IFA Releases 2019 IFA Business Profile & Performance Survey Report

The International Factoring Association released the 2019 IFA Business Profile and Performance Survey Report.

Save the Date: NYIC Awards Banquet to be Held June 10

The 101st Annual New York Institute of Credit Awards Dinner will be held Monday, June 10 at the Grand Hyatt, New York starting at 6 p.m.

IFA Accepts Artis, Rainstar Capital & VeriCore as New Preferred Vendors

The International Factoring Association accepted three new vendors into their preferred vendor program: Artis Trade Systems, Rainstar Capital Group and VeriCore.

A&M’s Hertzberg Appointed First Female President of INSOL Int’l

Alvarez & Marsal Restructuring & Turnaround Managing Director Julie Hertzberg, head of the Case Management Services division, was appointed president of industry organization INSOL International.

Four New Members Join IFA Advisory Board

Four new members have joined the Advisory Board of the International Factoring Association, the largest association of commercial finance companies in the world.

CFA Report: Secured Financings Fuel Over 1MM U.S. Businesses

The Commercial Finance Association Education Foundation released the findings of a comprehensive study of the scope and impact of the secured commercial finance market in the U.S.

Meyers Named President of TMA Chicago/Midwest Chapter

Robert Meyers of Republic Business Credit will act as the 2019 President of the Chicago/Midwest Chapter of the Turnaround Management Association as it enters its 28th year.

Former CFA Director Leonard Machlis Passes Away

The Commercial Finance Association’s former executive director, Leonard Machlis, has passed away. He is survived by his wife, Harriet, sons, Steven, Brian and Roger, and his daughters-in-law and grandchildren.

CFA Awards MB Business Capital’s Sharkey Life Time Achievement Award

The Commercial Finance Association awarded Michael D. Sharkey, president of MB Business Capital, its prestigious Life Time Achievement Award.

CFA Survey: New Business Optimism Remains High

According to the CFA Secured Lending Confidence Index, respondents indicated the most optimism for new business demand, followed by business conditions overall, both positive indicators for the U.S. economy.