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Survey of Equipment Finance Activity (SEFA)

The SEFA is the most important source of statistical information available on the nearly $1 trillion equipment leasing and finance industry. Put the data to work for you: benchmark your company, discover which sectors are most profitable and stay on top of industry trends.

2022 SEFA Highlights

Key Findings

Download the executive summary and table of contents.

Snapshot Summary
View an infographic summarizing key takeaways from the report.
Press Release
Read ELFA's announcement about the 2022 Survey.

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MySEFA is an innovative data visualization tool for equipment finance companies that participate in the SEFA. Companies use MySEFA to track their own operational and performance statistics and quickly and easily compare them against their peers in the industry. Make sure you participate in the survey in order to take advantage of this benefit!

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Members Enjoy Special Benefits

Participation in the survey is a benefit of ELFA membership, and ELFA member respondents receive a complimentary copy of both reports. They also receive MySEFA, an interactive tool that lets companies track their own operational and performance statistics against their peers. Non-respondents may purchase the survey report. For more information about the SEFA, including how you can participate, please contact Bill Choi at BChoi@elfaonline.org.


For more information about the SEFA, please contact Bill Choi at BChoi@elfaonline.org.