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ELFA advocates for the equipment finance industry through a strong federal and state government relations program.
Contact your industry and business information source, staffed by ELFA's research and industry services team.
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ELFA’s Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25) reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the equipment finance sector. Data include new business volume, aging of receivables, average losses, credit approval ratios and total number of employees.
ELFA’s “What’s Hot/What’s Not: Equipment Market Forecast“
reveals industry perceptions of 15 equipment markets based on a survey of 100 ELFA members. This annual report compiles and rates secondary market outlooks for selected categories of equipment that are commonly financed by leasing
and asset-based lending companies.
Visit ELFA’s Economic Impact webpage for a state-by-state breakdown of the nearly $1 trillion equipment finance industry.
Use the interactive map of the United States and download fact sheets illustrating specific industry information for each state. See total business volume, percent change year-over-year and state rankings.
Yes. The association’s Credit Manager Survey examines the current and forecasted state of credit and collections within the equipment finance industry. The survey results are based on feedback from 211 ELFA credit, collections and executive management leaders and covers a wide array of topics including: credit process, credit scoring, turnaround times, policy changes, regulations, deferrals and modifications, application thresholds, unfavorable industries and the macroeconomic environment at bank, captive and independent leasing companies.
The Collection Manager Survey provides benchmarking for collections effectiveness information for member companies, including such topics as delinquency trends, productivity, new technology trends and implementation.
ELFA’s Survey of Equipment Finance Activity (SEFA) is the largest, most important source of data available on the nearly $1 trillion equipment leasing and finance industry. This treasure trove provides key statistical, financial and operations information for the industry based on a comprehensive survey of more than 100 equipment finance companies. Search by volume size, organization type, market segment and business model.
Tap into multiple SEFA resources to get the data you need:
The Small & Medium Enterprise Compensation Survey from ELFA and Vault Consulting covers more than a dozen specialized revenue and support positions within the bank, captive and independent equipment finance companies, along with information on benefits and bonus/commission practices.
ELFA’s Industry Information Help Desk is the industry and business information source for ELFA members. It’s a help desk for industry information, staffed by the ELFA’s research and industry services team, who stand ready to answer your questions about the equipment finance industry. This member-dues-supported service is available exclusively to ELFA members. Submit your industry question by contacting Bill Choi, VP of Research and Industry Services, at 202-238-3413 or email@example.com.
Start by visiting the Industry Topics pages on the ELFA website. These pages are a “one-stop-shop” showcasing information on more than a dozen key topic areas. These dynamic pages allow you to take advantage of unique resources and industry information from ELFA and the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation. You’ll discover links to the latest research, articles, events, expert committees and more, all focused on specific topic areas.