CIT Study Details Optimistic View in the Middle Market

A CIT study found a large majority of middle market executives plan to invest in their business in 2018, primarily in technology, equipment and new personnel.

Economic Optimism Fuels 2018 Middle Market M&A Scene

Interest among middle market companies in both buying and selling has increased significantly in the past year, according to the seventh annual Citizens Commercial Banking Middle Market M&A Outlook.

CIT: Middle Market Companies Actively Pursuing Growth Strategies

According to Jeff Kilrea, group head and managing director of CIT Sponsor Finance, middle market executives are more confident about future growth and are actively pursuing multi-faceted growth strategies in the coming year.

Middle Market Execs Optimistic Overall, Wary of Global Economy

According to CIT Group’s Voice of the Middle Market study, 80% of executives in the space foresee expansion and diversification over the next 12 months.

LPC: Strong Middle Market Lending Expected in Second Half

According to a report from Thomspon Reuters LPC, U.S. middle market lending is expected to grow in the second half of 2016.

Fierce Middle Market Competition: Creating Opportunities From Challenges in Senior Secured Lending

Many challenges exist in the ABL industry today, including increased regulation and a growing number of competitors. Mike Sharkey shows how lenders can turn these challenges into opportunities for new business.

Lenders See Upturn in Middle Market Private Equity Buyouts

According to a TRLPC report, lenders providing debt for private equity buyouts of U.S. middle market companies are seeing an upturn in what has otherwise been a disappointing year in terms of volume.

HSBC: The ‘Neglected’ Mid-Market is Too Big to Ignore

In a report provided by HSBC shows the vital importance of medium-size companies to developed and emerging economies.

American Express Exporting Program to Help Middle Market

American Express announced the launch of American Express Grow Global, a new program to help increase exporting among U.S. middle market businesses.

Research: Middle Market Contributes $6.2 Trillion to U.S. Economy

Middle market companies are leading job growth and making a contribution of nearly $6.2 trillion to the U.S. economy, according to the inaugural Middle Market Power Index from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet.