Corporate Finance

Fearnley Securities’ corporate finance team offers advisory and transaction services to public and private shipping, offshore and energy companies in all phases of growth and transition. Our team has extensive experience from both domestic and international Equity and Debt Capital Market (ECM / DCM) and M&A transactions, as well as Restructuring and Recapitalizations.


Our ECM team originates, structures and executes equity and equity-linked financings such as initial public offerings (IPOs), follow-ons, private placements and convertibles. Our deep sector expertise, combined with the international distribution and research capabilities of Fearnley Securities and the Astrup Fearnley global network, secures successful execution of equity capital transactions for our clients.

Our DCM team originates, structures and executes high yield bond financings. The team consist of experienced high yield advisors that combine debt advisory services with DCM capabilities to provide clients with a full-service solution. The combination of established relationships with lenders and debt investors at all levels, and access to the broader Astrup Fearnley network, makes our DCM team well positioned to provide a superior outcome for each transaction.

Our M&A team delivers the highest quality of advice in relation to M&A, divestments, takeover responses, debt and equity financing and capital management, restructuring and other strategic and financial matters. Our maritime expertise gives us a deep understanding of our clients' businesses and the industry dynamics in which they operate, allowing us to structure innovative solutions that fulfil our clients’ strategic objectives. Our advisory service is deeply rooted in Fearnley’s comprehensive industry and capital markets experience, which enables our clients to execute on their respective corporate strategies as well as to capitalize on different market opportunities.