INVESTMENT BANKING

Debt Financing

Partner with a top lender in Africa

As industry leaders in originating, structuring, executing and distributing all types of funding across numerous specialist sectors, our Corporate Debt team ranks among the top in sub-Saharan Africa. We leverage our expertise to assist our corporate, financial sponsor and financial institution clients.

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Corporate Debt

Plan your next move with a top-lender
in sub-Saharan Africa

As industry leaders in originating, structuring, executing and distributing all types of funding across numerous specialist sectors, our Corporate Debt team ranks among the top in sub-Saharan Africa.

We leverage our expertise to assist our corporate, financial sponsor and financial institution clients in many jurisdictions, and cover all aspects of debt financing including: BEE finance, debt arranging, debt structuring advisory, term debt funding, preference share funding and perpetual preference shares, debt syndication, revolving credit facilities and bridge facilities

Our African and selected market presence enables us to facilitate cross-border transactions in various currencies

Contact: Chetan Jeeva

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Acquisition Finance

Raise capital and leverage credit investing opportunities to excel in your sector

Our loans and syndication teams work closely together to originate and execute a wide variety of financing opportunities to cover the full lifecycle of a transaction to ensure that your business expansion goals are met.

Our acquisition finance solutions include bridge loans, guarantees and term financing.

Contact: Chetan Jeeva

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Leveraged Finance

Raise capital and leverage credit investing opportunities to excel in your sector

Our team provides comprehensive debt financing solutions for below investment-grade clients across all industry segments through our leveraged loan, high-yield bond, bridge financing and mezzanine debt products.

Our integrated product-structuring and syndication teams provide comprehensive financing solutions that support acquisitions, buy-outs, BEE transactions, recapitalisations and balance sheet optimisation.

Contact: Chetan Jeeva

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DEALS

Enabling business that invests in the future

We’re proud to announce our role in arranging the biggest sustainability deal to date - Harmony Gold Mining Group's syndicated, multi-trance, sustainability-linked and green use of proceeds term debt package.

DEALS

Funding solutions as abundant as the air that we breathe

We are proud to have acted as the Joint Mandated Lead Arranger for Air Liquide's R5.9 billion where we refinanced a portion of the acquisition of Sasol's air separation units located in Secunda, South Africa. This is the biggest oxygen production site in the world.

DEALS

Engineering a shared vision for a connected future

Absa CIB’s recent work for African telecoms giant IHS demonstrates the bank’s full-service offering, providing the client with M&A advisory, ECM services assisting their high-profile NYSE IPO, supporting them in the international bond markets and providing direct, multi-currency term financing.

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