Capabilities

Debt Capital Markets
Principal Capabilities:
  • High Yield Bonds
  • Leveraged Loans
  • Investment Grade Debt
  • Preferred Stock
  • Emerging Market Debt
  • Global Structured Notes
  • Mezzanine Debt
  • Municipal Debt
  • Asset-Backed Debt
  • Project Finance
Notable Facts:
  • Over 80 professionals worldwide
  • Bookrun over 99% of our high yield offerings and leveraged loans1
  • Completed 545 bookrun high yield bonds and leveraged loans since the beginning of 2016 valued at $372 billion
  • Highest percentage of lead-left bookrun high yield offerings among all major investment banks1
  • #1 in U.S. sponsor backed Leveraged buyout transactions by revenue2

Sources:

1. Jefferies - January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2018
2. Dealogic - December 1, 2017 to November 30, 2018

Equity Capital Markets
Principal Capabilities:
  • Initial Public Offerings
  • Follow-On Common Stock Offerings
  • Wall-Crossed Follow-on Offerings
  • Accelerated Bookbuilds
  • Block Trades
  • Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPAC)
  • At-The-Market (ATM) Programs
  • 144A Offerings
  • Convertible Bond and Convertible Preferred Offerings
  • Private Placements
  • PIPEs
  • Corporate Derivatives
  • Over 45 professionals worldwide
Notable Facts:
  • Completed over 475 bookrun transactions globally valued over $95 billion, since the beginning of 2016
  • Jefferies acts as a bookrunner on over 95% of its equity transactions globally1
  • Highest percentage of lead-left or sole bookrun equity offerings among all major investment banks1
  • #1 ranked bookrunner of U.S. wall-crossed follow-on offerings2
  • Ranked in the top 5 in U.S. IPOs by number of transactions3

Sources:

1. Dealogic: January 1, 2016 to November 30, 2018

2. Private Raise. U.S. Ranking by apportioned amount credited to lead left bookrunner from January 1, 2016 to December 31, 2018

3. Dealogic: December 1, 2017 – November 30, 2018

Mergers & Acquisitions
Principal Capabilities:
  • Corporate Sales, Divestitures and Acquisitions
  • Cross-Border Transactions and Currency Hedging Strategies
  • Takeover Defense
  • Joint Ventures
Notable Facts:
  • Completed more than 530 M&A transactions valued over $435 billion since the beginning of 2016
  • Highest percentage of sole-advised M&A transactions of any major investment bank1
  • One of Wall Street’s leading sell-side advisors, ranking #3 for U.S. Sponsor Sell-side Transactions by revenue1
  • Completed 130 M&A transactions greater than $1 billion since 2016
  • Approximately 70% of our M&A transactions are sell-side transactions 
  • Over 60% of sale assignments completed with strategic acquirers
  • Over 20% of sale assignments completed with cross-border counterparties

Source:

1. Dealogic: December 1, 2017 – November 30, 2018

Private Capital Advisory
Principal Capabilities:
  • Jefferies private capital group actively covers over 500 investors worldwide, including Asset Managers, Banks, Consultants / Gatekeepers, Corporate & Public Pension Plans, Endowments, Foundations, Family Offices, Funds of Funds, Insurance Companies, Sovereign Wealth Funds. Our private capital group focuses on both fundraising for private equity funds and private capital raising for corporations across all industries, that are placed with these institutional investors.
  • Team based in New York and London provides global coverage 
  • Raised over $40 billion from over 500 global investors over the past decade 
Private Equity Fund Raising
  • Buyout Funds
  • Growth Equity Funds
  • Sector Focused Funds
  • Special Situations Funds
  • Turnaround Funds
  • Distressed Debt Funds
  • Opportunistic Credit Funds
Private Capital Raising
  • Aviation
  • Consumer
  • Energy and Natural Resources
  • Financial
  • Healthcare
  • Industrials
  • Infrastructure
  • Media / Telecom
  • Real Estate
Restructuring & Recapitalization
Principal Capabilities – Both in and out of court:
  • Company / Debtor Advisory
  • Creditor Advisory
  • Amend and Extend Negotiations
  • Debt Exchanges and Distressed Financing
  • Distressed and Post-Reorg M&A
  • Special Situation, DIP and Rescue Financing
  • Valuation Opinions
Notable Facts:
  • 25 professionals based in New York
  • Over 45 restructuring transactions with an aggregate value of over $75 billion announced or completed since 2016
  • Ranked as one of the top 5 restructuring advisors for bankruptcy cases for 22 of the last 28 questers by The Deal – more than any other firm
  • Consistently ranked as one of the top 5 restructuring advisors for total liabilities of active bankruptcy cases since 2013 by The Deal