NBK Capital is the first and only investment company in Kuwait with a dedicated Financing Advisory unit, leading innovative and bespoke financing solutions from the field to the boardroom. The Financing Advisory team offers clients a diversified range of funding options to achieve optimum financing solutions including conventional and Sharia-compliant bank loans, project finance, Export Credit Agency-backed financing, and fixed income issuances. The team acts as a partner to NBK Capital’s clients, assisting borrowers throughout the entire debt raising process and, ultimately, arranging the required funding at the most competitive terms.
The team specializes in tailoring customized financing solutions to meet clients’ objectives beginning from capital structure solutions and guiding clients throughout the entire financing process. Through its longstanding relationships with Export Credit Agencies, regional and global financiers, credit rating agencies, international contractors, and external consultants, the team effectively streamlines the financing process and negotiates alongside its clients with lenders and external parties to successfully arrange and execute landmark transactions.
As an independent financial advisor, NBK Capital strives to provide its clients with transparent advisory services targeted to optimize clients’ long-term objectives by providing customized solutions that reflect the clients’ best interest.
Since inception, the Financing Advisory team structured, arranged, and successfully executed multi-currency and multi-tranche transactions worth more than USD 25.0 billion. The team leverages its unmatched local market knowledge and international best practice in delivering a strong track record of successful, award-winning transactions.
With mandates extending between North America and the Far East, the team’s financing advisory services cater to a wide range of industries with transactions covering the oil and gas, telecommunications, and power sectors for sovereign, quasi-sovereign, and corporate borrowers. NBK Capital has been the advisor of choice to one of the world’s largest national oil companies, raising Kuwait’s landmark credit facilities, and advising on one of the world’s largest Export Credit Agency-backed corporate financing transactions.
The Financing Advisory team successfully executed landmark transactions for prominent global and regional borrowers