Specialty Finance

Specialty Equipment Finance

In order to offer increased flexibility for distinct financing needs, Key provides specialized services and funding options using our own balance sheet as well as outside sources. Our third-party partners rely upon on our industry rapport and strategic expertise to help them broaden their investment community and diversify their portfolio.


Key Corporate Bank Specialty Finance Lending

Lender Finance

Key provides crucial liquidity to the Specialty Finance sector, including:

  • Small- and mid-ticket finance and leasing companies
  • Business development companies and similar middle-market lenders
  • Transportation asset managers
Facilities are structured to meet our client needs through the strength of our own balance sheet as well as the Capital Markets. Clients with highly specific financing requirements look to Key Specialty Finance Lending for critical knowledge, broad-based experience and accountable resources, including:
  • An established track record and portfolio of strong performance
  • Seasoned expertise from a dedicated team with industry-specific knowledge providing reliable, consistent access to capital
  • Expanded capital opportunities through extensive relationships within the Capital Markets

Lease Capital Markets

Maintaining a focus on secured, equipment-based financing structures, our Lease Capital Markets Team leverages our asset diversity and depth of contacts, supporting our single-source strategy through a range of syndication functions, including:

  • Selling transactions originated with Key Equipment Finance (KEF) customers to the broader financial markets
  • Selling targeted assets from the KEF existing portfolio to third-party investors
  • Funding, underwriting or performing the agent/arranger role
  • Facilitating government/municipal financing and other specialized collateral opportunities, including:
  • Healthcare
  • IT
  • Energy/Solar
  • Transportation
  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Oil & Gas
  • Marine
  • Retail
  • Aircraft/Helicopter
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Manufacturers/Vendors

KEF also provides equipment financing solutions to our customers through our partnerships with manufacturers, distributors and resellers.