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Incapital provides an award-winning platform of structured notes and market-linked CDs for both primary and secondary distribution. We represent leading issuers in the new issue market, offering a wide range of structures each month and through our secondary offerings, we also provide access to attractively priced offerings in sizes and maturities that may not be available on the new issue market. mtn-i has recognized Incapital as the US Distributor of the Year on three occasions and we continue to raise the bar by producing and delivering industry-leading continuing education programs on structuredinvestments.com.
Incapital was founded in 1999 with the mission of providing securities firms and individual investors more efficient access to corporate bonds. While Incapital’s expertise in underwriting and distributing investment-grade corporate bonds remains a core competency, the firm now originates and distributes offerings across multiple asset classes. In addition to its broker-dealer and bank partners, Incapital now serves institutional investors and wealth managers. With approximately 150 employees in multiple offices in North America, the firm represents over 300 issuing entities and serves 800+ distribution partners. Incapital continues to provide market leadership with a growing range of product offerings, strong strategic partnerships and innovative technology.
Crédit Agricole CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Crédit Agricole Group, the world’s fifth largest bank by total assets (The Banker, July 2013). Crédit Agricole CIB offers its clients a comprehensive range of products and services in capital markets, brokerage, investment banking, structured finance, corporate banking, and international private banking.
The Bank provides support to clients in large international markets through its network, with a presence in major countries in Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East.
The Global Markets Division handles all the sales and trading activities of standard and structure market products for corporate financial institutions and large issuers.
Crédit Agricole CIB has a network of 21 trading rooms around the world, including five liquidity centers in London, Paris, New York, Hong Kong and Tokyo, providing its clients with strong positioning in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. It has a targeted presence in the United States, and additional entry points in other local markets.
In order to best satisfy the specific requirements of its clients, the Global Markets Division is organised around an expanded client division: Global Markets Clients Division; two product divisions: Credit and Rates and Foreign Exchange/Treasury; and a transversal functions group.
These trading and sales entities are supported by dedicated research departments. In each of these activities, Crédit Agricole CIB ranks among the world’s top players.
For more information: www.ca-cib.com
Natixis’ Global Markets business leverages the highly technical skills and responsiveness of its teams to furnish clients with tailor-made solutions on the fixed-income, forex, commodities, credit and equity markets and respond to their hedging, financing and investment needs.
In the US structured note market, our dedicated team has developed a reputation for anticipating market needs in order to deliver flexible, creative structures with attractive investment returns. We provide an attractive opportunity for structured note investors to diversify with an A-rated European issuer.
Natixis is the corporate, investment and financial services arm of Groupe BPCE, the 2nd-largest banking group in France with 21% of total bank deposits and 36 million clients spread over two networks, Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne.
With more than 15,300 employees (excluding financial stakes), Natixis has a number of areas of expertise which are organized in three main business lines: Wholesale Banking, Investment Solutions and Specialized Financial Services.
Natixis is listed on the Paris stock exchange and has quality long-term ratings (Standard & Poor’s: A / Moody’s: A2 / Fitch Ratings: A).