Strategic Acquisition Finance
Our Strategic & Acquisition Finance teams are active through a network of professionals based in Paris, London/Frankfurt, Madrid, New York and Hong Kong
A global debt & advisory house
From strategic options to financing recommendations, Societe Generale accompanies you through your strategic moves thanks to key capabilities in debt finance and capital structure advisory:
We are capable of integrating every aspect of strategic acquisition finance and external growth strategies through the entire lifecycle of a transaction to fit your global business objectives. Our Acquisition Finance activities on behalf of clients includes:
- Financing of strategic acquisitions for corporate clients;
- Strategic analysis in relation to financing;
- Optimisation of the client's shareholding structure;
- ... and all needs related to merger, scission operations or any major change to the client scope.
Capital Structure Advisory
Strategic analysis of clients’ capital structure optimization worldwide through our Capital Structure Advisory approach is one of our key differentiators. We leverage on our comprehensive products and services offering to provide you with tailored advice on funding strategies ahead of a transformational move.
We provide you with recommendations and solutions for acquisition financing. We offer structuring and funding in the context of acquisitions and other large/complex event-driven corporate transactions.
Rating Advisory - a One-Stop Service Provider
Your organisation’s credit rating is fundamental to its financial strength. Societe Generale is one of the few banks to provide clients with dedicated Rating Advisory support.
With an extensive capital market and rating agency background, our Rating Advisory team supports you in all ratings considerations, including first-time ratings, rating upgrade/defense, capital structure optimisation and debt capacity analysis.
Societe Generale offers clients a full service Equity platform including IPOs, Capital increases, Equity-linked products...
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Our clients' successes
Around 30% of daily water consumption of Abidjan in 2025 will be supplied by a new potable water plant.
Enel has raised US$1.5 billion from a five-year bond that has broken new ground for environment-linked financing.
Jawa-1, Asia Pacific's largest LNG-to-power project, fuels Indonesia's development on its way for energy transition
Poland’s pioneering role in the Green Bond market has allowed it to reduce the cost of its fundraising for environmental...