Awards and accolades

Relationship focused

Number 1 in Relationship Strength Index for Originations Capability 2015-2023.

Securitisation leader

Australian Securitisation House of the Year 2012-2023.

Debt capital innovation

US Private Placement House of the Year 2018-2023.

Financing growth and new opportunities

We understand the complexities of our customers’ needs and we leverage our whole of bank approach to finance your growth and investment opportunities.

Here’s what we offer

Specialist teams

Leading specialists across debt capital markets with a local and global debt capital markets offering – Australia, North America, Asia and Europe.

Outstanding structuring capabilities

We used our structuring capabilities to pioneer the world's first social bond promoting workplace gender equality and the world's longest tenor sustainability bond.

Highly awarded

A leading specialist across debt capital markets, we’re recognised for:

  • our service offering across key funding markets for borrowers
  • extensive network of domestic and international investors
  • our leading capabilities, experience and commitment to delivering the best outcome for our clients.

Explore our capital markets solutions

From simple lending through to more complex capital market instruments, our teams have the expertise, breadth in structuring capabilities, distribution, and the investor relationships to fund your big ideas.

Bonds and syndicated loans

NAB is a leading arranger, underwriter, bookrunner and manager of diverse products for our customers.

We create innovative bond structures and help our customers build new markets including:

We offer:

  • AUD, NZD, EUR and GBP MTNs.
  • USD 144a/Reg S, full-service capabilities across the US Public, Private Placement (USPP) and Australian ABS / RMBS (USD denominated) markets.
  • Licensed broker dealer, nabSecurities LLC, NAB’s fully licensed US broker-dealer.
  • Syndicated loans.
  • Both real money, insurance and bank institutional investors active in AUD, NZD, USD and Asian local currency markets.
  • Subsidiary in Paris, extending our distribution network into Europe.

ASX-listed debt securities and hybrids

We have a market-leading position in the Australian debt securities and hybrid capital markets, across both financial institutions and corporate issuers.

  • Our specialist hybrid origination capabilities and diversified distribution channels provide issuers access to a wide range of income-focused investors.
  • Our structuring expertise and well-established distribution channels set us apart. We have a recognised track record of successfully presenting investment opportunities from quality issuers to both advised as well as self-directed wholesale investors.


As Australia’s leading Securitisation House, awarded Australian Securitisation House of the Year 2012 to 2023 , we are also proponents in the NZ and UK securitisation markets.

In 2023 we ranked number one (AUD tranches only and including self-led deals).

Our middle office team provides a single source of contact for clients for managing facility drawings as well as monthly cash flows and reporting.

US Private placements

We’re a specialist in the US Private Placements (USPP) market with unique access to a broad network of North American and European investors.

Here’s more about our offering:

  • First Australian bank to offer an in-house USPP team in 2006.
  • Led more USPP transactions than any other Australian bank for businesses in a wide variety of sectors.
  • We’ve acted as lead agent on 100 Australasian transactions with a collective volume of US$30.3 billion (equivalent).
  • We’ve been lead agent on 135 transactions for issuers globally, totaling US$42.3 billion (equivalent).

Our leader’s thoughts

“Businesses are the engine room of Australia’s economy, and we provide holistic funding and capital solutions to help companies and institutions grow and thrive.”

Connie Sokaris, Executive, Corporate Finance, Corporate and Institutional Banking 

Our awards

  • Number 1 for Relationship Strength Index

  • Number 1 for overall quality of debt capital markets service

  • Number 1 for overall advice on debt issuance strategy

  • Number 1 for creative debt raising ideas

  • Number 1 for overall quality of service for RegD/PP issues in USD/AUD

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