Benefits of Membership


Enhancing Personal and Professional Growth
Connections - Insights - Advocacy

The Commercial Finance Association is a vibrant and growing community comprising industry leaders who provide the capital that fuels thousands of businesses and creates and sustains millions of jobs in the U.S. and around the world. We do this through world-class events that bring together the leaders shaping our future. We educate the industry, inform regulators, legislators and the international community, and shape the NextGen of commercial finance professionals. We offer unique and powerful industry data, news and analysis which give critical insights into our dynamic industry.

The CFA Helps You To:

  • Increase market share through referral sources across the industry
  • Discover new and emerging markets through CFA media outlets
  • Network and participate in syndicated deals
  • Increase exposure immediately – we profile, announce and introduce your organization to potential partners
  • Connect with thought leaders from across the commercial finance community (Lenders, Lawyers, CPAs, Economists, etc.)
  • Strengthen risk management through our elite convention panels and educational courses, ensuring your staffs’ skills are efficient and optimal at all times
  • Enjoy a friendly legislative environment by educating regulators on ABL risk and advocating for our industry

Member Discounts
All events including:


Free For Members

  • Selected webinars
  • Print and digital subscription to The Secured Lender


Members Only Access

  • Executive and Functional Mid-Year Roundtable Meetings
  • Independent Finance and Factoring Roundtable
  • Participation in CFA committees with other industry leaders
  • Women in Commercial Finance – networking group
  • Industry 40 Under 40 Awards eligibility
  • CFA Mentoring Program and Young Professionals Group
  • Quarterly and Annual ABL and Factoring Benchmark Study
  • Introductions to other members upon request


Quick Links

CFA runs networking events throughout the year, our calendar will keep you informed where and when they take place: click here to see our upcoming networking events

Our organization proudly represents its members on critical public policy and legal issues that have an impact on the commercial finance industry. Visit our website to learn more about our latest advocacy efforts: click here to see how CFA helps advocate for the industry

Enhance your performance, from basics to advanced. CFA Knowledge Central will help guide you along your career path in the ABL and Factoring industry: click here to see our course offerings

For discounts on education, events and updates on other CFA activities, create your member profile: click here and create your profile

Our Member Directory lets you easily search our database of member companies for financing opportunities by loan size, type of finance, or industry. click here and find a company