Raising Finance on the Bond Market

Course details

  • Date  14 September 2015  -  15 September 2015
  • Time  09:00  -  17:00
  • Location  London
  • Full venue address  London Stock Exchange, 10 Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS
  • CPD Hours  12
  • Delegate Rate  £1,330 excl. VAT

  • Event Reference  RFB02
  • Event type  Training Course


As the availability of bank lending has been shrinking, mostly due to the enduring impact of the financial crisis and new regulatory requirements, corporations are increasingly turning to debt capital markets. 2013 in particular has seen many European companies turn to the bonds market by taking advantage of cheaper borrowing costs to diversify their funding and high investor demand.

The objective of the course is to introduce those considering raising finance in the bond markets to the key features of the market and to investigate what is required by a company to plan and execute a successful bond issue.

Why attend?

Using case studies and worked examples, delegates will gain a thorough understanding of the processes involved in structuring a bond issue including:

  • Types of bond
  • Borrowers and the credit ratings process
  • Using swaps
  • Investors & investor protection
  • Syndication
  • US selling restrictions
  • Legal aspects
  • Bond pricing & launch process
  • Distribution and the closing procedure
  • Liability management

Who should attend?

This is an ideal course for professionals from listed or AIM quoted companies.

  • Corporate legal departments
  • Finance department including Finance Director & Finance Officer
  • Treasury department
  • Capital markets lawyers