Credit Suisse Securities (Europe) Limited (formerly Credit Suisse First Boston (Europe) Limited) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Credit Suisse Investment Holdings (UK) (the ‘Parent’) and indirectly wholly owned subsidiary of Credit Suisse Group AG (‘CSG’). It is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority (‘PRA’) and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (‘FCA’) and the PRA.
The company’s principal activities are the arranging of finance for clients in the international capital markets, the provision of financial advisory services and acting as dealer in securities, derivatives and foreign exchange on a principal and agency basis. It delivers integrated client coverage to provide connectivity and access to broader financial markets differentiated product offerings and tailored financing solutions. The investment banking business supports corporate clients by advising on all aspects of M&A, corporate sales and restructurings, divestitures and takeover defence strategies and provides equity and debt underwriting capabilities for entrepreneurs, corporate and institutional clients. In addition, the business includes equities and fixed income sales and trading services, and provides access to a range of debt and equity securities, derivative products and financing opportunities across the capital spectrum for corporate, sovereign and institutional clients.