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By Amy Thomas Posted December 2, 2020

Key leasing manager among NextGen professionals honored by Monitor

Ryan van de Boogaard, leasing manager for Enterprise Vendor Group at Key Equipment Finance, is among 40 young professionals profiled this year by The Monitor for its inaugural NextGen issue.


By Amy Thomas Posted November 5, 2020

Gross named to ELFA board of directors

Key Equipment Finance executive Amy Gross has been named to the board of directors for the Equipment Leasing & Finance Association (ELFA), the leading industry trade association for the equipment finance industry.


By Amy Thomas Posted October 22, 2020

Amur Equipment Finance closes securitization with expertise from Key

When Amur Equipment Finance Inc. recently announced the closing of its eighth term securitization of $226.3 million, it represented another successful outcome aided by the expertise of Key.


By Amy Thomas Posted September 11, 2020

Key arranges $167.5MM Pasha Hawaii financing deal

Key Equipment Finance recently served as lead arranger of a group syndication providing $167.5 million in financing for the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) container ship George III, which will join the Pasha Hawaii fleet serving the Hawaii trade lane. Based in Honolulu, Pasha Hawaii is one of the nation’s leading shipping and logistics companies.


By Amy Thomas Posted July 28, 2020

With financing, LED lighting and energy upgrades pencil positively

Current economic conditions are lowering occupancy for some commercial and industrial facilities, yet energy bills aren’t necessarily dropping to alleviate cost burdens. This makes it an ideal time to consider LED lighting upgrades and other energy efficiency measures that may reduce energy costs along with CO2 emissions.


By Amy Thomas Posted July 27, 2020

KeyBank honored with Civic 50 Award

KeyBank, which includes the Key Equipment Finance division, has been named a 2020 honoree of The Civic 50 by Points of Light, the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service. 


By Amy Thomas in Company News Posted June 11, 2020

Equipment financing helps Traxys launch alloy facility

Key Equipment Finance has provided $10 million in equipment financing to Traxys Processing Inc. for its new processing facility in Burnsville, Mississippi.


By Amy Thomas Posted May 28, 2020

Key and Ivory Consulting partner to bring SuperTRUMP into Salesforce

Key Equipment Finance and Ivory Consulting recently partnered to bring SuperTRUMP into Salesforce, a migration of Key's pricing operations for a proven solution for modeling and pricing complex leases and loans with Customer Relationship Management (CRM).


By Amy Thomas Posted May 11, 2020

Report: Economic implications outlined in Q2 equipment finance outlook

In its latest economic outlook, the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation acknowledges the substantial uncertainty stemming from the epidemiology of COVID-19 and the U.S. economic response.


By Amy Thomas Posted May 8, 2020

Early industry involvement yields value for emerging talent

Equipment finance professionals can view their early career years as too complex or busy to take time to develop leadership skills, but that mindset can keep them from exploring the professional growth opportunities available within the industry, say several industry leaders interviewed for a recent article in Equipment Leasing & Finance magazine.


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