With a wealth of experience, we assist in the structuring and arranging of optimal financing solutions for both green and brown field projects spanning all sectors of the Nigerian economy.
We have been at the fore front of the Nigerian debt arranging and syndications market having notably structured the first privately-funded gas pipeline, the first privately funded district development project in Nigeria, the largest onshore oil & gas acquisition financing in Nigeria as well as the power sector stabilization facility.
We provide access to medium to long-term funding and our transactions attract the participation of local financial institutions, foreign banks, development financial institutions, export credit agencies as well as multilateral agencies. One of our key strengths is the ability to distribute loan assets to numerous financial institutions in Nigeria and across the world.
Project Finance Advisory
Our product lines include project finance, debt structuring and arranging, financial modelling, hedging coordination and optimisation, technical bank services, project risk due diligence and analysis, PPP consulting and bid support.
We have strong debt-sourcing and arranging capabilities and an unrivalled track record in closing challenging debt-arranging mandates in a timely manner. We have thorough knowledge and hands-on experience in managing the entire debt-raising process across various sectors including oil and gas, power, infrastructure and telecoms.
Structured Finance Advisory:
We offer debt structuring advisory services and assist clients in developing optimal capital structures, reorganising balance sheets and or existing debt obligations to achieve their short, medium and long term strategic objectives.
Our facility agency team provides unrivalled expertise in facilitating the lenders-borrower interface under a syndicated loan financing. Our services include post financial close account management, loan coordination, managing communication between the borrower and lenders, calculating loan service covers, coordinating loan withdrawals and repayments as well as fee distribution.
Debt Solutions Capabilities
We act as either transaction financial adviser and or debt arranger on the following services:
- Acquisition finance;
- Project finance (Greenfield and Brownfield);
- Debt structuring and arranging;
- Leveraged Financing;
- Financial modelling;
- Hedging coordination and optimization;
- Government Advisory;
- PPP consulting and bid support;
- Project risk due diligence analysis;
- Vendor financing;
- Export Credit Agency and DFI debt arranging;
Our extensive experience covers the major sectors that drive growth in Nigeria including: