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Our Mission

City National's mission is to provide the ultimate banking experience for successful entrepreneurs and professionals through an uncommon dedication to extraordinary service, proactive advice and total financial solutions.


The equipment you need, when you need it

We provide high quality equipment financing services to sophisticated corporate and nonprofit borrowers throughout all fifty states.

Consider equipment financing when your organization wants to:

  • Increase productivity
  • Employ new technology
  • Avoid technical obsolescence through technology leasing
  • Work with a professional who understands the needs of sophisticated borrowers


We provide simple solutions to complex equipment requirements. We work with smart, energized equipment finance experts who have a passion for the business and will deliver a better financing experience.  We employ unique technology that makes your life easier.  For example:

  • Virtual meetings on your schedule, right from your desk, whenever you want to speak to your dedicated project manager, a
  • CustomerConnect™ app for powerful cloud-based asset tracking, with sophisticated asset management capabilities not available elsewhere, and use of
  • E-Signatures on all financing paperwork to shorten the time for you to receive your new equipment. 

Because we are a City National Bank Company, we provide the most competitive lease and financing rates and available.


  • Price - We offer the most competitive rates available.
  • Reputation - We provide full disclosure of all costs and straightforward, transparent documentation with no fees.1
  • Service - We deliver concierge-level service not available elsewhere. We provide each new client with one, single point of high-level contact for the life of the relationship. We provide clear, unambiguous lease documents and fast efficient service. By making your satisfaction our primary business objective, we earned an outstanding national reputation among sophisticated borrowers throughout all fifty states. Please consider allowing us to serve your upcoming equipment financing needs.

Let's talk

Please call a First American Equipment Finance representative at (800) 801-3830 Monday through Friday, 5:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (PT) to learn more or visit http://faef.com.

1 Provided all payments are paid timely.