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Update: Avolon prices Sapphire Aviation Finance I

Aircraft lessor Avolon has priced it second ABS. more


in Ishka insights , Capital Markets

Have airline yields recovered for North American carriers?

Ishka studies passenger yields across major North American carriers over the past eight quarters. more


in Airline Profiles , Ishka insights

Lessors see silver lining in rising interest rates

Higher rates could increase yields for some lessors as it exerts upward pressure on lease rentals more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights , Aircraft Finance Market

The fluctuating fortunes of twin-aisle production rates

Ishka examines the status of the twin-aisle programmes for both Airbus and Boeing. more


in Aircraft Asset Profiles , Ishka insights

Avolon returns to the ABS market with Sapphire 1

Aircraft lessor Avolon is in the market with a $768.4 million asset-backed securitisation backed by a portfolio of 41 mid-life aircraft. more


in Ishka insights , Capital Markets

FY 2017: AerCap lower sales targets

Ishka reviews AerCap’s full financial year 2017. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights

FLY Leasing takes $1.1 billion AirAsia portfolio ‘bet’

The lessor has taken the opportunity to scale up its portfolio and invest in new technology assets. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights , Premium

Avation takes $8 million airberlin impairment hit

Impairment is part of the continued fall-out following airberlin’s bankruptcy last year. more


in Aircraft Asset Profiles , Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights , Premium , Aircraft Finance Market

Air Canada issues rare non USD EETC

Ishka examines the first Canadian dollar denominated EETC privately issued by Air Canada. more


in Ishka insights , Capital Markets

Ishka examines investor protections for Norwegian’s EETC

The absence of special protection under Section 1110 of the US bankruptcy code and the continued poor financial performance of Norwegian has unsettled some investors. more


in Ishka insights , Premium , Aircraft Finance Market

CDB’s Peter Chang: “The good days for selling aircraft may be over soon”

Ishka speaks with CDB Aviation chief Peter Chang as he unveils the firm’s new fund and why appetite may be waning among some Chinese firms seeking to be aircraft lessors. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights

ABS Case Study: How was Emerald affected by last year’s airline bankruptcies?

Ishka looks at how Avolon’s Emerald Aviation Finance weathered two airline bankruptcies last year. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights , Capital Markets , Aircraft Finance Market

EQT’s NAC stake sale tests investor appetite for lessors

Ishka examines rumours surrounding private equity firm EQT and its potential sale of its majority stake in regional aircraft lessor NAC. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights

EETC Review: Still the favourite of the US carriers

Ishka looks at the data for EETC issuances from North American airlines. more


in Ishka insights , Premium , Aircraft Finance Market

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