Investment Banking

We provide a variety of advisory and capital-raising solutions to corporations, financial institutions, private equity, governments and public-sector organizations around the world. Collaborating across geographies, industries and products, we provide comprehensive and innovative financing, advisory and risk solutions to our clients.

Our Products

Mergers & Acquisitions

Mergers & Acquisitions

We act as a financial advisor to identify and facilitate strategic merger and acquisition, sale of business or alliance opportunities for our corporate, financial institutions and sponsor clients. Our dedicated M&A teams in Asia, EMEA and the Americas work across borders and time zones to deliver holistic support to our clients globally.

Capital Raising

Capital Raising

In Equity Capital Markets, we originate and execute equity and equity-linked transactions, including IPOs, rights issues, accelerated bookbuilds and convertibles.

Our Debt Capital Markets team helps clients execute local and foreign-currency debt transactions with specialized teams servicing financial institutions, corporates, public sector agencies and sovereigns.

In Acquisition and Leveraged Finance, we arrange financing for leveraged buyouts and corporate acquisitions along with on-going refinancing needs using a variety of debt products.

Solutions

Solutions

An integral part of Investment Banking, our Solutions teams apply a broad range of Fixed Income solutions, Equity related solutions and Insurance solutions to address the various risks faced by clients.

We are also dedicated to understanding the capital and risk management needs of insurance companies and developing cutting-edge Insurance Solutions to help them respond to these challenges. These include securitization products, structured reinsurance and derivative hedging solutions for complex insurance-specific asset and liability risks.

Sectors

Consumer / Retail

Consumer / Retail

Industrials

Industrials

Healthcare

Healthcare

Natural Resources & Power

Natural Resources
& Power

Telco / Media / Technology

Telco / Media /
Technology

Financial Institutions

Financial Institutions

Real Estate / Gaming / Lodging / Leisure

Real Estate / Gaming /
Lodging / Leisure

Financial Sponsors

Connecting Markets

  • Seven & i Holdings Subsidiary's (US) Acquisition of Speedway (US) & Acquisition Financing

    M&A : $21.0bn / ALF : $14.7bn

    August 2020

  • Nippon Telegraph and Telephone's Acquisition of NTT DOCOMO

    JPY4.3trn

    September 2020

  • GlobalWafers' (Taiwan) Acquisition of Siltronic (Germany)

    €4.0bn

    December 2020

  • Softbank
    Global PO

    JPY1.2trn

    August 2020

  • ANA Holdings
    Global PO

    JPY320.0bn

    November 2020

  • Renesas Electronics' Acquisition of Dialog
    Semiconductor (UK)

    £4.1bn

    February 2021

  • Marge of EVBox (Netherlands), Owned by Engie (France), and TPG Pace Beneficial Finance
    (US/SPAC)

    €802m

    December 2020

  • Asahi Kasei, NTT Finance, Daiwa House Industry, Banco Santander (Spain), CPI Property (Chez Republic), Hungary (Green Samurai), EUROFIMA (Switzerland), Asahi Group HD, Caixa Bank

    Green Bond

    April 2020-March 2021

  • Mitsui Fudosan's TOB of Tokyo Dome and Yomiuri Shimbun's Acquisition of Stake in Tokyo Dome

    JPY266.5bn

    November 2020

  • Toyota Motor Corp.
    Woven Planet Bond (Sustainable Bond)

    JPY130bn

    March 2021

  • DeepGreen Metals' (Canada) Business
    Combination with Sustainable Opportunities
    Acquisition Corp (US/SAPC)

    CAD3.6bn

    March 2021

  • Hayward Holdings (US)
    IPO

    $685m

    March 2021

Awards & Recognition

Best Deals - North Asia [Hong Kong]

House of the Year

Refinitiv DEALWATCH AWARDS 2020 Top

#1 in Best for Creative and Useful SSA Funding Ideas

Investment Bank of the Year
for Sustainable Corporate
Finance

The Banker Investment Banking Awards 2020

Equity House of the Year - Nomura Securities

M&A Deal of the Year for
AltaGas' Portfolio Sell
-Nomura Greentech

Power Finance & Risk 17th Annual Deals & Firms of the Year

League Table

Any JP Involvement Announced Advisor Ranking
  Financial Advisor Rank Value
($m)
Share
(%)
# Deals
1 Nomura 112,041 45.4 93
2 Morgan Stanley 111,670 45.2 41
3 Deloitte 61,939 25.1 97
4 Goldman Sachs 59,394 24.1 18
5 Plutus Consulting 49,421 20.0 43

Source: Refinitiv (2020/1/1 - 2020/12/31)

Worldwide Announced Advisor Ranking
  Financial Advisor Rank Value
($m)
Share
(%)
# Deals
1 Goldman Sachs 911,751 25.2 389
2 Morgan Stanley 799,269 22.1 307
3 JP Morgan 700,484 19.4 319
4 BofA Securities 550,754 15.2 261
5 Credit Suisse 344,706 9.5 120
11 Nomura 174,482 4.8 138

Source: Bloomberg (2020/1/1 - 2020/12/31)

Global SSA Debt
  Lead Bank Deal Value
($m)
Share
(%)
# Deals
1 JP Morgan 183,729.10 7.51 711
2 Citi 158,256.04 6.47 496
3 Barclays 128,151.68 5.24 412
4 Nomura 115,276.01 4.71 480
5 Deutsche Bank 108,428.04 4.43 331

Source: Dealogic (2020/1/1 - 2020/12/31)