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Marketplace Lending: A Growing Opportunity for Institutional Lenders

Rick D'Emilia |
Corporate & Institutional

Exploring what this new platform will mean for the credit industry. Also known as peer-to-peer lending, Marketplace lending is growing in popularity as major banks are partnering with fintec startups.Consumers are attracted to Marketplace lending due to easy access to technology and information.Additional regulatory requirements could further define how the platform expands, and how institutional and other investors will interact.

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Understanding Aircraft Sale-Leasebacks

The Wilmington Trust Equipment Finance Team |
Corporate & Institutional

If your company finds it more advantageous to purchase aircraft rather than to lease, an aircraft sale-leaseback may be an option.Many factors affect the decision to enter into a sale-leaseback arrangement.A sale-leaseback gives you greater flexibility to control the tax consequences of your aircraft operations.It can also provide a method of financing, free up the equity tied up in the aircraft, and improve your balance sheet.

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Customize your Aircraft Lease

Wilmington Trust |
Corporate & Institutional

Aircraft leases are about more than just the payment, and it’s important to consider the features you desire in the lease as well.Considerations include how long you want the lease term to be, and if you ultimately want to own the aircraft.It’s also important to determine which tax treatment will be most desirable for the company.Many lessors and lenders are willing to modify the terms of an aircraft lease to suit the specific needs and objectives of each client.

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