UK Financing Solutions

Delivering tailored debt solutions for mid to large-sized corporates and high growth businesses

Supporting growth by providing debt finance for acquisitions, investment, working capital and refinancings

We originate, structure and execute transactions throughout the corporate lifecycle, where the total funding requirement exceeds £30million, or where there’s a club or syndicated banking arrangement. We also offer a range of debt solutions to support the needs of high-growth businesses.

Why NatWest?

We aim to provide a proactive partnership approach throughout a client’s growth lifecycle. We offer thought led strategic financing insight to assist decision making, as well as leading the smooth delivery of transactions.

We deliver our client’s complex financing needs through leveraging a one team approach across the NatWest franchise.

Our team is based regionally throughout the UK, so not only has extensive debt market experience, but deep local knowledge too.

We can introduce, structure and execute innovative financing and risk management strategies in a product agnostic way, drawing on our insights into regional, national and international markets and current funding solutions.

Our areas of expertise

  • Debt financing for growth funding, acquisitions, refinancing, and shareholder liquidity events
  • Underwriting, syndication, post-initial public offering finance, and bridge facilities
  • Supporting clients with funding diversification into the debt capital markets, and ESG financing considerations

£4.0bn new debt facilities written in 2022

109 completed transactions in 2022

Contact us

To discuss your business requirements and how NatWest could support you, contact us today:

Richard Smart - Head of UK Financing Solutions

Recent Deals

Breedon Group PLC

GBP 350,000,000
Revolving Credit Facility

NatWest was
Joint Mandated Lead Arranger & Bookrunner

June 2021, UK


Ibstock Plc

GBP 125,000,000
Revolving Credit Facility

NatWest was Lender

November 2021, UK

Dunelm Group Plc

GBP 185,000,000
NW support Dunelm Group Plc's GBP 185,000,000 Refinance

NatWest was Documentation Co-ordinator

December 2021, UK

KMR Music Royalties II SCSp

USD 300,000,000
Revolving Credit Facility

NatWest was Lender

December 2020, USA

Gensmile Limited

Undisclosed amount
Term, Aquisition & Working Capital Funding

NatWest was Lender, Agent & Security Agent

December 2021, UK

Future Plc

GBP 400,000,000
Revolving Credit Facility

GBP 200,000,000
Acquisition Term Loan

NatWest was Mandated Lead Arranger

July 2021, UK

Shepherd Building Group Ltd

Revolving Credit Facility + accordion

NatWest was Joint Arranger

October 2021, UK

NCC Group Plc

USD 70,000,000
Acquisition Financing

NatWest was Lender

May 2021, UK

RSK Group Limited

GBP 40,000,000
Super Senior
Revolving Credit Facility

NatWest was Arranger 

August 2021, UK

Smart Metering Systems plc

GBP 420,000,000
Working Capital and Capex Facility

Royal Bank of Scotland was Arranger

September 2021, UK

John Wood Group Plc

USD 1,200,000,000
Revolving Credit Facility

Royal Bank of Scotland was Mandated Lead Arranger, Bookrunner, Docs Co-ordinator & Facility Agent

October 2021, UK

iomart plc

GBP 100,000,000
Revolving Credit Facility

Royal Bank of Scotland was Lead Arranger, Facility Agent and Security Agent

December 2021, UK