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(B) First Financial Corporate Services, Inc.
Brokers must be in business for at least 5 years. Only FMV leases considered.

(D) TFC Equipment Finance is a division of TCF National Bank (TCF). We primarily fund A credits. We do accept some B- credits, and also syndicate B & C credits. TCF is a subsidiary of TCF Financial Corporation. TCF Financial Corporation (TCF) is an $18.2 billion national financial services holding company. TCF trades on the NYSE under the symbol TCB. Employee count does not include VGM Financial Services, (a subsidiary,) which has 50+ employees. Equipment Restrictions - Please Contact

(G) Microfinancial, Inc., (Amex: MFI), headquarted in Woburn, MA, is a financial intermediary specializing in financing for products in the $500 to $10,000 price range. Through its operating subsidiary, TimePayment Corp, the company has provided funding for hundreds of thousands, mostly commercial, accounts nationwide. With a strong web presence through TimePayment Direct™, we are easily accessible to all our lessees and vendors.

(N) Commonwealth Capital Corporation - We are an income fund. To learn more click here. Equipment Restrictions - Only funding IT & Medical Equipment

(Q) A Credits Only

First Federal Leasing Equipment restrictions - Listed on our web site.

  1. Prohibitive Equipment:
    The following list of equipment should not be considered unless there are some genuine overriding considerations. These are subject to market changes:
    a) Aircrafts
    b) Pay phones
    c) Cellular phones
    d) Vending machines
    e) Video and arcade games
    f) Fad equipment (as determined by management)
    g) Energy management equipment
    h) Carpet cleaning equipment
    i) Mining equipment
    j) Satellite dishes
    k) Modular Buildings on foundations
    l) Art work
    m) Equipment affixed to vehicles

(R) Advantage Funding offers both commercial and consumer leasing and financing for new and pre-owned title vehicles. Equipment Restrictions - Title vehicle specialist

(T) We don’t notify, but neither have we ever auto billed renewal payments or an unexpected residual. We indicate payment number on invoice so they know when term is approaching end. We do our own billing/collecting.

(V) Matsco specializes in providing financing for healthcare practices, allowing
clients to choose a lease or a loan." We provide the capital investment needed to purchase, build, expand and equip a practice."

(X) "MBNA is endorsed by more medical and dental state associations than any other company of its kind."

(Y) Puget Sound Leasing - We are a "Common Sense" funder. We like credits who pay most of their bills on time and live within their means. However, what make us different is that we don't credit score at all. This allows us to approve people that in our opinion have good credit but just might have a poor score. We don't care what the score is, only that the credit is good. Equipment Restrictions - ATM's, Tanning Beds, etc

(Z) Standard Professional Services, LLC.- We are serious about our business
and value relationships.(*B) We require California brokers to be licensed.
(*C) While we do accept some sub-broker business the sub must be identified prior to our analyzing the transaction.
(*D) Call to discuss.
Equipment Restrictions -
No logging or any asset that may pose a contingent liability.

(AA) Atel is a group of companies in investments, syndications, remarketing, raising money in funds that cover equipment. In a recent fund $10 million was in transportation, $4 million in material handling, and $600,000 in manufacturing. At one time they were in the small ticket market, but out of small ticket over 5 years now. They do accept broker referrals on big ticket, but for essential investment grade rated credits. They accept broker business on theirr venture leasing side as well.

(BB) Financial Pacific Leasing is a subsidiary of Umpqua Bank.  FinPac has been in business since 1975, and supports a nationwide network of Third Party Originators. Our small ticket group funds transactions ($5,000 - $100,000) "A" to "C" credits.  Our commercial group funds transactions ($100,000 - $500,000) for “A” credits.   We are a strong and stable company committed to the Third Party channel. A relationship with Financial Pacific can enhance your vendor/origination relationships by broadening your credit window. To Qualify - Please Call or see "Prospective Third Party Originators" section on

(DD) BankFinancial FSB - Non-recourse lender and (soon to be) equity investor. We do not originate. We do not have a leasing subsidiary. Equipment Restrictions - None

(EE) Continental Bank is FDIC insured bank, primary focus is equipment leasing. Equipment Restrictions - Depends on credit

(GG) First Bank of Highland Park is a relationship oriented funding source that has been providing a full range of financial products to the equipment Lessor for over twenty years. These products include non recourse discounting, warehouse/bridge lines of credit, syndication participations, recourse term facilities as well as syndicated revolving lines. Our credit underwriting criteria requires a minimum net worth of $75 million for manufacturing, retail, and service type companies and a $15 million net worth for institutional type credits which include hospitals, schools, colleges, universities, non-profit organizations, and law firms. Simply stated, our approach to funding is very straight forward. We provide very aggressive rates for very good credits. Equipment Restrictions - Call / Commercial Passanger Aircraft

(II) *Allegiant Partners has expanded their maximum transaction size from $250,000 to $500,000 for the 5 western states of California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada and Arizona.
In addition to increasing the transaction size Allegiant is offering more competitve rates for these A- and B+ transactions.

(KK) Highline Capital: Equipment Restrictions - Software Only

(LL) Leasing Technologies Internation, Inc. Equipment Restrictions - Please Call

(MM) Barret Capital Corporation: Equipment Restrictions - Will lease Vehicles only

(NN) VGM Financial Services - provides business-to-business equipment financing solutions to the healthcare, homecare and golf industries.

(RR) Resource Leasing Company, LLC --- Originally established in 1985, in McLean, Virginia, RLC is a leading provider of point-of-sale (POS) equipment financing to merchants throughout the United States. RLC offers financing directly to large and small merchants, developed through strong partner relationship programs with banks, processors and manufacturers. Through experience, RLC has developed the highly specialized systems necessary to address the small-ticket POS financing business.

(SS) Corporate Leasing Associates - 1998, Sentry/CLA Finance Company, LLC was formed as a joint venture between Corporate Leasing Associates, Inc. and Sentry Financial Corporation. The major focus of the business is the establishment and implementation of Vendor Programs. Mr. Lesnick says most of his funds come from private investors.

(TT) Sentry Financial Corporation 1998, Sentry/CLA Finance Company, LLC was formed as a joint venture between Corporate Leasing Associates, Inc. and Sentry Financial Corporation. The major focus of the business is the establishment and implementation of Vendor Programs.

(WW) 24-36 month leases on name brand desktops, laptops, and monitors.

(XX) Sterling Bank Leasing a division of Sterling National Bank; please contact us for rates and credit parameters. While we prefer to work with Lessors who will discount with us we will accept experienced brokers. We do not accept broker to broker referrals.

(YY) "We’ve changed our name from TEAM Equipment Leasing to TEAM Funding Solutions. Our funding range has changed as well and is now $5000-$70,000. My email is now and our website is

(ZZ) Direct sales team dedicated to small ticket programs and one-off transactions exclusively in the Healthcare markets. Private Label Programs available for Vendors.

(AAA) Alliance Leasing, Inc. -- Brokers or discounters are required to provide information about theirs business practices, background, credit policies, historic financial statements, structures, backroom operations, etc. 

Alliance does not syndicate or sell paper. Two Leasing Specialists do originate paper almost exclusively in the 5-county bank footprint surrounding Syracuse NY.

We would expect to earn a minimum of $3 million of business annually.

(BBB) ABCO Leasing, Inc. (Seattle, WA) exclusively serves the broker community and has been in business since 1974.  Since we retain all transactions in our own portfolio, we require full financial packages.  We are best at deals that do not quite fit an “A Funder” due to a lack of flexibility or some type of an arbitrary matrix requirement.  ABCO is an industry generalist that prides itself on being creative when structuring new business and in providing highly quality service levels.  Broker and deal contact: Brad Christensen, Broker Relations Manager, 971/204-0236 

Chesapeake Industrial Leasing - Bank owned funder/super broker. We fund A and B-plus credits through our network of community banks. We are a cash flow and credit lender. Most of our programs are full financial packages with competitive rates. Contact Taylor Brazzon @ 410-661-5000 x125

Maxim Commercial Credit provides creative and flexible asset-based financing for today's challenging credit market.

BSB Leasing, Inc. is a direct funding source. In addition we offer an experienced Syndication Desk that can place transactions that fall outside of credit, equipment, geographic or dollar amount appetite.

MLPI is principally interested in lease structures in which the lessor retains the residuals. Over the years, we have been particularly successful proving 1,2,3 and 4 year leases structured as Rental Agreements, Fair Market Value Leases and our unique, “Paired Option” Lease program.

NFS Leasing, Inc NFS Leasing is a Technology Leasing Specialist which provides funding for B, C, and D and story credits. We make our own credit decisions, service the full lifecycle of transactions on our own balance sheet. We are fast, flexible, and easy to work with. IT & Computer Equipment, Medical, Scientific Equipment, & Office Equipment. We service Canada and the UK as well.

Bankers Capital "We will do ANY Type of Equipment, in ANY industry, in ANY state.  We especially like 6-figure transactions with full financial packages no matter how good or bad they look.  We look to structure the story C&D credits with any kind of additional collateral that makes sense.  It could be with 2nd or 3rd mortgages on residential or commercial Real Estate, additional equipment, cash value life insurance, security deposits, vendor agreements.  We look for any way to make the deal work instead of looking for any way to decline the deal." Broker Qualify - Please contact Larry LaChance

Data Sales Co, Inc.
Provide lease lines for IT equipment to start-up, emerging growth and venture backed companies.

We specialize in IT and Medical equipment financing. We can do both Operating and Capital leases. We also offer a state of the art contract management system to track all leased asset. We are not vendor sensitive.

Allegheny Valley Bank Leasing
"We are looking for some new business avenues. We are like everyone today… cautious yet we are somewhat optimistic about the future. We presently have 6 approved regional brokers and a 4 direct vendor programs. 2 small ticket and 2 larger ticket (average ticket size of $250k). We like medical business of all types and can be very responsive to brokers / vendors that work with us closely. We are looking for relationships not just transactions."
"Out of Market transactions must be at or near Investment Grade."

National Equipment Finance
Summary NEF
Target Transaction: Individual transaction size: $500k - $25MM+ Structures: Term Loan, (True) Lease, Sale Leaseback
Collateral: Generally critical use equipment such as manufacturing, construction, transportation, energy/mining, marine, aircraft, and up to $2MM of owner occupied real estate. No: FF&E, telecomm, IT, high tech.
Term: 2 – 7 years
Advance rates: Generally 75% -> 100% of OLV/FMV
Club Deals: We will work with other lenders/lessors Books $36 Million First Six Months in Business

Northwest Leasing Company, Inc
We focus on transportation and construction industry equipment leasing.

TEAM Funding Solutions
is a C-credit funder that provides a unique alternative to credit scoring. We fund new business start-ups and older businesses with weaker credits when we roll up our sleeves to understand “their story.” Equipment leases are approved and funded based on common sense, the Lessee’s ability to pay and the Broker’s input.

1st Enterprise Bank Leasing
We are a pure business bank focusing on privately held companies solely in Southern California with annual revenues of $2MM to $200MM. From Santa Barbara to San Diego. Basically, if there is a deal in CA that’s worth the driving distance for one of our Relationship Managers; because we meet each client in person at the very least once or twice. - Robert Selway

MAG Capital, LLC
Note: Financial Page

RLC Funding
Note: B* Lessors on CA leases required to be licensed
C* May be allowed with prior approval
E* RLC is a separate division of a parent that has direct sales team

RLC Funding is a credit-focused funding source, offering an application only program to $100k+ and a full financial program to $750k.  Almost any type of equipment, regardless of collateral “value”, can be financed for established businesses. Decisions are based on time in business, debt servicing history, and reasonable credit quality. Unique programs are developed for you to provide your vendors or to serve a specific industry.  We are active in the NAELB and NEFA.

Cobra Capital, LLC

Sub-Broker Program - yes, but only with full disclosure of all broker names

Minimum Lease Size: $50,000
Lease Size Range: $50,000 to $500,000
Credit Profile: A Quality, B Quality, Start-ups
Term: 1 to 5 Years
Geography: Nationwide
Lease Types: Operating Lease, Direct/Finance Lease, Single Investor Lease
Prohibitions: No trains, planes, boats or restaurants

Citizens Business Bank

Any deals we fund we do the credit review ourselves, document the deal ourselves, and hold the account internally for the duration of the lease. The broker can assist in negotiating the interest rate. We can pay referral fees to the broker, fund the deal ourselves letting the end-user pay a placement fee to the broker, or we can put some basis points on top of our rate for the broker.


Mesa Leasing

Give us your hard to do, "story deals,."  You are dealing directly with the owner.

First Midwest Equipment Finance

Provides financing, leasing, and lending services to businesses and municipalities with “A” through “D” credit profiles throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and South America.  Since inception, FMEF has provided nearly $1 billion in financing to over ten thousand customers. Also seeks third party originations.

Financing programs, leases, and loans for equipment costing from $10,000 to $10,000,000+.  “Application only” programs (No financials or tax returns required) for equipment up to $350,000 and we generally make a credit decision on these transactions within 24 hours.

Varion Capital Corp.
All third party originators must be approved by us. We will allow approved third party originators to accept sub-brokered application, so long as we are notified of the source. We are broker driven. We have a co-brand program.  Broker/Originator logo’s on the documents, but we are listed as the Lessor still.  This program is only available to larger volume brokers  We will accept deals from the public, but we do not solicit them.  We will review larger transactions over $500,000, but our comfort zone is below this number.

Celtic Bank, Equipment Leasing and Finance Group is a "B" lender looking for opportunities to finance revenue producing, critical use equipment at very competitive rates.