Debt Capital Markets

Backed by one of the strongest banks in the U.S. and aided by one of the largest Fixed Income Sales & Trading forces in the middle market sector, BB&T Capital Markets investment bankers are well positioned to bring clients the financing they need at the most competitive rates possible.

We deploy our bankers in industry-specific teams that allow them to build expertise in our clients’ operations as well as the financial expertise to assemble financing plans that work.  In addition, our investment bankers work closely with our industry specific corporate banking specialists—a factor that allows us to offer our clients an array of tools that rivals even the largest of Wall Street’s financial houses, while maintaining a personal touch on every deal.

As a result, our client list ranges from the nation’s largest banks to its most local senior housing—all with the same attention to detail.

 

BB&T Capital Markets bankers managed or co-managed $85.4 billion in bond issues for clients in 2012

  • Oxford Lane Capital Corporation (NASDAQ GS: OXLC)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a transaction for a registered closed-end management investment company in the fourth quarter of 2014, helping to raise $25,000,000 in gross proceeds for our client. The preferred shares trade on the NASDAQ GS under the symbol “OXLCN.” The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to acquire investments in accordance with its investment objective and strategies and for general working capital purposes. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase an additional 150,000 shares at the public offering price to cover over-allotments, if any.

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  • THL Credit, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: TCRD)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Financial Services Group completed a transaction for a Business Development Company (“BDC”) in the fourth quarter of 2014, helping to raise $45,000,000 in gross proceeds for our client. The Company has applied the fixed-rate, senior notes (“Notes”) for listing on the NASDAQ GS to trade under the symbol “TCRX.” The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes, which include investing in debt and equity securities, repayment of any outstanding indebtedness, acquisitions and other general corporate purposes. The Company has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 270,000 Notes to cover over-allotments, if any.

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  • Scorpio Tankers Inc. (NYSE: STNG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Logistics & Transportation Group completed a transaction for an international tanking company in the fourth quarter of 2014, helping to raise $45,000,000 in gross proceeds for our client. The Company has applied the fixed-rate, senior notes (“Notes”) for listing on the NYSE to trade under the symbol “SBNB.” The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering for general corporate purposes and working capital, which may include the acquisition of additional new or secondhand vessels. The Company has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional $6,750,000 aggregate principal of the Notes.

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William E. HardySenior Managing DirectorHead of Debt Capital Markets804-649-3952email Download My vCardView Bio