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We have extensive ‘metal’ knowledge. We know aircraft better than other asset managers. Our team brings together more than 35 years of management experience and experience with many different types of aircraft. We source the best planes, advise on structure, know the value of aging planes, understand maintenance, know how to value parts, particularly engines, and know how to maximize end-of-lease value whether to re-lease or part out.

Stellwagen Korea completes first transaction

Dublin 10th December 2018 – Stellwagen Korea has completed its first transaction for the Korean market in conjunction with Meritz Securities Korea. The transaction involves the acquisition […]

Stellwagen Delivers First Airbus C295 Aircraft to Humanitarian Assistance Organisation

Dublin, 31st August 2018: Stellwagen Group has today announced the delivery of the first of its Airbus C295 aircraft to DAC Aviation International, a premier humanitarian […]

Stellwagen appoints group CEO

Stellwagen has appointed David Butler as its new group CEO, replacing Doug Brennan, who founded the company. Brennan will become executive chairman of Stellwagen Group. These […]

Senior Executive Team Appointment at Stellwagen

DUBLIN – Stellwagen announces the appointment of Aengus Whelan to the company as Chief Commercial Officer. The appointment takes place with immediate effect. Aengus Whelan brings […]

Stellwagen Finance Receives 2017 Aircraft Finance Innovator of the Year Award from Global Transport Finance

DUBLIN – Stellwagen Finance Limited is delighted to announce that it has received the 2017 Aircraft Finance Innovator of the Year award from Global Transport Finance. […]

Stellwagen To Lease Four Airbus C295 Aircraft to Humanitarian Assistance Organisation

DUBLIN – Stellwagen has signed an agreement to lease four Airbus C295 aircraft to DAC Aviation International, a premier humanitarian operator. DAC will commence humanitarian operations […]

Stellwagen raises $250m to fund future growth

DUBLIN / NEW YORK – Stelloan Investment Company I DAC (“Stelloan”), the senior secured loan fund managed by Stellwagen Capital Limited (“Stellwagen Capital”), has closed a $250 […]

Stellwagen Group Strengthens Executive Leadership Team With Two New Appointments

ECN Capital and Credit Suisse Veteran Scott Corman to Serve as Chief Executive Officer of Stellwagen Capital  Long-Time Digicel Group Executive and Growth Expert David Butler […]

Stellwagen Finance announced today the closing of a Pre-Delivery Payment (PDP) financing facility for AWAS

Stellwagen Finance announced today the closing of a Pre-Delivery Payment (PDP) financing facility for AWAS relating to five Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft expected to be […]

Stellwagen Finance announced today the closing of a commercial loan to ALAFCO

Stellwagen Finance announced today the closing of a commercial loan to ALAFCO in the financing of the first of four Airbus A320 NEOs on operating lease […]

STELLWAGEN ISSUES FIRST LOAN TO CALC FOR NEW AIRBUS A321 VALUED AT $116M

Stellwagen Capital’s Asset Under Management reaches almost €1.6 billion Stellwagen Capital’s Asset Under Management reaches almost €1.6 billion Stellwagen Capital, part of the Stellwagen Group, a […]

Howard Millar Appointed Chief Operating Officer of Stellwagen Group & Chief Executive Officer of Stellwagen Capital

The Board of Directors of Stellwagen Finance Company (the “Company”), the holding company which includes Dublin, Ireland based Aviation Finance Company and Seraph Aviation Management (“the […]

MARC BOURGADE APPOINTED CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF AVIATION FINANCE COMPANY

The Board of Directors of Aviation Finance Company Limited today announced that Marc Bourgade will become the firm’s Chief Executive Officer, effective March 15, 2016, while […]

Aviation Finance Company and Finance Arranger EMP Close Sale Lease Back with Emirates for A380

Munich-based aviation finance arranger EMP structured assets GmbH (EMP), working in conjunction with Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC), Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB) and a German institutional […]

EMP finances first Emirates A380 operating lease using Traditional and Islamic Capital

Aviation Finance Company arranges 100% of financing Munich-based aviation finance arranger EMP structured assets GmbH (EMP), working in conjunction with senior and junior lenders in Germany […]

AFC’s Parent, Stellwagen, Acquires Volito Ireland

Stellwagen Finance Company, the parent company of Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC), today announced the purchase of Volito Aviation Services Ireland Limited (VASIE), the Irish subsidiary […]

AFC parent, Stellwagen arranges sale of Emirates A380 to Magi Partners

London–based aviation finance arranger Magi Partners, working in conjunction with its Seoul-­‐based joint venture partner Youjee Partners, has arranged the purchase of an A380-­‐800 on lease […]

Aviation Finance Company Completes Pre-Delivery Payment Financing For 787-8 Aircraft

Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) announced today the completion of a pre-delivery payment (PDP) financing for a Boeing 787-8 aircraft expected to be delivered to Air […]

Aviation Finance Company Closes $180M Senior Secured Debt Deal for AWAS

Aviation Finance Company (AFC) closed a senior secured private placement of $180 million for two new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner Aircraft, the company announced today. This is […]

AFC Closes Another Financing for U.S. Operator

Aviation Finance Company (AFC) of Dublin, Ireland announced the closing of a multiple aircraft PDP financing for a US aircraft operator. Douglas Brennan said “that this […]

AFC’s Parent, Stellwagen, Buys A Stake in Volito Aviation Services

Stellwagen Finance Company, the parent company of Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) of Dublin, Ireland announced the purchase of Volito Aviation Services A.B. (VAS) of Sweden […]

Ittihad International Investment And Aviation Finance Company Form Joint Venture To Bring Financing Solutions To The Aviation Industry

Ittihad International Investment LLC of Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., and Aviation Finance Company Limited of Dublin, Ireland, are pleased to announce the formation of Ittihad | AFC […]

AWAS Closes its First Private Placement for $350m using Aviation Finance Company

Aviation Finance Company (AFC) announced today that it acted as Lead Arranger and Sole Book Runner to close a Private Placement Term Loan for AWAS. This […]

S&P Announces Rating on AFC Led Loan for AWAS

Aviation Finance is the lead arranger on the financing. Proceeds from the loan, which is due in 2021, will be used to finance 10 737-800 and […]

Aviation Finance Company Completes PDP Facility for Bombardier G6000 Aircraft

Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) closed a G6000 facility for one of Bombardier’s multi-aircraft business jet customers. AFC along with insurance companies and mutual funds invested […]

Aviation Finance Company Limited Closes Another Private EETC Facility

Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) closed another privately structured EETC facility for a non-U.S. airline last week. The structure has 6 narrow-bodied aircraft, is privately rated […]

Bridge PDP Financing Completed by Aviation Finance Company

AFC Makes First Direct PDP Investment Aviation Finance Company Limited (AFC) announced its first direct investment in an large global airline PDP facility bridging a PDP […]

Capital markets financings on the rise: AFC

Aircraft financings in the capital markets are set to increase on the back of solid investor demand for non-traditional products and increased regulation in the commercial […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Aviation Finance Corporation (AFC) and Natixis complete $263 million Pre-Delivery Payment (PDP) financing for Synergy Group

Aviation Finance Corp. LLC (AFC) and Natixis announced today they have completed the first ever multi tranche debt capital market $263 million Pre-Delivery Payment (PDP) financing […]

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