Financial Services

Scotiabank is Canada's pre-eminent investment banker to the financial services industry. We serve a wide array of public and private companies operating in various sectors of the financial services arena, including banks and other deposit-taking institutions, life insurance companies, property and casualty insurance companies, mutual fund and money management companies, as well as consumer and commercial finance companies.

The strength of the group lies in its ability to identify new trends and opportunities, maximize access to debt and equity capital markets and provide advice on how to best participate in the continuing consolidation and globalization of this sector.

Financial Products and Services Offered:

  • Mergers & Acquisitions Advisory Services
  • Corporate Lending
  • Equity Underwriting
  • Debt Underwriting
  • Sales & Trading
  • Equity & Debt Private Placements
  • Equity/Fixed Income Research
  • Risk Management
  • Money Market Products
  • Foreign Exchange

Through other areas of Scotiabank, we also provide Cash Management services, Electronic Banking, Trade Finance and Correspondent Banking for clients involved in the financial services sector.


For further information, please contact:

Marian Lawson
Managing Director,
Global Head of Financial Services
T 416.866.6787

David Skurka
Managing Director and
Industry Head
T 416.863.7159