Symphony CAPITAL Transactions

Over the period from October 2009 to the present day, Symphony Capital has advised, consulted and concluded the following deals:

  • R 4.5bn acquisition of Growthpoint Properties by Southern Palace Properties
  • R1bn equity financing structure with Masazane Capital and Mvelaphanda
  • Refinancing of the BBBEE R2.2bn equity structure of Absa, in conjunction with an international bank as their local advisor, and
  • Equity hedging on the TOP40 for R200 million notional exposure

Provided structuring services to the following clients:

  • A local Private Bank on structuring Sharia Investments and fixed income investment products
  •  A local bank on Credit Derivatives instruments for listing on the JSE
  • Masazane Capital on Debt and BBBEE structures
  • Advisory work on the HSBC intended acquisition of Nedbank in 2010
  • Mvelaphanda and African Global Capital on derivative valuations
  • Liberty Financial Solutions on advising and structuring opportunities for its investment and insurance products, particularly the guaranteed investment products

Selected Team Credentials