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Capacity utilisation improves in Q1 2017 but will the trend continue?

Ishka examined the traffic and capacity growth trends during the first three months of 2017 and found that the year has started-off with a positive note. more


in Home , Ishka insights , Modelling and Forecasting

Korean institutional investors continue aviation spree

South Korea continues to be an abundant source of capital for aviation assets with institutional investors leading the charge. Private aircraft funds in Korea increased fourfold between 2012 and 2016, with further growth expected this year. more


in Aircraft Asset Profiles , Ishka insights , Investor Education

Steady as she goes: Capital markets update 2017 year-to-date

Ishka reviews recent trends within the capital markets for both lessors and airlines. more


in Home , Ishka insights , Capital Markets

Airbus and Boeing experience a dip in twin-aisle orders

Ishka examines the state of each of the aircraft programmes across Airbus and Boeing’s product range, focusing on the twin-aisle market. more


in Aircraft Asset Profiles , Ishka insights , Technical Expertise

ISTAT Asia 2017 takeaways

Ishka reviews some of the key takeaways from the ISTAT Asian conference 2017. more


in Ishka insights , Aircraft Finance Market

Could Emirates slide into the red?

Ishka looks at whether Emirates’ 80% fall in profitability in 2016/17 suggests a more worrying long-term trend. more


in Airline Profiles , Home , Ishka insights

Lessors go unsecured

The major public lessors have reorganised their debt structure with unsecured notes now making up the bulk of their financing. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Lessor finances , Ishka insights , Capital Markets

Will Hong Kong’s new tax rate lure lessors?

Hong Kong is introducing an effective tax rate of 1.65% for aircraft lessors, but is it enough to attract leasing firms to the city? more


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

FLY full-year results 2016: Can FLY overcome its hurdles?

Ishka examines why FLY Leasing’s revenues have declined by 25.3% in 2016 compared to 2015. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights

Welcome to FREIGHTCO: the new freight aircraft leasing fund

As part of its leasing start up series Ishka interviews Stephen Johnson, chairman of BPA International, as it raises capital for its new freight aircraft leasing fund, FREIGHTCO. more


in Lessors and Lease Rates , Ishka insights

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