Global home medical equipment leasing market forecast to grow “tremendously” to 2023

The home medical equipment (HME) market is expected to grow tremendously in the coming years, as the delivery of healthcare services will see an evident shift from clinical settings (such as hospitals and private nursing care) to the home.

Global home medical equipment leasing market forecast to grow “tremendously” to 2023

Nov 28, 2016

The home medical equipment (HME) market is expected to grow tremendously in the coming years, as the delivery of healthcare services will see an evident shift from clinical settings (such as hospitals and private nursing care) to the home.

Lombard clinches multi-million pound finance deal for premier helicopter operator

Lombard’s specialist aviation division has agreed to two seven-year equipment finance deals for an aggregate US$200 million equivalent for Bristow Group and subsidiaries.

Lombard clinches multi-million pound finance deal for premier helicopter operator

Nov 14, 2016

Lombard’s specialist aviation division has agreed to two seven-year equipment finance deals for an aggregate US$200 million equivalent for Bristow Group and subsidiaries.

Paragon Bank Asset Finance’s recent acquisitions inspire steep growth trajectory

Paragon Bank Asset Finance (PBAF) is on a steep growth trajectory which has resulted in a series of strategic acquisitions. Most recently (October 2016) was the purchase of Premier Asset Finance, one of the UK’s largest intermediary companies, with its headquarters in Edinburgh. The cost was £8.5 million with a further £12 million payable over the following five years subject to performance conditions.

Paragon Bank Asset Finance’s recent acquisitions inspire steep growth trajectory

Oct 24, 2016

Paragon Bank Asset Finance (PBAF) is on a steep growth trajectory which has resulted in a series of strategic acquisitions. Most recently (October 2016) was the purchase of Premier Asset Finance, one of the UK’s largest intermediary companies, with its headquarters in Edinburgh. The cost was £8.5 million with a further £12 million payable over the following five years subject to performance conditions.

EMEA

Trade associations spearhead push for revival of European securitisation

Oct 17, 2016

Despite the ongoing, albeit modest, performance of European securitisation since the financial crisis, the market has undoubtedly suffered significantly in recent years. The history of securitisation, especially in the immediate pre-recessionary period in the US sub-prime mortgage market has led to high capital charges and harsh treatment under liquidity rules – with regulatory costs for holding securitisation paper several times higher than other similarly-rated products. As a result, new issuance levels continue to be low and participants are leaving the market.

Americas

Global aircraft leasing growing on low rates and rising air traffic

Sep 26, 2016

Aircraft lessors around the world continue to benefit from increased air travel, strong airline profitability, low interest rates and generally accessible funding markets. Fitch Ratings' latest Aircraft Leasing Sector Review reports, however, these variables are cyclical in nature or prone to temporary disruption, limiting the potential for accompanying positive rating actions.