Overview

We facilitate client transactions for all product types across geographies for corporations and  entrepreneurs.

If you are aiming to raise capital, we can design, structure and execute your public and private transactions:

  • Equity capital;
  • Debt capital (investment-grade, high-yield or leveraged loans);
  • Refinancing, bridge loans, acquisition finance; and
  • Structured products.

We can also act as market makers in fixed income on certain markets we know well.

The services that we offer are:

Global

CIGP is a global business that spans three continents. In addition to designing the appropriate financing package, we deliver successful structuring as well as global syndication and distribution.

Integrated

Whether advising on executing an IPO, a debt offering or a Leveraged Buy-Out, we always bring the full range of our expertise to the table. From investment banking advisory to sales and trading, we want every client to benefit from our full range of services, solutions and expertise.

Tailored

Our team of problem solvers work directly with our clients seeking funding on their strategies, from a simple loan to an IPO or a more structured capital raising across asset classes.

Equity Capital

Working closely with public and private companies and financial sponsors, we originate, structure and execute equity and equity-linked financings such as:

  • Initial public offerings (IPOs);
  • Follow-on equity issues;
  • Equity linked/convertible issues;
  • Private placements; and
  • Derivatives.

For institutional clients, we can arrange financing on the back of the above securities and help organize securities lending and other prime brokerage services.

Debt Capital

Our team originates, structures and executes debt financings for public and private companies as well as financial sponsors:

  • Investment grade bonds;
  • Structured loans, high yield and mezzanine financings;
  • Acquisition finance;
  • Structured finance solutions and asset securitization;
  • Liability management on exchange offers, tenders and other consents; and
  • Liability management on broader corporate restructurings, asset sales and refinancing.

Structured Products

Tailored, structured investment solutions based on your company’s objectives help you take advantage of opportunities quickly, in a way that maximizes your return while reducing your risk.

In order to help you reach your objectives, our service is always:

Focused

Leveraging decades of experience in creating innovative products that let entrepreneurs capitalize on specific situations or enhance investment portfolios, we bring the optimal solutions dedicated to your own investment portfolio or business needs.

Fast

We work fast in order to ensure you don’t miss your tactical opportunity.

Flexible

Due to the many variations possible when creating a structured product, practically any return pattern can be created according to a given risk profile.

Case studies

Case Study: Growth Capital Fundraising
CIGP facilitated the transaction structuring process of an online trip planning platform, in the context of its fund raising....
Case Study: Mezzanine Financing
CIGP successfully advised a private equity firm on its debt financing, on the acquisition of an eyewear frame designer and manufacturer. CIGP leveraged its expertise in financial advisory and its strong connections with financial sponsors....