Asia awards: Teams of the year

Author: | Published: 9 Mar 2010

Debt and equity-linked in-house team of the year

WINNER: Credit Suisse

L-R: Stephen Monick of Credit Suisse, IFLR managing editor Simon Crompton

Credit Suisse worked on several innovative debt deals in 2009. The bank was the sole bookrunner on Vincom’s convertible bond, and also played a role on Bumi Resources’ and CapitaLand’s convertibles. Credit Suisse also helped structure Sino-Forest’s exchange offer, acting as dealer-manager and solicitation agent.

ALSO NOMINATED:

Barclays Capital

Barclays Capital was the sole debt adviser to Delta on the financing for its buyout of Buma in November. Barclays was also a joint bookrunner on the bond offering and the coordinating arranger on the loan that comprised the acquisition financing. The bank also assisted Woori Bank on its exchange offer for $400 million LT2 securities.

Citi

Citigroup was the initial purchaser on Indika’s senior note offering. This $230 million deal was...