Carolyn Monk

Asset Finance

Quadrent and Greenplate partnership - supporting the community

Carolyn Monk on May 20, 2020 11:27:41 AM

Greenplate and Quadrent have come together to provide a new, exciting and cost effective way for Councils and other service providers to upgrade BBQ equipment for community use. Greenplate provides state of the art BBQ equipment, and Quadrent enables the equipment to financed in a different, simpler, better way. We're excited about the opportunity to work together to assist local communities as COVID-19 lockdown restrictions ease. 

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Ensure your education institution has the right technology infrastructure with asset leasing

Carolyn Monk on Apr 30, 2020 9:48:12 AM

Australian schools and universities are quickly adapting to manage a highly disrupted learning environment in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Quadrent is working alongside several valued clients in the private education sector to ensure that they have the right credit facilities and leasing agreements in place to access the very best technology for their school now and in the future.

IFRS 16 Leases Asset Finance New Accounting Standard AASB 16

IFRS 16 implementation - how well has it gone?

Carolyn Monk on Apr 23, 2020 10:55:48 AM

As we ramp into 2020, let’s take a look at what IFRS 16 has meant to you and other businesses.

IFRS 16 Leases Asset Finance New Accounting Standard AASB 16

IFRS 16 Accounting considerations and COVID19

Carolyn Monk on Apr 21, 2020 9:23:23 AM

In a world of constant change due to COVID-19, the IASB released an update on 10 April 2020 on how to consider changes that businesses may face with regards to leases.  In particular they have focused on payment holidays/concessions that businesses may receive as a result of the impact from COVID-19. The article focuses on the following main considerations:

Leases Asset Finance lending

Leasing during times of economic volatility

Carolyn Monk on Mar 24, 2020 5:34:05 PM

With the volatility created by the COVID-19 pandemic, all businesses are focused on supporting the health and wellbeing of their staff, maintaining stability, and keeping their business financially viable to work through this period of uncertainty.


Fijian Offsite 2020

Carolyn Monk on Mar 12, 2020 10:31:55 AM

Every year Quadrent holds a company offsite with our trans-tasman team (now over 20 of us) and this year we had the arduous task of attending from the sunny shores of Fiji during February.


New faces in our New Zealand team

Carolyn Monk on Feb 14, 2020 11:12:57 AM

Quadrent is pleased to welcome a  few more faces to the New Zealand team; Arnold Dcruz and Lauryn Tokana.

IFRS 16 Asset Finance New Accounting Standard AASB 16

Spreadsheets Vs. Software – evaluating the best approach for IFRS 16

Carolyn Monk on Jan 30, 2020 10:39:06 AM

It is often our experience that C level executives consider IFRS 16 / AASB 16 solely a compliance exercise and as such approach the new standard with a certain reluctance to investing in new systems. Additionally, the complexities associated with IFRS 16 are often overlooked until departments are in the depths of rolling out new business as usual (BAU) practices covering the new standard.

Leases Asset Finance lending

Non- Traditional Lending

Carolyn Monk on Jan 23, 2020 9:55:13 AM

There are many reasons why organisations may choose to lease equipment rather than purchasing outright (using capex).

One of the key reasons is to open up funder diversification (funding flexibility) and simplify the lending process. This blog discusses ways that businesses can tackle their finance needs beyond just a traditional bank lending model.

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2019 Wrap Up!

Carolyn Monk on Dec 19, 2019 11:18:40 AM

The Quadrent team want to take a moment to thank you for your support this year and give you a brief update on the year that was 2019!

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Quadrent launches LOISlite

Carolyn Monk on Sep 25, 2019 8:39:41 AM

As the only equipment financier in Australasia assisting clients with IFRS 16 accounting compliance and offering the industry leading lease accounting software solution LOIS, Quadrent is now uniquely positioned and excited to launch LOISlite!

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Quadrent welcomes Sowmya to the team

Carolyn Monk on Sep 13, 2019 12:11:07 PM

Quadrent is pleased to welcome Sowmya Seshadri to the team to oversee the credit function for Quadrent Australia.