Capital Markets is consistently ranked as a leading originator and distributor of debt products. Whether you need to refinance your operations, raise funds for an acquisition or restructure existing debt, we offer a powerful combination of global capabilities, sector knowledge and unrivalled execution, all backed by a strong balance sheet and one of the best credit ratings among global banks.

A Full Range of Debt Services

Our services include:

  • Marketing and execution of public and private debt instruments
  • Structuring transactions
  • Liability management
  • Ratings advisory
  • Derivative execution

Global Insights and Support

With offices in all major centres of finance, our Debt Capital Markets team works seamlessly with specialists across RBC to bring clients the expertise and execution they need. We serve issuers across the rating spectrum - from investment grade to high yield - and in all industries, including Corporate, Financial Institution and Sovereign, Supranational and Agency clients.

Discover Our Areas of Expertise

RBC Capital Markets has extensive knowledge and experience across all sectors. And as these industries evolve, we help our clients navigate the changes and offer them the market insights and strategies they needed for success.


  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Automotive
  • Business Services
  • Communications, Media & Entertainment
  • Consumer & Retail Goods
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials & Diversified
  • Infrastructure
  • Metals & Mining
  • Oil & Gas
  • Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Real Estate
  • Social Infrastructure
  • Technology & Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Utilities & Renewables

Financial Institutions

  • Asset Managers
  • Banks & Deposit-taking Institutions
  • Insurance Companies
  • Senior Debt, Covered Bonds, Subordinated Debt, Capital & Hybrid Securities

Sovereigns, Supranationals & Agencies

  • Sovereigns
  • Supranationals
  • Government Agencies
  • Municipalities
  • Regional Agencies
  • Local Authorities

Currency Capabilities

RBC Capital Markets is consistently ranked as a leading underwriter of fixed income securities across the world’s major currencies.

US Dollar

Our full suite of US capabilities enables us to provide high quality advice and execution across all products in our clients’ capital structures – resulting in a top 10 ranking in underwriting.

Canadian Dollar

We are consistently ranked as lead underwriter of Canadian dollar debt. Our Debt Capital Markets team has pioneered several developments in the Canadian market, including the high yield and maple markets.


We have a team of experts in our European offices to support clients across all market sectors. Bookrunner roles have grown by double-digit figures year-over-year and our Debt Capital Markets group has made significant progress in gaining market share and expanding RBC’s European franchise.

Australian Dollar

Our commitment to Australian dollar debt has resulted in RBC Capital Markets maintaining a leadership position in underwriting transactions for both domestic and offshore issuers.


RBC Capital Markets is a leading sterling market participant. We have been a Gilt-Edged Market Maker (GEMM) since November 2000 and have regularly been ranked within the top five banks in the sterling-denominated bond league tables.

Other Currencies

RBC is a lead underwriter, trader and distributor in many local market currency bonds. Our Debt Capital Markets team regularly executes transactions across a wide range of currencies, and we’re a market leader in the Norwegian Krona, Turkish Lira and South African Rand markets.