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The possible impact of Brexit on the leasing industry

Lindsay J. Town, Chairman and Chief Executive of IAA-Advisory looks at how the changes from Brexit that impact the UK and wider EU economies will inevitably have an impact on the leasing industry’s performance and prospects.


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Current activity and future thoughts on UK aircraft finance

Colin Sach of Sach Avro Limited discusses the upheavals faced by the UK aviation market over the last 18 months or so – the impact of terrorism, the Brexit vote and the loss of further airlines to name but three.


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IFRS 16 Leases: taking a risk-based, practical approach 

Chris Biggs from Theta Financial Reporting looks at the risk-based, practical approach for implementing IFRS 16.  



Intro - Bill Stephenson - DLLnewA new set of challenges

Bill Stephenson, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board at DLL looks back over the past year and the increasing number of challenges faced by the global leasing industry.



Anis ChakrounThe hire-purchase market in France

Anis Chakroun, founder and CEO of Teamwill Consulting, discusses the phenomenon of leasing with a pay-out option (LOA market in France) and looks at the players and the challenges of this ‘new trend’.


Intro - Sarah Dyke, dentonsnewBrexit and equipment leasing

Sarah Dyke and Alexander Hewitt from Dentons examine key potential impacts of Brexit on equipment leasing, looking at Brexit’s potential effects on English leasing law, current leasing transactions and domestic regulatory burdens on UK lessors.


Vincent Papa - CFAnewNew lease accounting standard

Vincent Papa from the CFA Institute discusses how the revised lease accounting standard (IFRS 16), issued in January 2016 and effective from January 1, 2019, is an overdue improvement to financial reporting.


Bert van Leeuwen, DVBnewIntermodal container leasing

Container boxes probably are amongst the least “glamorous” assets in the world of equipment leasing. Bert van Leeuwen from DVB Bank S.E. looks at the rapid maturity of the container leasing industry over the past years.


KPMG_Niall_Naughton3New era of lease accounting

Niall Naughton from KPMG looks at the new era of lease accounting following the introduction of IFRS 16 Leases in January 2016 with the new standard requiring companies to bring all significant leases on-balance sheet from 2019.



Aircraft leasing in Germany

Dirk Schmalenbach and Johannes Vogel from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP give a brief overview of recent economic and legal developments affecting the commercial aircraft leasing market in Germany.