News / Events
January 2014

Aviation Finance Company Limited completes $206 million Pre-Delivery Payment (PDP) financing for 10 Bombardier Challenger 605 aircraft for IALT SA

Aviation Finance Company Limited announced today it has completed a $206 million PDP financing for 10 Bombardier Challenger 605 aircraft for IALT SA, a leading Swiss aircraft financing, leasing and trading company. About IALT SA IALT is an aircraft financing, leasing and trading company based in Switzerland and fully owned by Swiss entrepreneur, Mr. Thomas Flohr. About Aviation Finance Company Limited AFC invests in aviation businesses, financing aircraft and infrastructure critical to the development of global transportation. AFC is a complementary partnership between highly successful aviation advisory firms, large investment managers and investment banks. AFC was founded with the view that the aviation industry requires permanent and dedicated capital for financing aircraft purchases. As a reliable investment partner and financial advisor to airlines and other operators, the company prides itself on a partnership business model to support the steady growth...

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Aviation Finance Company Limited completes private financing for 5 Boeing 737-800 aircraft for a major international carrier

Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) announced the completion of the permanent financing for a large international carrier with short and long-haul operations globally. AFC played an integral role aligning interests and requirements of Boeing, the carrier and the investor. The structure of the financing strongly validates the growing role of the capital markets in aircraft financing. “This transaction represents the core of structural changes around which AFC has built its business,” said Douglas Brennan, CEO of Aviation Finance Limited. “With current uncertainty around bank financing, we expect ECA’s to continue to play a major role, but the private placement markets represent a growing source of finance that will blossom to meet the needs of our most important customers: investors and airlines.” “We see the private-placement market as another important source of efficient financing for our customers. Recognition by capital markets...

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Aviation Finance Company Limited complete a follow-on Pre-Delivery Payment financing for a 9th Airbus A330 aircraft, for Synergy Aerospace Corp. topping the facilities to $294 million

About Synergy Aerospace Ltd. Synergy Aerospace is a South American conglomerate. Headquartered in in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the Group operates Avianca Brazil throughout Brazil and controls Avianca a conglomerate of former, AviancaTaca, Aerogal, Tampa and other smaller regional airlines, that operate in the Americas and, to and from Europe. Through Synergy Aerospace’s parent company, Synergy Group, the company actively explores oil throughout the region, operates ship building facilities and operates among other businesses in oil services, transport, radiochemistry and radiopharmaceuticals. About Aviation Finance Company Limited AFC invests in aviation businesses, financing aircraft and infrastructure critical to the development of global transportation. AFC is a complementary partnership between highly successful aviation advisory firms, large investment managers and investment banks. AFC was founded with the view that the aviation industry requires permanent and dedicated capital for financing aircraft purchases. As a reliable...

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