INVESTMENT BANKING World-class investment solutions Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Investment Banking Growing your business, is our business By leveraging our deep regional knowledge and our advisory, financing and capital raising expertise – our award-winning, internationally experienced teams will tailor an ideal solution to help drive your strategic goals through organic or acquisitive expansion, domestically, regionally and internationally. Partnering with our clients to fuel their success We see potential from every angle 2020 Gold-Fields South Africa Lender R500M (US$32.9M) 2020 J & J Group South Africa Subscriber Deal - R166M (US$10.9M) 2020 Curro Holding Limited South Africa Lender and Mandated Lead Arranger - R1B (US$65.5M) 2019 Massmart/Wal-Mart South Africa Bilateral Lender - R600M (US$39.5M) Ubunto-Botho South Africa Mandated Lead Arranger and Funder - R200M (US$13.2M) 2019 Life Healthcare South Africa Mandated Lead Arranger and Funder R500M (US$32.9M) View all Our key capabilities Our award-winning team leverages our deep regional knowledge of the African continent – and our global footprint – along with our advisory, financing and capital raising expertise to tailor solutions needs via these three channels: FINANCING Invest in Africa with an award-winning globalfinance team LEARN MORE CAPITAL RAISING Work with a top-tier African capital raising partner LEARN MORE ADVISORY SERVICES Partner with a trusted pan-African advisor to realise opportunities LEARN MORE INVESTMENT BANKING Awards and accolades 2022 Best Bank for Transaction Services in Africa 2022 Energy Deal of the Year 2022 Most Innovative Bank in Africa View all Subscribe for quarterly updates Analysis and data-driven insights for a changing world – delivered direct to your inbox. Name Company e-mail address I consent to provide my personal information being collected and processed for this subscription. I Accept the Terms and Conditions Latest insights Leading-edge thinking from our team of financial and sector experts. RISK MANAGEMENT Absa leads the pack in support for SMEs Small- and medium enterprises (SMEs) are crucial to Africa’s and South Africa’s economy. SMEs urgently need bank funding support to aid their survival through the challenges brought on by the pandemic. Through funding, small businesses can participate and benefit from the new growth opportunities presented by the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). At Absa, we are committed to all our clients (big or small) and are determined to give them access to limitless possibilities. Read more RISK MANAGEMENT It’s time to rethink how we do trade Absa’s Abdul Yassim (Head of sales trade and working capital South Africa) and Ruth Ngulube (Head of trade and working capital in Zambia) unpack Covid-19’s effects on trade and how it will bounce back. They explain that despite the challenges South Africa and the region face, there are emerging solutions that will bring new opportunities into the industry. Read more OUR TRACK RECORD Feedback from our clients “Absa provided us with advice on matters related to project finance and maximising interest income on excess cash. The service received has been outstanding and we have had better-than forecasted interest earnings as a result of the guidance and restructuring provided by Absa CIB. We have also received substantial support for decision making purposes when it comes to financial instruments held with Absa.” Dorper Wind Farm – South Africa President, Trade Association - Africa "Absa has been a partner bank to ACWA Power since our first successful project bid, providing the group with project financing, working capital as well as mandated as the account bank for the project. Absa has provided great value through its service, tailored solutions, valuable insights and advisory to the group." ACWA Power – UAE and Africa President, Trade Association - Africa "As a partner bank to Marubeni for over 6 years, the Absa team has provided awesome service in assisting us to establish our South Africa office. Their always-available attitude has supported us to facilitate our entry into both the South African and African Market." Marubeni Middle-East & Africa Power Limited – Japan President, Trade Association - Africa "Having a Pan-African banking partner is very important to the group as it gives us a competitive advantage in the market. We are now able to go for the projects we want because we have a partner bank that understands our business and is ready to help us materialise our growth ambitions in the continent." Gransolar Group – Spain President, Trade Association - Africa Contact us 0860 500 703 +27 (0) 10 211 3117 email@example.com Subscribe for quarterly updates Analysis and data-driven insights for a changing world – delivered directly to your inbox. Subscribe now Rate our website How would you rate your overall satisfaction with this website? 1 2 3 4 5 Great! Please tell us more What did you like most about the website? Insights offered Look and feel Variety of content Next Please tell us more Which of the following could be better? 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