Oct 11, 2017
Asset finance new business, primarily covering leasing and hire purchase, grew by 3% in August, new figures from the UK's Finance and Leasing Association show. The plant and machinery finance sector reported new business up by 4% in August compared with the same month in 2016, while new finance for business equipment was up by 8% over the same period.
Oct 17, 2017
There is likely to be a significant increase in the number of business aircraft acquired on operating leases over the coming year as rates prove increasingly attractive, according to a study by Global Jet Capital. Its research, with a panel of around 150 business aviation professionals, revealed that almost half (46%) of those surveyed expect to see growing demand for operating leases in corporate aircraft transactions over the next 12 months, while 8% say they are expecting this increase to be “dramatic”.
Aug 10, 2017
Global economies face an $18 trillion shortfall in spending on infrastructure needed to cope with economic and demographic changes in the next 20 years, a new report warns.