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Data, Benchmarking & Forecasting

Market research, statistics, benchmarking and analyses offering essential insights into the current trends and future outlook for the equipment finance sector.
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Reports economic activity from a cross section of the equipment finance companies.
MySEFA - This new dashboard lets companies that participate in the Survey of Equipment Finance Activity track their their operational and performance statistics against their peers.


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Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2019
Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2019

Economic improvement, renewed business confidence and business-friendly policy changes support positive investment momentum.

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  • U.S. Equipment & Software Investment Momentum Monitor - May 2019

    The Foundation-Keybridge Momentum Monitor is designed to track 12 vertical markets and is designed to identify key turning points in their investment cycles with a 3 to 6 month lead time.

  • 2019 Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook- Q2 Update

    This new reports forecasts 2019 equipment investments and capital spending in the U.S. and evaluates the effects of various related and external factors now and into the future.

  • Robots, Cobots, and Finance

    In its role of fostering future-focused research and analyses, the Foundation examined the attendant factors of autonomous vehicles and determined that, while significant, autonomous vehicles represent a subset of a far more pervasive industry – robotics.


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2018 Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Horizon Report
Comprehensive research on the size and expected growth of the U.S. equipment finance market.