All articles by Michael Vander

Michael Vander

German lessors are leaders in renewables

Germany is well positioned to continue to lead both the eurozone and Europe out of recession The Ifo Economic Institutes Business Climate indicator for industry and trade is already above the level of the 200607 boom

German Supplement: More risk controls, but more access to funds

Germanys Bundesanstalt fr Finanzdienstleistungsaufsicht (BaFin) is the supervisory authority for leasing companies. BaFin has recently further refined and extended its minimum requirements for risk management for banks and financial services institutions (Mindestanforderungen an das Risikomanagement MaRisk).

Vendor finance ‘marriage’ less than perfect for most lessors

Can vendor finance help to bolster manufacturers Their answers reveal one thing is clear vendor finance can help them to grow profits and revenues