Project Syndication Group

The Project Syndication Group (PSG) has established itself as a bridge between Project Sponsors and Lenders by leveraging the knowledge, expertise and resources in the field of mobilising funds for projects. PSG focuses on the role of a Funds Arranger for Projects along with support for related Advisory initiatives. While fund mobilisation services provided across various sectors, the Infrastructure sector remains a key area of activity

PSG provides a single window solution for raising debt, beginning with a comprehensive Structuring & Fund raising solutions and ending up to the actual Financial Closure. The mandates executed by the Group include some of the most complex and challenging projects in the Infrastructure space

PSG has advised and/or completed transactions exceeding USD 10 billion (Rs 460 billion) in last few years. The focus is to deliver optimal solutions to complex problems within tight timelines

Range of Services

Services of the PSG extend from Concept to Financial Closure, and includes

  • Project Structuring, Advisory & Transaction Assistance
  • Funds Mobilisation
  • Revenue Securitisation
  • Corporate Debt Restructuring & Re-organisation
  • Mobilisation of Fx Loans
  • Arranging Working Capital Finance
  • Acquisition Financing, and
  • Contributions for Venture Capital Funds

Sector Coverage

The PSG focussed towards providing Fund arranging services across sectors, including

  • Infrastructure - Road & Metro Transportation, Power, Effluent Treatment, Renewable Energy, Water Supply, Urban Infrastructure and Sea Ports
  • Core Manufacturing Sectors - Steel, Cement, Textiles & Paper
  • Real Estate - High End Malls, Multiplexes, Residential Complexes & Luxury/Mid range Hotels
  • Other sectors like SEZ, Shipping & Telecom

Key Strengths

The ability of PSG to provide strong sector insights, understanding of the trends and risks impacting Projects, enables it to impart the most optimal advice towards providing innovative financing structures, on a complete project-recourse basis. Similarly, a high acceptability of IL&FS appraisal amongst Lenders and the demonstrated capability of the Group to close complex transactions within tight deadlines have provided PSG a distinctive edge in delivery and positioning with other Project Debt Arrangers & Advisors in the market