Who we are
DLL is a global finance partner for equipment and technology assets—driven to helping your business grow. We deliver sustainable and effective solutions to move assets to market, throughout the entire asset life cycle: commercial finance, retail finance and used equipment finance.
With more than 50 years of experience, we understand the unique needs of our partners around the world and will work hard to provide the flexible solutions your business and customers need. Headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, DLL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rabobank Group.
€35+ billion managed
Industry and asset expertise
We offer highly customized and competitive programs other financing companies can’t provide. We have deep industry knowledge and the expertise to deliver the outstanding service and customer experience you deserve.
We believe genuine partnerships drive long-term success. We strive to become an integral part of your business strategy and financial plans. We work to help you efficiently and sustainably expand your market share and profitability.
We combine our global footprint with experienced local teams. We will go where you need us, anticipate changing market needs and help guide you into new regions. As a DLL partner, you’ll have one central point of contact across the globe.
How we do it
We are the strong company we are today because of our people. They make the difference. Many of our team members come to us from the key industries we serve. That’s why we trully understand your challenges and can speak your language.
Making real world impact
We believe sustainability is essential to long-term success—for your business, our business and for the world. Through usage based financing programs that encourage equipment refurbishment, reuse and recycling, we contribute to a circular economy that respects our planet’s resources.
Through corporate initiatives, we are a key supporter of community programs and charities around the world. We promote strong employee responsibility to society through our corporate volunteering and donation programs.
In emerging countries, we help to develop and improve access to local financial infrastructures for low-income entrepreneurs. We maintain high ethical and environmental standards in how we do business. Put simply, we aim to provide sustainable financial solutions in the most responsible way, while maximizing a positive impact on society.
Paving the way for the future of financing
Our industry and asset experts work hard to keep our partners ahead of the rapidly changing marketplace. We will help you build and offer new solutions to meet your customers’ needs. Usage-based payment models are a key trend where DLL is paving the way for the market.
We deliver a first-class experience through modernized digital technologies. Our digital tools make every stage of the sales process easier, better and faster with convenience, innovation and self-service capabilities. Our goal and commitment is to ensure that you always have access to cutting-edge financing solutions.
DLL celebrates 50th anniversary on May 29th
DLL has evolved to become an award-winning, global vendor finance company with over 5000 employees in more than 30 countries, and boasting a wide array of products and services.
#1 Vendor finance provider in the United States for the tenth consecutive year
Transfer of Dutch Financial Solutions business line to Rabobank
DLL closes Inaugural US Securitization Transaction for $501.5M
DLL opens Regional Processing Center (RPC) in Dallas to bring service closer to its partners
DLL wins Young Global Leaders’ Circular Economy Investor Award at the World Economic Forum Annual
Meeting in Davos
Sale of mobility entity, Athlon, to Daimler Financial Services - December 1st
Launch new brand: DLL
European Lessor of the Year Award
Mahindra Joint Venture
Online leasing available in the Netherlands
Launch of Freo
Online consumer finance in the Netherlands.
DLL acquires Athlon
Athlon is an international car leasing company.
Expand into Central and Eastern Europe
Expand into Asia and Nordics
Joint Venture Philips Medical Capital
Expand into South America and Australia
Joint Venture Schmitz Cargobull AG
Expand into North America
Launch new logo: De Lage Landen, Partners in Finance
Joint Venture AGCO Finance
Launch De Lage Landen blue
A new corporate identity.
Expand into Europe
Joint Venture Translease
Introduce car leasing
In cooperation with Lease Plan Nederland.
New logo and pay off: De Lage Landen, geld(t) als de beste
First hire purchase for Fiat 850S
Valued 5,730 Dutch guilders.
De Lage Landen is founded
Feel confident with a global finance leader
With 50 years of experience, DLL understands the unique needs of our partners around the world—and offers proven solutions to help businesses thrive.