Leveraged Finance

Leveraged finance is a global strategic business providing a fully-fledged one-stop shop offering Debt Underwriting and Financing to support Financial Sponsors-, as well as non-Sponsor, non-Investment Grade Corporate clients, across both Leveraged Loans and High Yield Debt Capital Markets instruments.

Our organisation

The Leveraged Finance team also works in close collaboration with the Bank’s Sustainable Banking team and offers the capability to arrange and structure green loans and sustainability-linked loans.

Our range of services includes:

Financing the acquisition of target companies (by corporate or financial sponsor)

  • Public to private

  • Primary and Secondary Leveraged Buy-outs

  • Underwriting across the entire debt capital structure (Senior Secured, Second Lien, Mezzanine, PIK)

  • Bridge financing for high-yield bond issuance, Secured and Unsecured

  • Market risk hedges

Portfolio company operations

  • Corporate banking

  • Liability management

  • Refinancing and recapitalisation

Our locations worldwide

Our Leveraged Finance business has a global presence with teams located in Europe (London, Paris, Milan, Madrid, Frankfurt, Stockholm), APAC (Hong Kong, Sydney) and US (New York). 

  • 73+ experts

  • 9 offices worldwide