ELFA - Equipment Leasing and Finance Association - Equipping Business for Success

Risk Management

Risk management tools and market insights for the equipment finance industry.
ELFA members enjoy special access to and discounts on many of the following resources. Learn more.

Knowledge Hub

Monthly Leasing and Finance Index - Provides a trending view of average charge-offs, delinquencies and credit approvals.
Survey of Equipment Finance Activity - Consists of numerous statistics that are valuable for credit/risk management professionals, including: portfolio performance, charge-offs, credit applications processing, average credit decision turnaround time, and credit scoring practices.


EL&F Articles

Additional Articles
Career Pathways
If you're looking to advance your career in the risk management arena of the equipment finance industry, visit the ELFA Career Pathways “Credit and Collections Roadmap,” a comprehensive list of training, events, tools and volunteer opportunities offered by the association, customized to your role and experience level.
elfa foundation

Foundation donors receive benefits, including early access to many of the following resources. Learn more.




Episode 16 - Effects of Inflation on Liquidity with Kelli Nienaber, David Normandin of Wintrust Specialty Finance and Eli Sethre of Channel. (April 4, 2023)
Episode 15 - Battening Down the Hatches for a Possible Recession with Kelli Nienaber and Kevin Prykull of Duquesne University, (March 17, 2023)

Webinar Recordings

Please note: The date listed for each webinar is the original broadcast date.