China aims for pole position with government’s financial leasing boost

Amid the turmoil amongst international stock markets in recent weeks, due largely to news of the economic slowdown in China, a ray of optimism has broken through the gloom.

China aims for pole position with government’s financial leasing boost

Sep 01, 2015

Amid the turmoil amongst international stock markets in recent weeks, due largely to news of the economic slowdown in China, a ray of optimism has broken through the gloom.

US farm gripes hit John Deere Capital and its parent

The sales slump hitting US farm equipment makers continues to be influenced by lower crop prices and farm incomes. As yet there are no signs that the downturn may cease any time soon for tractor and harvester makers, including Deere & Co.

US farm gripes hit John Deere Capital and its parent

Aug 24, 2015

The sales slump hitting US farm equipment makers continues to be influenced by lower crop prices and farm incomes. As yet there are no signs that the downturn may cease any time soon for tractor and harvester makers, including Deere & Co.

Green light given for Angel Trains acquisition

Angel Trains, one of three UK rolling stock operating companies (ROSCOS), has been acquired by Australia-based AMP Capital Investors and Canadian-owned PSP Investments from previous owner Arcus European Infrastructure.

Green light given for Angel Trains acquisition

Aug 19, 2015

Angel Trains, one of three UK rolling stock operating companies (ROSCOS), has been acquired by Australia-based AMP Capital Investors and Canadian-owned PSP Investments from previous owner Arcus European Infrastructure.

Asia Pacific

Paul Errington gives another glimpse of equipment financing in Sri Lanka

Aug 04, 2015

As with most emerging countries, statistics on equipment leasing in Sri Lanka are very hard to come by, if not impossible. Therefore the window to activity levels rests with economic indicators such as private equity investments, venture capital investments, stock market movements, tourism figures, construction figures - and of course political stability. As Sri Lanka prepares for parliamentary elections in mid-august, investment and deal activities have slowed. However stock market gained sharply during the month driven by pre-election speculation.