Advocacy to move our industry forward

As an essential resource for all organizations and professionals who deliver and enable secured finance to businesses, SFNet takes a leadership role in representing its members on critical public policy and legal issues that have an impact on our industry. Secured financing creates and sustains millions of jobs across the U.S. and the world with a transaction volume across all secured finance categories of over $4.1 trillion. Whether educating regulators, filing briefs, or working to establish cooperative relationships around the globe, SFNet is advocating for your interests. Our thanks to SFNet’s Advocacy Committee for leading these efforts.

International outreach

SFNet’s Europe Chapter is located in London and offers a robust program of educational and networking events. SFNet has also worked extensively to support the development of effective secured transaction laws around the world through its involvement in the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL). Since 1986, SFNet has served in an advisory role in UNCITRAL initiatives such as the UN Convention on the Assignment of Receivables in International Trade and the Legislative Guide on Secured Transactions.

 

Market Sizing Study

MSS-FINALSecured Finance Foundation with assistance from Ernst & Young, has conducted the first-of-its-kind Secured Finance Industry Market Sizing and Impact Study for the purpose of benchmarking, strategic planning, attracting capital and assisting in advocacy efforts on behalf of the industry.