Capital thinking.

Fresh ideas and creative financing solutions to help you realize your business objectives.

Explore our financing services

We know that access to capital is essential to your business – and are always thinking of the best way to infuse it, redeploy it, trade it and optimize it. Whether you need acquisition or project financing or increased liquidity, our teams work with you to determine the best approach, from loans to creative structured financing solutions.

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Corporate Lending

We build and maintain strong relationships with our clients, and have been recognized as a leading provider of corporate lending products globally. We work with our clients to structure financing solutions that work for them and have the ability to quickly arrange and underwrite these transactions.

Loan Syndications

Our experienced team provides loan structuring, underwriting and distribution expertise in both investment grade and leveraged loan markets globally. We have a proven track record in successfully accessing both bank and institutional loan markets for our global and domestic clients.

Debt Capital Markets

Our team delivers innovative solutions for investment grade and high yield issuers across public and private markets globally. We provide advisory services related to capital structure, project finance, rating agencies and liability management to corporates, financial institutions, governments, municipalities, sovereigns, supranationals and agencies. Through Scotiabank’s global distribution network, we price and successfully place new issues with seamless execution. 

Equity Capital Markets

From common equity, to income trusts, convertibles, preferred shares, structured products, and private placements, we creatively structure deals and raise capital to meet the objectives of our corporate clients. Scotiabank has strong global distribution capabilities with institutional investors through our Sales and Trading desks, and consistently ranks among the top three block traders of equities in Canada.

Project Finance

Scotiabank is a pre-eminent provider of project advisory and financing services. We are a major provider of financing in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific, and have in-depth expertise across a range of industry sectors.


Scotiabank is a leading provider of innovative securitization financing solutions. We assist financial institutions and corporate clients with transactions that require complex legal, tax, or quantitative financial expertise – helping them to access private and public capital markets.

Fund Finance

We are a leading provider of comprehensive financing solutions to Regulated and Private Capital funds for leverage, liquidity, operational efficiency, as well as for the bridging of capital commitments. Scotiabank structures and provides fixed and floating rate credit facility commitments on a term, revolving, and evergreen basis.

Trade Finance

Importing or exporting goods can be risky. Will the buyer send the payment? Will the seller ship quality goods? As a leader in trade finance, we can reduce the risk so both the buyer and supplier feel confident about the trade.

Supply Chain Finance

With our supply chain finance solutions – everybody wins. Buyers can extend their payment terms and access more capital. Suppliers can get paid early and increase their cash flow.