About us

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

Why DLL


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. 


Partnership approach

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.  


Global footprint

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


Knowledgeable team

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. 


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Corporate responsibility

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.

"Our unrelenting focus on disruptive innovation and customer experience, combined with our people and products, will continue to differentiate DLL and ensure continued success for another 50 years and beyond. " Bill Stephenson, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board

Paving the way for the future of financing


Innovation

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.


Digitalization

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.

Executive
Board

"As our brand promise implies, we are more than just a provider of capital. We are a true strategic partner and collaborator."

Our history

2019

DLL celebrates 50th anniversary

2018

#1 Vendor finance provider in the United States for the tenth consecutive year

2017

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

2017

Transfer of Dutch Financial Solutions business line to Rabobank

2016

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

2013

European Lessor of the Year Award

2014

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New brand launched: DLL Financial Solutions Partner

2010

Mahindra Joint Venture

2010

De Lage Landen | LeaseLoket

Leaseloket.nl introduced

Leasing online made available in the Netherlands

2007

Freo Logo

Freo launched

Consumer-oriented financial solutions online in the Netherlands.

2006

Athlon car lease logo

DLL acquires Athlon

Athlon is an international car leasing company.

2006

DLL world map

Expansion in Central and Eastern Europe

2004

DLL world map

Expansion in Asia and the Nordic area

2002

Joint risk project with Philips Medical Capital

2002

DLL world map

Expansion in South America and Australia

2000

Schmitz Cargobull truck

Joint risk project with Schmitz Cargobull AG

1998

Map with North America and Europe highlighted

Expansion in North America

1997

De Lage Landen Partners In Finance

Launch of new logotype: De Lage Landen, Partners in Finance

1990

AGCO

Joint risk project with AGCO Finance

1989

De Lage Landen Financial Services

Launch of De Lage Landen blue

A new company identity.

1987

Map with Europe highlighted

Expansion in Europe

1985

Joint risk project with Translease

1982

Showroom with cars

Car leasing introduced

In cooperation with Lease Plan Nederland.

1976

De Lage Landen geldt als de beste old Logo

New logotype and distribution: De Lage Landen, geld(t) als de beste

1969

First financed car

First progress payment purchase: Fiat 850S

Valued at 5,370 Dutch guilders.

1969

First financed car

De Lage Landen 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.