General Information



A leading franchise of partnership-driven solutions

Credit Suisse has one of the largest, most accomplished credit franchises in the business, dedicated to being our clients’ leading credit products counterparty. We have credit trading, sales, structuring and capital markets professionals based in Boston, Chicago, Frankfurt, London, Melbourne, New York, Paris, San Francisco, Sao Paulo, Tokyo, Toronto and Zurich.

Sales & Trading

Our global credit team is a leading market maker in private and public debt across the credit spectrum, including leveraged loans, investment grade, high yield and distressed debt. We are also a leading market maker in the credit derivatives market, including single name CDS, the CDX suite, as well as default swaps and swaptions.

Algorithmic Credit Trading

Our group offers fully automated firm pricing for corporate bonds utilizing state-of-the-art algorithmic trading technology to provide consistent liquidity throughout the trading day in a wide range of instruments.

Capital Markets

Our capital markets businesses are responsible for structuring, underwriting and syndicating the full range of products for our issuer clients, including investment grade and leveraged loans, investment grade and high yield bonds and unit transactions. We are also a leading provider of committed acquisition financing, including leveraged loan, bridge, mezzanine finance and CLO formation.

Credit Solutions / Financing

We are a leading originator and provider of credit financing solutions in total return swaps (TRS), structured TRS on bankruptcy claims / less liquid asset financing, and portfolio lending facilities.

Our structured credit solutions include asset swaps, skew arbitrage, structured funding, regulatory capital solutions, restructuring and recovery solutions.

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Awards & Recognition 

Most Innovative Investment Bank for Leveraged Finance

2014 The Banker Investment Banking Awards

Best Secondary Loan House

2014 GlobalCapital: Syndicated Loans and Leveraged Finance Awards 

2014 and 2013 Top Ranked in Global Institutional Loans Market Share