Commercial Finance Solutions

Our team of professionals understands not only the finance industry but your industry as well - and what it takes for your company to succeed.  Our international experience in providing commercial finance solutions gives CIT the strength and experience to provide your business with appropriate financing services.


CIT Commercial Services is the number one provider of factoring services in the U.S. for companies that sell into retail channels of distribution. We provide credit protection, accounts receivable management and asset-based lending to manufacturers and importers. 

CIT Corporate Finance provides lending, leasing and other financial and advisory services to the middle market with a focus on specific industries, including: Aerospace & Defense, Business Services, Commercial Real Estate, Communications, Energy, Entertainment, Gaming, Healthcare, Industrials, Information Services & Technology, Restaurants, Retail, Sports & Media, and Transportation. 

CIT Equipment Finance is a leader in developing commercial finance solutions for small businesses and middle market companies for the acquisition of equipment and value added services. We create tailored equipment financing and leasing programs for manufacturers, distributors and product resellers across industries that are designed to help them increase sales. Through these programs, we provide a variety of financing and value-added services, from invoicing to asset disposition, to meet our customers’ needs. 

CIT Real Estate Finance, with its deep industry relationships, underwriting experience and market expertise, originates and underwrites senior secured real estate transactions. Its transactions are focused on experienced and well-capitalized sponsorship that require moderate leverage, a visible repayment strategy, and market competitive terms and pricing. 


CIT International Finance offers corporate lending and equipment financing and leasing to small and middle market businesses in the UK and China. 

Transportation Finance at CIT is a leading global aircraft lessor and the third largest U.S. railcar lessor. We also provide lending and leasing services to the transportation industry, principally aerospace and rail. 


CIT Bank (Member FDIC) is the U.S. commercial bank subsidiary of CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT). It provides lending and leasing to the small business, middle market and transportation sectors. Through its online bank,, CIT Bank offers a suite of savings options designed to help customers achieve a range of financial goals.

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