Debt Capital Markets

HSBC’s Debt Capital Markets business is a recognized market leader in Saudi Arabia with strong experience and a successful track record in the debt capital and loan markets, with wide-ranging expertise in multi-currency, local and international capital market transactions, both in Islamic and conventional structures.

Our team has extensive experience providing bespoke financial solutions to clients ranging from privately-owned companies to publicly-listed corporates and government-related entities. Over the years, we have successfully raised funding for clients within industrial and services sectors including transport and communications, oil, gas and petrochemicals, power and utilities etc.

Our strong on-the-ground presence and local market knowledge along with HSBC’s global resources allows our clients to benefit from a broad range of innovative, comprehensive and competitive solutions.

HSBC is the house of choice for advising, arranging and innovatively structuring debt financing across loans and capital markets to meet our clients’ objectives. Through a partnership approach with clients, and detailed market knowledge and experience, we maintain our position as a market leader in Saudi Arabia.

HSBC DCM covers clients located within Saudi Arabia as well as regional and international clients seeking to raise money in Saudi Arabia including:

  • Supranational Institutions
  • Sovereigns and sub-sovereigns
  • Government agencies and sovereign linked entities
  • Financial Institutions
  • Private and Public Corporates
  • Family Investment Houses

The principal products and services provided by our Debt Capital Markets team can be categorized as follows:

Debt Capital Markets (Sukuk and Bonds):

  • Public or Private Format

  • Stand-Alone or Programme  

Syndicated Loans:

  • Full syndication

  • Club loan

Debt Advisory and Liability Management:

  • Debt Raising

  • Debt Restructurings

  • Buy-backs

  • Tender and Exchange Offers

Structured Finance:

  • Securitization

  • Structured Notes

  • Leveraged Acquisition Finance (LAF)

  • Strategic Equity and Financing (SEF)

These products can be for the purposes of raising senior or subordinated debt, in Saudi Riyal or other currencies (USD, EUR, etc.), and can be structured on a conventional or Shariah-compliant basis.

HSBC has been the #1 DCM house in the MENA region for the past 5 years, executing more transactions than any other institution. Our predominant market position in Saudi Arabia is evidenced not only through our consistent #1 league table ranking from 2009 up to 2018, but our leadership role in all major local and international debt capital market transactions undertaken by key issuers in the country.