Awards & Recognition

Achievement Awards 2017

“Best M&A Deal in Africa” – International Breweries mergers with Intafact Beverages and Pabod Breweries Merger of International Breweries Plc (“International Breweries”) – the surviving entity, Intafact Beverages Limited (“Intafact”) and Pabod Breweries Limited (“Pabod”); all subsidiaries of Anheuser-Busch InBev (“AB InBev”), the world largest brewers.

Achievement Awards 2016

“Best Restructuring in EMEA” – Helios-Vitol/Oando Downstream

Recapitalization and partial divestment of equity stake in Oando Plc’s downstream operations.

Acquisition of Oando’s Downstream Oil & Gas Assets by Helios Investment Partners and the Vitol Group.

Project Finance Awards 2015

“Best Power Deal” – Azura-Edo IPP

IJ Global Project Finance Awards 2015

“Africa Project Finance Multi-source Financing Award” - Azura-Edo Independent Power Plant Local Loan Arranger to the Azura-Edo 459MW open cycle Gas-fired Power Plant in Edo State.

African Banking Awards 2015

“Best Local Investment Bank”

Project Finance Awards 2014

“Best Structured Finance Deal of the Year” – Oando Energy Resources

Islamic Finance Awards 2014

“African Deal of the Year” - Osun State Sukuk FCMB CM was Joint Issuing House in the Osun State Sukuk Company Plc Tranche 2 Bond Issuance.

African Banking Awards 2014

“Best Local Investment Bank”

Project Finance Award 2013

“African midstream Oil & Gas deals of the year” - Accugas gas pipeline project, Nigeria FCMB CM was a Joint Mandated Lead Arranger and Technical Bank in the Accugas Limited’s (“Accugas”) syndicated Medium Term Project Finance Facility. Accugas is a wholly owned subsidiary of Seven Energy and the Facility was for the construction of its Central Processing Facility (“CPF”) for gas, and its second gas pipeline project in Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria.

Business Day Banking Awards 2013

“Acquisition/Merger Deal of the Year”

FCMB CM was Financial Adviser to First City Monument Bank Plc (“FCMB Plc”) in the Scheme of Merger between FCMB Plc and FinBank Plc.