The Expert RA rating agency has awarded the reliability rating to the IFC AVIALEASING JSC.
The Expert RA rating agency has awarded the reliability B+ rating (sufficient level of reliability) to the Investment Financial Company AVIALEASING JSC.
‘The favorable assessment of the Company was fostered by its top position in the market segment of TU-154 aircraft leasing (the planes to be delivered to the customers in the condition of complete airworthiness) as well as by the Company’s long-term partnership with UTair Aviation, well-established relationship with a wide range of suppliers and positive credit history’, - believes Anastasiya Vakhrameyeva, the analyst of Expert RA rating agency.
It was the insufficient growth rates during the year 2007 that the agency’s analysts defined as a risk factor in the Company’s activity; the critical need for expansion of the customer base and diversification of aviation equipment decelerated the dynamics of the company during the first half-year of 2008.
The Investment Financial Company AVIALEASING JSC has been operating at the market as a highly specialized leasing company rendering services of aviation equipment leasing. The Company has owned 9 mid-range aircraft.
The Company sees its prospects in developing the line of narrow-bodied foreign-made aircraft leasing. Besides, the Investment Financial Company AVIALEASING JSC has started new projects targeting the segment of Russian regional jets leasing.By the index of new business volume in 2007 the Investment Financial Company AVIALEASING JSC has won the 3rd position in the segment of deals with aviation equipment and the 99th position in the ranking of major lessors of Russian Federation monitored by Expert RA. The volume of new business in the Company within 2007 totaled to 919 mln rubles, the volume of lease portfolio amounted to 2344 mln rubles and the volume of rent received was 295 mln rubles.