Create an optimal strategy.

Build a strategy specific to your needs, guided by expert advice. Our specialized fixed income and capital markets teams work together to help your business.

  • Develop a strategic financing plan around your objectives.
  • Finance large capital expenditures, strategic growth or ongoing business needs with flexibility while minimizing cost.
  • Access private and public markets to fund operations and new projects or refinance/restructure existing tax-exempt and taxable debt.

Credit fixed income

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Raise funds through debt capital markets.

Credit Fixed Income originates and trades investment grade and high yield bonds to help with your next financial need.

  • Fund new projects.
  • Finance M&A opportunities.
  • Refinance existing indebtedness.

Use our bond market experience.

  • We have book-managed new issues for some of the largest, most sophisticated corporate borrowers.
  • Our trading desk is an active liquidity provider in the secondary market with over 600 top-tier investing clients.
  • Our clients’ public bonds are registered with the SEC and rated by S&P and Moody's.

Loan capital markets

Execute with ease

Raise capital efficiently and effectively with the support of Loan Capital Markets. Loan syndications, private placements and secondary market loan trading work to provide flexible financing for your organization.

  • Optimal execution
  • Larger borrowings
  • Minimized cost
  • Maximized liquidity

Capital markets experience for your advantage

We have dedicated capital markets and loan syndication specialists located across the United States. Our senior staff average more than 20 years experience each, with backgrounds as commercial lenders, syndicators and/or investment bankers. 

  • Lead-managed 500+ deals
  • More than 50 years of aggregate experience in the Private Placement market
  • Involved in 200+ private placement transactions that have raised more than $38 billion

Our trading desk is an active liquidity provider in the secondary market.

Municipal debt solutions

Gain an advantage when you leverage our experience. We offer a national focus with priority coverage to state and local governments, as well as higher education and nonprofits, healthcare, energy and real estate sectors.


Finance tax-exempt debt.

Work with a municipal products team ready to help support tax-exempt and taxable bonds solutions to match your specific needs:

  • Fixed/variable rate bonds
  • Commercial paper
  • Direct purchases
  • Municipal derivatives

Navigate the municipal landscape.

Get strategic advice and a universal bank approach that can help your organization.

  • Fund new projects.
  • Restructure existing debt.
  • Access both private and public markets.
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