Etihad Capital Investment Banking is primarily focused on corporate finance transactions within the MENA region under four broad service categories:
- Equity Capital Markets
- Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory
- Debt Capital Markets
- Islamic Finance Advisory
Equity Capital Markets
Initial Public Offering (IPOs): Initial Public Offering Services capitalizing on foreseen investment opportunities to unlock trapped shareholders’ value and achieve more visibility to the companies seeking capital
Private Placement: Private Placement services is conveyed through deep and trusted relationships with a selected group of investors, including private equity firms, corporate and strategic investors, as well as high net worth clients
Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory
Mergers & Acquisitions: Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory services including – M&A, restructuring, Spin-offs and leveraged buy-outs – targeting the mid to large caps segment and offering opportunities in the National/Regional/International space
Debt Capital Markets
Debt Placement & Structured Debt: assisting companies that need to raise debt finance, refinance and/or obtain waivers and amendments to existing finance arrangements; to make sound decisions in finding optimal funding solutions across all levels of debt instruments, and arrange for these companies the required debt funding whether privately or publically placed.
Etihad Capital is a licensed financial advisor pursuant to the provisions of the Federal Law No 4 of 2000 issued by the Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority and Market. The advisory services offered by Etihad capital cover multiple sectors including finance, food & beverage, education and manufacturing sectors.
Over the past 10 years, Real Estate Investment Funds “REITs” offered an average annual return rate of 12.2% to retail investors. Since United Arab Emirates is among the top countries offering attractive rental yields and REITs are easily listed on ADX and DFM, NAEEM has decided to construct a REIT with an initial size of AED 800Mn targeting an 8% yield.
Islamic Finance Advisory
Islamic Finance Advisory: Advising on Islamic Finance Transactions from both equity and structured debt perspectives opening up an untapped market and unleashing significant growth potential to all market participants (corporations, banks, public markets, etc.)