Capital Solutions Capital

Full suite of debt products with
innovative debt structuring capabilities
Full suite of debt products
with innovative debt
structuring capabilities

Stifel ranks among top investment banks in U.K. capital raising market

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Tailored financing solutions for companies across the market cycle

Stifel Europe’s Capital Solutions Group works closely with clients across a wide range of industries to create tailored financing structures. Optimized to meet each client’s capital-raising objectives, these structures include both public and private solutions, ranging from senior secured debt to preferred equity and hybrid instruments.

The Capital Solutions Group also offers strategic and financial advisory services in financial restructurings, recapitalizations, and other complex situations.

Public Markets

  • Structures public debt alternatives to issuers across the corporate lifecycle and the ratings spectrum without any restriction on jurisdiction
  • Provides access to over 7,000 global accounts across the full spectrum of fixed income investors
  • Our coverage means we will find the right pocket of capital for a given structure on competitive terms
  • Leverages the distribution strength of Stifel’s trans-Atlantic fixed income platform to offer middle-market issuers and borrowers extensive capabilities in banking, capital markets, credit sales, trading, and research

Public Market Offerings

  • High Yield Bonds
  • Convertible Bonds
  • Investment Grade Bonds
  • Other Publicly Traded Debt Instruments

Private Credit

  • Works closely with issuers to communicate their credit story to a carefully targeted investor audience and to provide customized financing structures that best suit the client’s needs
  • Works across vanilla term loans to highly structured, industry-specific products with access to banks, credit funds, family offices, and specialist capital providers
  • Has expertise in highly structured and industry-specific products, including working capital solutions, trade finance, and venture debt
  • Ensures clients are correctly prepared and to secure the most optimal terms regardless of product

Private Credit Offerings

  • Direct Lending
  • Senior and Junior Term Loans
  • Private Placements
  • Staple Finance
  • Acquisition Finance
  • Structured Finance
  • Asset-Backed Lending
  • Alternative and Speciality Finance
  • Trade Finance
  • Venture Debt and Growth Finance


  • Offers deep expertise in restructuring of debt facilities from both a creditor and borrower perspective
  • Senior professionals committed to a “hands-on” approach and becoming trusted advisors in navigating complex distressed situations
  • Provides actionable strategic advice to our clients to resolve complex financial, structural, and jurisdictional issues
  • Focuses on early identification of credit related issues and takes a proactive approach in engaging stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes for our clients

Restructuring Offerings

  • Covenant Reviews and Renegotiations
  • Term/Consent Amendments
  • Breach Resolution
  • Loan Extensions
  • DIP Financing
  • Options Analysis
  • Business Plan Reviews
  • Management and Corporate Governance Support
  • Balance Sheet Optimization
  • Liability Management

The team has access to a large global lending universe, which includes:

  • Credit Funds
  • Direct Lenders
  • Banks
  • Institutional Asset and Wealth Managers
  • Venture Debt and Hybrid Capital Providers
  • Family Offices
  • Sector Specialists
  • Insurers

Capital Solutions Group Senior Team

Jan-Erik Back
Jan-Erik Back

Head of Capital Solutions Group
+44 207 710 7683

Duncan Sherriffs
Duncan Sherriffs

Managing Director
+44 207 710 7467

Mark Aitken
Mark Aitken

Managing Director
+44 20 7663 3100

Alex Boyce
Alex Boyce

+44 207 710 7617

Dhiren Suares
Dhiren Suares

+44 207 663 3217