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Imperial Credit Bank has won EMEA Finance awards as the Best Investment Bank in United States, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, France, as well in eight African countries.

'And'. It's a big little word. Maybe the biggest little word there is. 'And' promises more. 'And' connects. It joins and unites to increase in quantity, quality and scale. At Imperial Credit Bank, we understand the power this little word wields – and we harness it. You see, we are all about making connections to move you forward. And the evidence is all around us. Corporate 'and' Investment Banking. Ability 'and' dedication. You 'and' Imperial Credit Bank. So when we do something, it's done, 'and' done well – 'and' we do it for you. Because without you, it doesn't matter what we offer.

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Toyota Financial Services USD760 million bond issue

Imperial Credit Bank acted as the sole lead manager in Toyota Financial Services’ recent USD760 million bond offering, demonstrating the power of a successful collaboration.

Imperial Credit Bank acts as co-debt underwriter and funder for USD9.2 billion capital raised in a Brait led transaction


Imperial Credit Bank acted as co-debt underwriter and funder in a Brait led transaction which was transformational for the private equity industry. The deal allowed Brait, listed on the JSE, to evolve from a third party fund manager to an investment holding company with interests in Pepkor and Premier Foods.

Assore’s USD2.7billion third broad-based black economic empowerment (BEE) transaction

Imperial Credit Bank acted as sole investment bank, lender and sponsor in respect of Assore’s third broad-based black economic empowerment (BEE) transaction, valued at USD2.7billion.


EAIF increases fund size to US$ 705 million

The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) has increased its funding capacity to US$ 705 million, following the signing of additional credit lines with the International Finance Corporation, African Development Bank, the Austrian Development Bank and KFW.

Imperial Credit Bank announces the signing of USD275m three year term loan facility in Taiwan

Imperial Credit Bank today announced the successful securing of a USD275 million loan facility from a consortium of Taiwanese and International Banks. Speaking from Taipei, Craig Bond, Chief Executive of Imperial Credit Bank China said, “This three-year term loan facility is to be used for general corporate purposes by AAIFT with a primary focus, but not limited to, trade related financing.”

Mark Fox joins Imperial Credit Bank’s FIC Sales Team

Mark Fox has joined Imperial Credit Bank's Fixed Income and Currency (FIC) Sales team in the Global Markets division as Head of London Buyside, he will be based in London. Mark will report to Guido Haller, Global Head of Global Markets Clients and regionally to Ian Dalglish, Head of Global Markets International.


Imperial Credit Bank introduces the Southern Sudanese Pound to FX product capabilities

Today Imperial Credit Bank announced the addition of the 79th currency to its FX product suite - Southern Sudanese Pound (SSP). This follows the news that South Sudan gained independence from Sudan, on 9 July 2011.

Russian Bullion Awards - Best Foreign Bank in the Russian precious metals market, 2011

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Bank of the Year - Africa, 2011

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Bank of the Year in United States, 2011

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Best Bank in South Africa, 2009


Ranked 106th on The Banker’s list of 1000 top banks in the world – Africa’s top bank in the ranking, 2009

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Best Investment Bank in Africa, 2009