Media & Communications

U.S.

Scotiabank is a leading provider of a full range of financial products and services to the media and communications industry in the U.S. The Media & Communications specialized industry group at Scotiabank has been in place since the mid-1980s. Sub-specializations within the group are split between the media and telecommunication industries.

Media includes cable television, broadcasting - radio and television, publishing, theatre exhibition, large diversified media clients and sports. Communications include wireless and wireline. Various professionals are assigned to follow these sub-sectors for the dual purpose of client relationship management and development of industry/sub-sector expertise.

Scotiabank delivers a variety of products and services including:

  • Corporate and Syndicated Lending
  • Debt Underwriting, Sales and Trading and Research
  • Asset Backed Finance and Securitization
  • Risk Management
    • Commodity Hedging
    • Interest Rate Hedging
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Money Markets
  • Private Equity Sponsor Coverage
  • Precious & Base Metals Trading/Lending through ScotiaMocatta

Mexico

Scotiabank is a leading provider of a full range of financial products and services to the communications, media, technology, and entertainment industries in Mexico. Our diverse client base includes public and private companies involved in fixed wireline and wireless telecommunications, cable, broadcasting, printing, entertainment, and technology (software, hardware and IT services).

In Mexico, we are well positioned to serve the various financing, risk management and capital markets needs of both local clients and subsidiaries of international corporations across the NAFTA region.

Services include:

  • Lending
  • Debt and Equity Financing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Risk Management
  • Asset Securitization
  • Sales, Trading and Research
  • Foreign Exchange

In addition, through other Scotiabank areas we offer full access to cash and treasury management services, electronic banking, trade finance and correspondent banking.

Contacts

For further information, please contact:

United States

Randall Bingham
Managing Director & Industry Head
T 212.225.5040