Leasing Accounting White Papers and Handbooks

Are you starting a new leasing initiative? Or simply trying to comply with the new FASB and IFRS lease accounting rules? Our experts can help you chart the best path forward. Based upon decades of experience with Fortune 500 companies, our thought leaders outline their thoughts on best practices in these Lease Accounting White Papers.

New Lease Accounting Standards

ASC 842 Handbook

lease accounting handbook asc 842

Download this New Lease Accounting Standards Handbook to understand how to comply with the forthcoming FASB ASC 842 lease accounting changes while also driving savings.

Asset Level Lease Accounting

A Technical Accounting White Paper

Asset Level Lease Accounting White Paper

Learn the differences between contract-level and asset-level lease accounting. Review examples of asset-level decisions required at the start, middle and end of term.

 PwC on Equipment Leasing

Joint White Paper

PWC Equipment Leasing White Paper

This joint LeaseAccelerator PwC Equipment Leasing White Paper explains the complex world of equipment leasing including the key organizational, process and systems challenges associated with managing assets such as airplanes, medical devices, furniture, laptops and printers.

Lease versus Buy Analysis

White Paper

Lease versus Buy Analysis for Equipment Finance White Paper

Learn the best practices for conducting a Lease versus Buy analysis for IT, Fleet and Equipment acquisitions. This white paper covers the key structural, tax, market and pricing factors that need to be compared to realize the best economic decision for your business.

Research Studies

There is not independent market research on lease accounting software so we decided to start our own series.  Conducted by outside firms, these studies commissioned by LeaseAccelerator study the maturity of companies in the areas of lease accounting, lease administration, end-of-term management, lease versus buy analysis and equipment finance.

Lease Accounting Software Market

IDC Market Spotlight

IDC Lease Accounting Software Market Report

Read the IDC Market Spotlight on the new category of Enterprise Lease Accounting Software designed to help companies comply with IFRS 16 and FASB ASC 842.

Lease Accounting Progress Report 2017

Readiness – One Year After ASC 842

Lease Accounting Progress Report 2017

Are Fortune 500 companies ready for the new lease accounting standards?  How much progress has been made in the first year to secure budgets, resource teams, collect data and implement software?

Fortune 500 and Lease Accounting

Who is Most Impacted?

Who is Most Impacted by the New Lease Accounting Standards

Over $2 Trillion of operating leases will transfer on to balance sheets in the coming years.  Who among the Fortune 500 will be most impacted?  Find out in this stack ranking.

Lease Accounting Readiness Survey 2016

Readiness – 30 Days After ASC 842

Lease Accounting Readiness Survey

How many Fortune 500 companies are following best practices for managing IT, fleet and equipment leases?  And how prepared are they for the new lease accounting standards?

Published Articles

Read articles from our leasing experts contributed to major trade publications such as Treasury & Risk Magazine and Supply & Demand Chain Executive.  For more LeaseAccelerator press coverage visit our Recent News page.

Get Ready for the New Lease Accounting Rules

From Treasury & Risk Magazine

Treasury & Risk Article - Get Ready for the New Leasing Rules

Originally published in Treasury & Risk, Get Ready for the New Lease Accounting Rules, provides an overview to Treasury, Finance and Accounting professionals of the challenges and opportunities associated with FASB’s ASC 842 and IFRS 16.

Savings from Equipment Lease Management

From Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Supply & Demand Chain Executive - How to Estimate the Savings

Equipment Leasing is a $1 Trillion industry in the US alone.  Yet, despite its size and ubiquity, leased equipment spend is still poorly managed in most companies. For procurement leaders, poorly managed spend can become a meaningful source of annual savings.

Lease Portfolio Financial Performance

The Equipment Lessee’s Handbook

Handbook for Equipment Leasing

Download the Handbook to learn 20 Best Practices for Equipment Leasing. This handbook explains how leasing is impacted by Sarbanes Oxley regulations as well as the IFRS and FASB accounting standards.

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