- Category: Knowledge Banking
Structured Financial Solutions for Media & Entertainment, Fine Arts, Luxury & Sports
YES BANK’s Media & Entertainment, Fine Arts, Luxury & Sports Banking Group is a highly focused knowledge banking group committed to the growth and development of these sunrise sectors through innovate financial advisory and tailor made solutions. Depending on nature and attributes of the underlying business, the group provides comprehensive financial and banking solutions comprising of Strategic Advisory Services (Business Plan, Entry Strategy, Joint Venture, M&A), Fund Raising (Debt, Equity, Quasi Equity), Direct Financing (Long Term, Working Capital, Gap Financing) and Wealth Management to companies and individuals engaged in these sectors. In order to provide such diverse banking solutions with utmost customer service to its clients, the M&E Banking Group works with specialists from relevant banking divisions within YES BANK.
Media, Entertainment & Sports Banking
YES BANK has demonstrated its commitment to Media & Entertainment Banking by engaging in key landmark transactions for a range of Media & Entertainment organizations in the broadcast, film and television content, advertising, cable and satellite and new media space for their respective financial and advisory requirements. The M&E Banking Group is associated with landmark deals in the Indian M&E space including the IPO of India’s largest animation company, the largest acquisition in the Indian exhibition space, PE fund raising for Indias largest digital marketing company and has won various Global M&A Advisor Awards.
Within the sports space, YES BANK has engaged in key landmark transactions with various sporting associations and leagues for their respective financial and advisory requirements. Additionally, we cater to the financial needs of iconic sports infrastructure in India and have most recently been the lead debt syndicator for the Buddh International F1 Circuit the venue for the Indian Grand Prix.
Fine Arts & Luxury Banking
YES BANK has institutionalized a specialized ‘Luxury Banking Group’ focusing on luxury products, retail infrastructure and allied areas. In line with our philosophy of promoting luxury retail in India, we have built relationships with several prominent retailers in India and have a deep rooted understanding of the requirements of this sunrise sector.
YES BANK’s Fine Arts practice has provided structured solutions and advisory on setting up of art funds, and along with YES BANK’s Retail and Wealth Management initiatives, provides a knowledge based perspective on investing in art as a long term and diversified asset class. Through its privileged relationships & collaborations with leaders with demonstrated track records in the art fraternity, YES BANK also provides art advisory, insurance, authentification and valuation services.