Your local ABL and Factoring Community


Networking • Education • Connection


See all our chapters' upcoming events


Connect • Learn • Enjoy

Meet & ENGAGE WITH your chapter leaders


Participate • Volunteer • Inquire

Welcome to the CFA Midwest Chapter

The CFA Midwest Chapter is the trade group for commercial finance companies, factors, banks and other financing agencies engaged in the asset-based financial services industry of Chicago and the Midwest region. We are a Regional Chapter of the CFA which serves the asset-based financial services industry on an international, national, regional and local basis.

The CFA Midwest Chapter is a leading lender-based networking organization in the Chicago metro area. Our roots are in asset-based lending, but we strive to attract all parties involved in a secured lending transaction. Our goal is to provide the best networking forum for lenders and service providers, including consultants, attorneys, appraisers and accountants.

The Commercial Finance Association’s Midwest Chapter is comprised of professionals with great insight and experience. Our members take pride in bringing their quality programs, valued contacts and more to the asset-based financial services industry.


The CFA has a two-tiered membership structure. Organizations join at the National level and individuals join at the local chapter level. If you work for a CFA member firm, you pay the $95 standard rate for your chapter membership. If you don't work for a CFA member firm, you are still welcome to join our chapter; you just pay the non-member rate of $150 for your membership.

Click the Join / Renew tab located at the top of the page for more information about joining or renewing for 2019.



Interested in becoming a sponsor this year? Check out our 2019 Sponsorship Opportunities.


Next Chapter Events


Platinum Sponsors




Gold Sponsors


Silver Sponsors

Bibby.png<img src=Big%20Shoulders%20Capital.pngExWorks_Capital.pngFaegre%20Baker%20Daniels.pngHigh_Ridge_Partners.pngMaynards.pngMidCap.pngPresidential%20shortened.pngSterling%20National%20Bank.png

YoPro Sponsor