A Leading Investment Bank in ASEAN

Discover a seamless investment banking experience like no other, available in conventional and Shariah compliant terms. Through an unrivalled investment banking history in ASEAN markets, we have assisted a wide range of institutions in their Initial Public Offering (IPO), structured numerous landmark mergers & acquisitions (M&A) transactions, and arranged a great number of high profile bond issuances for corporates, financial institutions, and governments.

IPO Banker in ASEAN

Listed most companies in ASEAN 

Source: Dealogic


M&A Banker in ASEAN

Advised most M&A transactions in ASEAN 

Source: Dealogic


DCM Banker in ASEAN

for 9 consecutive years

Source: Bloomberg, ASEAN Local Currency Bonds since 2011


Our Solutions and Offerings

Benefit from a full suite of conventional and Islamic investment banking solutions with us. We provide curated advice and services related to corporate transactions, equity and debt offerings to a wide range of clients including corporates, high net-worth individuals, institutions and governments.

 

We are also a trailblazer in green and socially responsible financing. Whether you are an issuer or investor, we strive to find the best conventional and Islamic solution for your business needs. 

Get expert guidance on general corporate matters, including the following:
 

  • IPOs

  • Listing transfers and dual listing

  • Mergers and acquisitions*

  • Capital management

  • Corporate valuations

  • Corporate rationalisation and restructuring

  • Employee stock option and incentive plans

  • General financial advisory 

  • Advisory on regulatory matters such as listing guidelines and requirements in a broad range of markets.

 

We understand that each of our clients have their own unique needs. That’s why we offer comprehensive advisory solutions tailor-made to address your most challenging and complex needs. One of our unique strengths is our strong presence across key ASEAN markets that allows us to excel in domestic and cross-border transactions.

 

*including buy-side and sell-side advisory, M&A, takeovers, joint ventures, divestitures, management buy-outs, leveraged buy-outs and reverse take-overs. 


Our approach to mergers and acquisitions is holistic, integrated and multi-disciplinary; we bring to you the best conventional and Islamic solutions that suit your business needs:

Sector Expertise
  • Industry insights into key themes and trends
  • Competitive intelligence on buyer and seller dynamics
  • Valuation expertise
  • Optimised deal positioning
Execution Experience
  • Process management
  • Structuring advisory
  • Regulatory advisory
  • Due diligence
  • Tactics
Financing
  • Capital structure optimisation
  • Equity capital markets
  • Debt capital markets
  • Bridge financing
Risk Management
  • Managing FX exposure
  • Managing rates exposure
  • Selective commodities exposures
  • Insurance / takaful solutions
Asset Management and Private Banking
  • Liquidity management
  • Wealth management solutions
Leading Asia Pacific Network
  • Deep network of client relationships across Asia Pacific
  • Strong Inbound Dialogue with MNCs
  • Access to key decision makers and regulators

Our pre-eminent, award-winning franchise has a strong track record of successfully executing the largest landmark equity fund raising transactions in the ASEAN region. Leveraging on the expertise and reach of our sales and trading team, via our joint venture with China Galaxy Securities, provides us with access to over 1,000 regional and global institutional investors.

 

Our Services

We offer full suite of equity capital markets solutions to our corporate clients. We structure equity fund raising transactions including IPOs, primary & secondary placements, rights issues and private investments in public enterprises

 

Our Credentials

We are consistently ranked first on Dealogic®️ and Bloomberg®️ league tables, commanding sizable market share in ASEAN ECM activities. 

Get holistic solutions from our Regional Debt Capital Markets franchise. We are a global leader in MYR conventional and Islamic bonds (sukuk), with strong local expertise particularly in ASEAN local currency and sukuk markets. Our extensive bond and sukuk distribution network helps us raise funding for sovereign, corporate, and institutional clients, and our in-house rating advisory team is highly experienced in dealing with local and international rating agencies.

 

We have provided our services as Global Coordinator, Principal Adviser, Lead Arranger, Lead Manager, Bookrunner, and Dealer for many major USD and local currency offerings. With our extensive experience in advisory, origination, structuring, project financing, Islamic financing and deal execution activities - and our expertise in providing funding, capital and liability management solutions - we are the preferred capital markets franchise globally, regionally, and domestically.

 

Tap into the following products and markets with us:

  • Bond / sukuk across G3, CNH, and ASEAN currencies

  • Perpetual bond / sukuk

  • Convertible and exchangeable bond / sukuk 

  • Asset-backed securities

  • Liability management

  • Funding for bank capital (Tier 1 and Tier 2)

  • Project financing

Partnership with China Galaxy

We are one of the top brokers in the region, courtesy of our joint venture with CGS. As 50:50 shareholders in CIMB Securities International Pte Ltd, together with CGS, we can provide you with comprehensive research coverage in Asia by leveraging on the benefits of our joint venture - CIMB’s established network and footprint in Southeast Asia, combined with CGS’s technological know-how, wide client base and access to the domestic Chinese market. Our network of local offices, branches and strategic partners gives us a global presence and makes us Asia’s leading financial gateway.

We Take Pride in Finding Solutions that Perfectly Meet Your Needs

Discover how we worked with our past clients to reach their goals.

Our Success Stories

Recognition of Our Leadership Position in Investment Banking

Our local and international accolades mark the trust that our clients have in us.