RBC Capital Markets’ Infrastructure Finance Group provides expertise across a geographically diverse corporate client base in Canada, Europe, the U.S. and Asia Pacific. We are the leading global financial advisor to the sector. The Group is dedicated to delivering investment banking services to public and private sector clients involved in providing, owning and operating essential service infrastructure. Our ability to achieve continued success for our clients is enhanced by the wide range of services we are able to provide within each region.
From offices in London, Paris and Madrid, our European group provides coverage throughout Western Europe and Scandinavia for clients that include infrastructure funds, private equity, corporates and the public sector for our power & utilities, transportation and social infrastructure clients.
The Canadian group specializes in structuring and financing core public infrastructure projects, including public-private partnerships ("PPP"). Since 2005, we have pioneered the transition of a large part of Canadian PPP financing from the bank markets to the bond markets. In this capacity, we have been the sole underwriter for over C$5 billion in Canadian PPP bond financings, significantly more than 50% of the total market. We seek to innovate continuously to bring our issuing clients a competitive advantage and our investing clients the best structured assets.
Our Australian professionals provide financial advisory services, including buy and sell-side M&A, restructuring, capital structure advisory, refinancing, PPPs and government advisory. Additionally, our group has key product capabilities in lead arranging for bank lending, syndication, and bond underwriting & distribution.
Based in New York, the U.S. Infrastructure Group provides both corporate and concession based M&A services, bank debt structuring and syndication and taxable and tax-exempt bond underwriting and distribution to a broad client base across the infrastructure sector including private equity, infrastructure funds, corporate and municipal clients. The combination of sector-focused expertise and a multiple product offering platform creates a significant competitive advantage for our clients in the U.S.