549.277 million in privately placed bonds. S&P Global Ratings and Fitch Ratings rated 93.4% of the bonds in the transaction as AAA, the same as the company’s six prior transactions. read more
Tamarack Technology added Rachel Rouillard, CLFP, to its professional services team as a senior application consultant. In her role, Rouillard will be responsible for guiding the implementation of client projects. read more
Metropolitan Commercial Bank, a New York City-based commercial bank appointed Anthony Ter-Gevondyan vice president and commercial lending officer. Ter-Gevondyan started his banking career with JPMorgan Chase. He later moved to PNC Bank to focus on healthcare finance. read more
Amembal & Halladay launched five self-paced e-learning courses that will cover a range of topics, including accounting for leases, management strategies and vendor leasing programs. Sudhir Amembal created the courses and will serve as the instructor. read more
PerCina Report launched as a credit underwriting tool designed for the equipment finance and structured credit markets. PerCina Report intends to empower credit analysts at any skill level to create higher-quality credit reports more efficiently. read more
LeaseAccelerator, a provider of lease lifecycle automation software, completed the acquisition of the LeaseController software-as-a-service product and related business operations from Deloitte. read more
Fifth Third Bank named Stephanie Green South Florida region president. As region president, Green will be responsible for the growth and strategic direction of the bank’s commercial, wealth and asset management, business banking and treasury management businesses in South Florida. read more
BankProv hired Lisa Gainty as vice president of business development for retail banking. Gainty joined BankProv after nearly three decades serving in leadership roles at financial institutions such as TD Bank and Citizens Bank. read more
Valley Bank expanded its Chicago office by hiring Matthew Weidle as first senior vice president and Midwest regional president. In this new role, Weidle will focus on expanding Valley Bank’s commercial banking presence in the Chicago market and Midwest region. read more
Equipment finance executives from across the United States will gather in Washington, D.C., for the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Capitol Connections event on May 24 at the Hilton Washington DC Capitol Hill. read more
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Accounting & Technology Conference held a breakout session titled Leading the Future of Work – Considering Unconscious Bias in Design, Data & Technology, with the discussion led by Stephanie Case, global chief human resources... read more
As you read this, the churn is happening. Baby boomers like myself, aged 57 to 75, are retiring and Generation X and millennials are stepping up into leadership positions. By 2028, Gen Xers will outnumber baby boomers, and by 2025,... read more
Law Office of Kenneth Charles Greene
Ken Greene, attorney at the Law Office of Kenneth Charles Greene, details the history of the cannabis industry in the U.S., from its first legalization for medical use in California in the ’90s to where the industry is now. Are we standing at a precipice of legalization wherein the doors of industry will be flung open? Keep reading to find out!
Edwards Maxson Mago & Macaulay, LLP
Kevin Trabaris, Partner at Edwards Maxson Mago & Macaulay, LLP, draws contrasts between equipment leasing and vendor contracting – two things that have little in common, while sharing insights on leases every lender should be aware of.