"For over 50 years, our customers have benefitted from DLL’s expertise in the industries that we serve. Now more than ever, our commitment to them remains strong. We will continue to evolve with them in times of both prosperity and adversity.”
DLL is the world’s leading vendor finance partner.
Who we are
DLL is a global asset finance partner enabling businesses to more easily access equipment, technology and software to help them grow. We deliver sustainable and effective financing solutions, along with insights and advice, that drive smarter and more economical use of capital assets.
With more than 50 years of industry experience, we understand the unique needs of our partners and customers around the world and work hard to provide flexible solutions to meet their objectives. Headquartered in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, DLL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Rabobank Group.
€35+ billion managed portfolio
30+ countries served
50 years in business
Industry and asset expertiseWe 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
#1 Vendor finance provider in the United States for the tenth consecutive year
DLL closes inaugural U.S. Securitization Transaction for $501.5M
DLL opens Regional Processing Center (RPC) in Dallas to bring service closer to its partners
Transfer of Dutch Financial Solutions business line to Rabobank
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
European Lessor of the Year Award
New brand launched: DLL Financial Solutions Partner
Mahindra Joint Venture
Leasing online made available in the Netherlands
Consumer-oriented financial solutions online in the Netherlands.
DLL acquires Athlon
Athlon is an international car leasing company.
Expansion in Central and Eastern Europe
Expansion in Asia and the Nordic area
Joint risk project with Philips Medical Capital
Expansion in South America and Australia
Joint risk project with Schmitz Cargobull AG
Expansion in North America
Launch of new logotype: De Lage Landen, Partners in Finance
Joint risk project with AGCO Finance
Launch of De Lage Landen blue
A new company identity.
Expansion in Europe
Joint risk project with Translease
Car leasing introduced
In cooperation with Lease Plan Nederland.
New logotype and distribution: De Lage Landen, geld(t) als de beste
First progress payment purchase: Fiat 850S
Valued at 5,370 Dutch guilders.