With an extensive geographic footprint in emerging markets, Standard Chartered's Corporate Advisory Group provides extensive advice on cross-border M&A transactions in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Our product strengths range from buy/sell side advisory and private placements (equity/debt) to leveraged buyouts and fixed-income financing. We also advise on privatisations and provide business valuation and independent fairness reviews. We offer tailor-made financing solutions and aim to be a one-stop shop for our client's M&A needs. Based in Singapore, Hong Kong, Beijing, India, London and Dubai, our professionals have extensive transactional and regional experience, and are well positioned to advise, structure, finance and execute complex transactions.
Structured Trade Finance & Financing Solutions
We offer tailor-made structured solutions for domestic and cross-border financing needs and business development. Our experts will tailor short- to medium-term structures according to the different payment risks incurred by each buyer during a sales transaction. In addition, we can help you better manage your inventory by reducing the cost of holding large quantities of raw materials or finished goods. We also provide purchasing and pre-export finance if you require advance payment under production contracts as well as medium to long term financing to support production expansion.
We have highly professional teams in Shanghai, Beijing and HK responsible for STF & FS business covering the North East Asia region. These teams work closely with relationship managers on the ground to provide structured solutions to your needs.
Project & Export Finance
The Project and Export Finance team in China provides long-term financing solutions to support large capital expenditures of our clients. This includes limited recourse financing on new projects in which the primary repayment source is derived from the future cash flows of the project, and refinancing of existing projects as well. The Project and Export Finance team also structures mid-to-long term export finance solutions which are backed by insurance cover from Sinosure and other Export Credit Agencies (ECAs), with the aim of supporting the large-scale export, import, overseas EPC, and foreign investment activity of Chinese companies.