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Alta’s Deane to Retire After 27 Years at Helm of Consultancy Company

John C. Deane, CEO, chairman and a co-founder of The Alta Group, will retire at the end of 2020. Valerie L. Gerard and James R. Jackson Jr. were appointed co-CEOs, and Thomas C. Wajnert will serve as chairman of the international consultancy dedicated to the equipment finance industry. read more

5 Ways COVID-19 is Shaping the Equipment Finance Company of the Future

Studies suggest that COVID-19 has accelerated digital adoption by seven to 10 years and propelled use of business models with advanced technology by up to six years, according to a session presented at ELFA 2020 Business LIVE! on Oct. 27. read more

Former Global Program Manager for Xerox Services Joins Invigors EMEA

Invigors, part of The Alta Group, appointed Tim Pearce senior consultant, as a service, to support the group’s European activities. Pearce previously worked for Xerox, Logitech and an intellectual property startup after starting his career at HP. read more

The Alta Group Appoints Remiker and Menzel Vice Chairmen

The Alta Group appointed Rick Remiker and Paul Menzel vice chairmen. Remiker previously served as senior executive vice president and lead commercial banking executive of Huntington National Bank. Menzel was president and CEO of Umpqua Bank Equipment Leasing & Finance. read more

Five Takeaways from Monitor Live+ EF Companies: Adopting & Accelerating Technology

Monitor outlined five takeaways from its Live+ “EF Companies: Adopting & Accelerating Technology,” which featured Tina Cartwright, John Hurt, Steve Siler and Chris Thorpe. read more

Monitor Live+ Charting the EF Course Through the Pandemic & Beyond Open for Registration

Registration is open for part of one Monitor’s next two-part Live+ event. Part one, “Charting the EF Course Through the Pandemic & Beyond,” will be held on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 1:00 p.m. ET featuring Diane Croessmann, Vince Belcastro and Will Perry. read more

Modern Day Swindlers: Evading Fraud in the Digital World

Fraud can happen anywhere, from electronic leases to hand delivered documents signed in ink. Dominic Liberatore and Paul Bent explore fraud in the equipment finance industry and provide recommendations for identifying red flags and challenging suspicious activity. ... read more

Post COVID-19: Monitor Live+ Open for Registration

Registration is open for Monitor’s next Live+ event, “Post COVID-19: Risk Management & Business Resiliency,” which will be held on Tuesday, June 30 at 1:30 p.m. ET. read more

New ELFF Podcast Episode Delves Into COVID-19 Impact Survey

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation released a new podcast episode titled “Deep Dive Into the COVID-19 Impact Survey. The episode examines the ELFF’s newest research resource developed to assess the impact of the pandemic on the equipment finance industry. read more

Monitor Reveals All-Star Lineup for Live+ Asking the C-Suite Part 2

Monitor will host the second installment of its a free virtual event on May 26 featuring moderator Vince Belcastro and panelists John Deane, Robert Boyer, Terey Jennings and Tom Ware who will focus on current portfolios, credit and the future. read more

Pandemic Planning: Muddy Waters or New Waves for Equipment Finance?

The coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak has shown us how rapidly pandemics can alter public health and global markets. How quickly we recover from these events depends in large part on collaboration from every sector, including the equipment leasing and finance industry. ... read more

Santander Vet Sudaj Joins Invigors EMEA

Tomasz Sudaj joined asset finance consulting and services firm Invigors EMEA, the European arm of The Alta Group. read more

Strong Intrest in M&A Activity Continues as Japanese Investment Remains Active

2019 marked another active year of mergers and acquisitions for the equipment leasing and finance industry. The Alta Group anticipates that these trends will continue throughout 2020, as buyers look for opportunities to put capital to work and the number of sizable independent leasing companies continues to shrink.... read more

At the Crossroads of a Slowing Economy

Carl Chrappa discusses falling equipment prices and 2020 predictions with a note of optimism: this too shall pass for companies that prepare. We have enjoyed historic growth in the economy and its resulting benefits for nearly a decade. Equipment sales and production have accordingly ramped up. Low interest rates have also helped. However, faced with the fallout from tariff disputes, geopolitical issues, a potentially hard Brexit and a dysfunctional U.S. Congress, this may be coming to an end. ... read more

Making Sale-Leasebacks Work Under ASC 842

Sale-leasebacks are common in the industry, but these transactions can cause accounting issues under ASC 842. Shawn Halladay outlines the key issues and accounting requirements surrounding this product as well as strategies to overcome potential obstacles.... read more

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