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    CIT Group Inc. (CIT)

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    CIT Group Inc.
    One CIT Drive
    Livingston, NJ 07039
    United States - Map
    Phone: 973-740-5000
    Website: http://www.cit.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Credit Services
    Full Time Employees:3,330

    Business Summary 

    CIT Group Inc. operates as the holding company for CIT bank that provides commercial financing and leasing products; and a suite of savings options in the United States. The company operates in five segments: Corporate Finance, Transportation Finance, Trade Finance, Vendor Finance, and Consumer. The Corporate Finance segment offers lending, leasing, and other financial and advisory services to small and middle-market companies in various industries, such as commercial and industrial, communications, media and entertainment, healthcare, and energy. The Transportation Finance segment provides aircraft and railcar, leasing and financing solutions to operators and suppliers in the aviation and railcar industries. This segment also offers lending and other financial products and services to companies in the transportation sector, such as business aircraft, maritime, and aerospace and defense industries. The Trade Finance segment provides a range of domestic and international customized credit protection, lending, and outsourcing services that include working capital and term loans, factoring, receivables management products, bulk purchases of accounts receivable, import and export financing, and letter of credit programs to retail supply chain companies. The Vendor Finance segment partners with manufacturers, distributors, dealers, and product resellers to deliver financing and leasing solutions to end-user customers for the acquisition of equipment. The Consumer segment offers government-guaranteed student loan portfolios, which are in run-off. The company also provides account receivables collection, acquisition and expansion financing, asset management and servicing, credit protection, financial risk management, import and export financing, insurance, letters of credit, and mergers and acquisition advisory services, as well as debt restructuring, underwriting, and syndication services. CIT Group Inc. was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Livingston, New Jersey.

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    Corporate Governance 
    CIT Group Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. John A. Thain , 58
    Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. Nelson J. Chai , 48
    Pres, Chairman of CIT Bank, Chief Exec. Officer of CIT Bank and Pres of North American Commercial Fin.
    Mr. Scott T. Parker , 46
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Ms. Lisa K. Polsky , 57
    Chief Risk Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. C. Jeffrey Knittel , 55
    Pres of Transportation & International Fin.
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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