Corporate Lending

Scotiabank offers a full range of corporate lending products globally. Our ability to quickly arrange and underwrite fully integrated financing packages, the strength of our syndicated financing capabilities, and our skills at building and maintaining relationships have made Scotiabank a leader in the marketplace.

Scotiabank is a leading arranger of syndicated lending and loan trading for liquidity purposes, providing international coverage through our Corporate Banking units in key markets. Our ability to team with other major financial institutions allows our clients to meet their capital requirements at a competitive price with a flexible structure.

Our capabilities include:

  • Operating and Revolving Lines of Credit
  • Leveraged Loans
  • Acquisition Financing
  • Bridge Loans
  • Club Deals
  • Senior, Secured and Unsecured Term Financing
  • Structured Leasing and Off-Balance Sheet Financing
  • Securitizations
  • Collateralized Loan Obligations
  • Commercial Paper Backup Facilities
  • Mezzanine and Second Lien Facilities
  • Trade and Standby Letters of Credit


Bob Finlay
Managing Director and Global Head, Diversified Industries and Mining – Corporate Banking
T 416.866.6233

John Kirwan
Managing Director and Global Head,
Power & Utilities (Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific)
T 416.945.4746

Marian Lawson 
Executive Vice President 
Global Financial Institutions
and Transaction Banking 
T 416.866.6787

Latin America

James Neate
Executive Vice President
International Corporate and Commercial
Banking - Latin America
T 416.933.7414

Asia Pacific

Peter Heidinger
Managing Director and Head
Global Banking and Markets, Asia-Pacific