By Amy Thomas in General Posted February 1, 2019

Top 10 equipment finance trends for 2019

U.S. businesses, nonprofits and government agencies will spend more than $1.8 trillion in capital goods or fixed business investment (including software) this year. They also will finance a majority of those assets, with these Top 10 trends impacting a significant portion of the U.S. economy, according to the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association.


By Amy Thomas in Government Posted January 31, 2019

Success Story: Roxbury police refresh fleet through financing

The Township of Roxbury Police Department – comprised of patrol, traffic, support services, detective and records divisions – needs a well-maintained fleet of about 30 vehicles customized with specialized equipment so officers can respond to calls and emergencies for the community of 23,000 residents.


By Amy Thomas in Industry Verticals Posted January 30, 2019

Study: Energy sector disruption is an equipment finance opportunity

Disruption in the energy sector presents significant opportunities for investors, financiers, equipment vendors and solution providers, according to a new study released by the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation.


By Amy Thomas in Press Releases Posted January 23, 2019

Dave McCarthy is new Senior Vice President of Federal Finance

Dave McCarthy has joined Key Government Finance as Senior Vice President of the Federal Finance team.


By Amy Thomas in Thought Leadership Posted January 18, 2019

Article: Ins and outs of tax reform and equipment acquisition

As the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2018 (TCJA) has brought about many changes, the tried-and-true benefits of leasing equipment remain unchanged, according to a new article by Toni Larson, senior vice president of industrial equipment for Key Equipment Finance, in MetalForming Magazine.


By Amy Thomas in Industry Verticals Posted January 2, 2019

What to expect in equipment finance in 2019

The U.S. economy accelerated in 2018, posting two of the strongest quarters of growth since the recession and approaching 3% growth on the year, however recent trends and uncertainties make it likely to soften in 2019, according to the 2019 Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Snapshot.


By Amy Thomas in Thought Leadership Posted December 26, 2018

Understanding new lease accounting rules

As we move into 2019, U.S. businesses will have to plan for changes to lease accounting rules, which take effect for public companies this month and for private companies in December 2019.


By Amy Thomas in Thought Leadership, Industry Verticals Posted December 17, 2018

Article: Tax benefits of financing fabrication equipment

Forward-thinking fabricators and manufacturers are analyzing profits, losses, and sales projections as the year winds down. Many may be considering upgrading equipment, replacing aging equipment, or expanding capacity.


By Amy Thomas in Thought Leadership Posted December 10, 2018

White paper: Tax benefits boost incentives for year-end financing

Now, more than ever, the fourth quarter is a great time to get the equipment your business needs to thrive.


By Amy Thomas in Company News Posted December 5, 2018

Colleen Daly named to Monitor's first editorial board

Monitor, a leading source of news for the equipment finance industry, has announced the creation of its first editorial board, which will provide voices from the industry to guide news coverage and increase impact.


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