Natixis advises its clients on strategic development opportunities,
assists in the execution of acquisitions or divestments, and provides
financing to support their strategies.
Natixis provides M&A advisory services to large French and international corporations, medium-sized businesses, institutional investors, private equity groups and public-sector entities.
We help clients to plan and execute transactions such as acquisitions, divestments, mergers, tie-ups, joint ventures or asset swaps, and arrange debt issues, restructurings, equity raisings and capital protection.
We have a strong presence in France and internationally, with a network of 200 bankers across six specialized companies worldwide.
No. 1 in M&A advisory to Private Equity in France by deal count and value in 2018
Source: Le magazine des affaires
No. 3 in M&A midcap advisory in France by deal count in 2018
No. 5 in M&A advisory in France by deal count in 2018
Natixis is a leader in acquisition and strategic finance with over 20 years’ global experience in the field.
We provide corporate clients and private equity funds with a comprehensive range of financing to meet the full scope of their strategic requirements (acquisitions, shareholder restructuring, investments, etc.).
We work with acquirers from the very early stages of their projects, supporting them by arranging corporate acquisition finance and leveraged finance.
No.1 bookrunner on sponsored loans in value terms in EMEA
Source: Thomson Reuters - 12/31/2018
Natixis provides clients with personalized advisory services on transactions that impact their capital structure, such as IPOs, capital increases, and convertible and exchangeable bond issues. We are also developing our advisory capabilities to execute public tender and exchange offers.
Natixis also operates in the secondary market where we assist issuers by enhancing liquidity on securities and support them in implementing share buyback programs, an area where we are a leader in France.
No.1 bookrunner on IPOs in France, both in number of deals and in issuance volume in 2018
No.1 bookunner on Small & Midcaps IPOs, both in number of deals and in issuance volume in 2018
No.2 ECM bookrunner (excl.ABBs) in France, both in number of deals and in issuance volume in 2018
Source: Bloomberg (ranking combining Natixis deals with ODDO BHF's, broker distributing Natixis ECM deals in France since 2018)
Global Coordinator on Euronext IPO of the year 2018 (NEOEN)
Natixis offers a wide range of international structured finance expertise, providing advisory, arrangement, financial engineering, underwriting and distribution strategies to provide global solutions suited to our clients’ financing needs on the banking, bond and securitization markets and we round out our financing solutions with interest rate, forex, and commodities hedging deals.
Natixis offers an expert rating advisory service to analyze and optimize the impact of major events on clients’ ratings and help them obtain and maintain a credit rating.
Natixis is a leader in the primary euro bond market. We are widely recognized for our capabilities across all issuer categories including corporations, banks, insurers and SSAs (sovereign, supranational and agency).
Our teams originate financing across the spectrum of debt securities. This encompasses senior, high yield and subordinated issues (including hybrid, Tier 1 and 2, and Senior Non-Preferred), private placements (euro, US dollar, Formosa, Schuldschein and Sukuk issues), green bonds, covered bonds and ABS.
Additionally, Natixis develops significant capabilities in US dollar issuances, particularly for emerging market issuers.
Through our regulatory expertise, including Solvency II and Basel III, we provide solutions in debt restructuring, acquisition finance and risk transfer for issuer clients, and in portfolio diversification and complex project structuring for investor clients.
We rely on our range of expertise to structure and originate financing for our issuer and investor clients (bonds, credit, securitization):
We maintain close ties with out mid cap clients through dedicated teams in our regional and Paris offices. These teams work closely with relevant business lines to provide mid cap clients with a broad product suit - from vanilla and structured financing to M&A advisory – and access to the capital markets.