Capital Markets Advisory

Capital Markets Advisory Meaning:
Capital Markets Advisory is a term used by professional services networks and financial firms for a service which provides advice and services for companies considering an IPO as well as public companies. Entrepreneurs & management may consider capital markets for their company needs through through private to public market advisory as they approach the capital markets to raise equity or if they are already public, follow on raisings (FPO) and other activities.

Companies such as PWC, Deloitte and UBS offer a specific such capital markets advisory service that specifically provides advice through the IPO process such as underwriter selection, company structure, access to potential investors, equity story, valuation comparables as well as investor targeting. For existing public companies they may offer services and advice on capital structure, capital raising, and capital alternatives, 144a debt and equity offerings or even restructuring for listing on both local and international securities exchanges.