Sterling Launches Innovation Finance Group

Sterling Bancorp has added veteran technology bankers John Hoesley and Josh Roberts to lead its newly created Innovation Finance Group.

Sterling Provides $60MM Facilities for Lincoln Educational Services

Lincoln Educational Services executed a new credit agreement with its current lender, Sterling National Bank, comprised of four separate facilities providing in the aggregate $60 million.

Sterling Provides Facility to Software Management Provider

Sterling National Bank financed a secured credit facility for a provider of software management solutions for the ground transportation industry.

Sterling to Acquire Woodforest ABL & Equipment Finance Businesses

Sterling Bancorp, through its principal subsidiary, Sterling National Bank, agreed to acquire the asset-based and equipment finance lending businesses of Woodforest National Bank.

ABL Lenders Face Challenges, But Expect Strong Economy to Keep Them Afloat

Every year, ABL lenders face new challenges. Last year, people were nervous about the impact of prospective tax cuts. This year, the effect of tariffs has both borrowers and lenders shaking their heads. ABL lenders are facing increasing competition as 2019 prepares to roll in. Lisa Miller catches up with five top ABL executives who look back at 2018 and anticipate a strong year ahead.

Sterling National Bank Expands Specialty Finance Team

Sterling National Bank expanded its Specialty Finance team by with the addition of new hires Sharon Bender, Dennis Phelps, Stephanie Lunn Szymanski and Andrew Schuster.

Sterling Provides $20.5MM in Facilities to Pinnacle

Sterling National Bank provided senior secured credit facilities totaling $20.5 million to Pinnacle Climate Technologies.

Sterling Expands Commercial Banking/Finance Teams

Sterling National Bank expanded its Commercial Banking and Commercial Finance business units with four new hires in New York and New Jersey.

Sterling Expands Long Island Banking Team

Sterling National Bank added Tammy Leisen, Karen Bauer and Caryl Caponito to its new Municipal Banking team on Long Island, NY.

Cannariato Joins Sterling Bank ABL Team

Lawrence “Larry” Cannariato joined Sterling National Bank’s Asset-Based Lending division as vice president, senior underwriting manager. He will report to Michael Haddad, president of Capital Finance.