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Investment Banking & Advisory

Maybank Investment Banking Group (Maybank IBG), formerly Maybank Kim Eng Group, is the largest home-grown investment bank in ASEAN.

Maybank IBG offers investment banking solutions, supported by on-ground ESG, macro, sector and company research.

Our adoption of a global perspective and extensive local knowledge has enabled our team to produce a stellar track recording the ASEAN market for over a decade, offering alternative strategic options that increase overall shareholder value.

Corporate No. +65-6432 1888

Sector Expertise


Power, Oil & Gas

Real Estate

Consumer & Retail

Plantation & Mining

Internet & Technology

Our Services

The Advisory division comprises Mergers and Acquisitions ("M&A"), Transaction Execution Group and Strategic Advisory.

We provide customised solutions ranging from deal origination, structuring and execution of M&A, fund raising, restructuring and privatisation activities.

Our Strategic Advisory team specialises in project financing and policy advisory work which is mainly catered to government and infrastructure entities.

Debt Capital Markets provides comprehensive and holistic Conventional and Islamic financing solutions, including the following:

Origination, execution and distribution of Sukuk/Bond issues and Syndicated Credit Facilities.

Bilateral and Syndicated financing for Leveraged Financing activities.

Underwriting of Capital Market Issues and Syndicated Credit Facilities.

Equity Capital Markets provides equity fund raising solutions, including the following:

Origination, execution and structuring of public and private equity and equity-linked transactions on behalf of corporate entities.

Handles transactions such as IPOs, Rights Offerings, Share

Deal Highlights

ARA Logistics Trust (100%) ESR REIT / Project Appellation

Role: Joint Financial Adviser
Highlights: Merger between ESR-REIT with ARA Logos Trust to form ESR-Logos REIT, which is one of the top 5 largest industrial S-REIT with combined asset size of SGD 5.4bilion

Marina Bay Sands Pte. Ltd.

Role: Mandated Lead Arranger, Bookrunner, Global Coordinator
Highlights: Largest syndicated loan transaction in 2019 for Singapore

Aztech Global Ltd.

Role: Joint Issue Manager, Joint Global Coordinator, Joint Bookrunner
Highlights: 2nd largest non-REIT IPO in Singapore in last 5 years

Housing & Development Board (HDB)

Role: Joint Lead Manager, Joint Bookrunner
Highlights: Largest Fixed Rate Notes issuance under HDB's SGD 32 billion Multicurrency Medium Term Note Programme

Ethoz Capital Limited

Role: Sole Mandated Lead Arranger & Bookrunner
Highlights: Maybank's third reprised role as the sole Mandated Lead Arranger & Bookrunner for the Ethoz Group. The facility closed at S$200m via the Greenshoe option following robust interest from the investor market


Role: Joint Bookrunner and Underwriter
Highlights: The largest IPO on the SGX-ST in 2019 by market capitalisation (USD 1.3bil) and the first SGX listing over the billion-dollar mark in 2019

Rowsley Ltd.

Role: Principal Adviser
Highlights: Rowsley Ltd's acquisition of Sasteria Pte Ltd (the owner of Thomson Medical, Singapore's largest private healthcare provider for women & children) via reverse takeover

Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) Singapore

Role: Independent Financial Adviser
Highlights: CMA CGM's acquisition of Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) Singapore back in 2016 to form the 3rd largest container shipping line globally

International Beverage Holdings Ltd (subsidiary of Thai Beverage)

Role: Financial Adviser
Highlights: Thai Beverage's acquisition of F&N was the largest M&A deal in Southeast Asia in 2013