Corporate Bond Originations

With a national sales platform and bankers with expertise in 11 key industries, BB&T Capital Markets is strongly positioned to deliver premium fixed-income execution to its large and middle market clients.

Backed by our substantial credit research and a broad array of corporate and investment banking tools, we can tailor offerings to address your specific needs in light of prevailing conditions in the capital markets and in your industry sector.

Depending on your needs, our fixed income products can include:

  • Senior Debt (investment grade and high yield)
  • Subordinated Debt (investment grade and high yield)
  • Convertible Debt (investment grade and high yield)
  • Private Placements
  • Trust Preferred Securities (institutional and retail)
  • Redeemable Preferred Securities (institutional and retail)
  • Perpetual Preferred Securities (institutional and retail)
  • Convertible Preferred Securities (institutional and retail)
  • Optimal Financing Strategies
  • Liability Management


We offer nationwide coverage of the public debt markets as well as the 144a market. In addition, we manage non-144a private placements.

 

BB&T Capital Markets bankers participated in more than 130 corporate bond issues for clients in 11 industries in 2012 alone, more than doubling the volume from the previous year.

  • Government Properties Income Trust (Nasdaq: GOV)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the third quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to finance, in part, its transaction with First Potomac Realty Trust. Pending the consummation of the transaction, the Company may repay future amounts outstanding under its revolving credit facility or invest the net proceeds from this offering in short term investments.

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  • AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company will use net proceeds from the offering to prepay the indebtedness outstanding under company's Freddie Mac secured debt pool maturing on May 1, 2019 and to pay a related yield maintenance penalty. The Company also intends to use the net proceeds of this offering to reduce indebtedness outstanding under company's unsecured revolving credit facility.

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  • UDR, Inc. (NYSE: UDR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $300,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, including the repayment of outstanding indebtedness.

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  • Brixmor Property Group Inc. (NYSE: BRX)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $500,000,000 for our client.

    The Company’s operating partnership plans to fully or partially use the net proceeds from the offering to repay outstanding debt under its $1.25 billion unsecured revolving credit facility and for general corporate purposes.

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  • Summit Hotel Properties, Inc. (NYSE: INN)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group is participating in a transaction for a real estate investment trust, helping to raise up to $200,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to contribute the net proceeds from any sale of shares of it's common stock offered to the Company’s operating partnership. The Company’s operating partnership intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include, among other things, acquiring additional hotel properties, funding capital improvements at it's hotel properties, repaying it's debt or redeeming shares of it's outstanding preferred stock.

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  • Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $1,350,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of these offerings to fund the planned optional redemption of its 5.650% notes due 2020 and to use any additional net proceeds for general corporate purposes.

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  • Regency Centers Corporation (NYSE: REG)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group is participating in a transaction for a real estate investment trust, helping to raise up to $500,000,000 for our client.

    The Company expects to use the net proceeds from this offering to fund their development or redevelopment activities, fund potential acquisition opportunities, repay amounts outstanding under their revolving credit facility and/or for general corporate purposes.

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  • Select Income REIT (NASDAQ: SIR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $350,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay amounts outstanding under its revolving credit facility and for general business purposes.

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  • AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE: AVB)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $400,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use net proceeds to reduce borrowings under its $1.5 billion unsecured revolving credit facility, a portion of which was used for the repayment of secured indebtedness, and for general corporate purposes, which may include acquisition, development, and redevelopment of apartment communities, and refinancing of other debt.

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  • Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (NYSE: MAA)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $600,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use net proceeds to repay amounts outstanding under its $1 billion revolving credit facility and for general corporate purposes, which may include repaying other debt and buying or renovating apartment communities.

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  • Essex Property Trust, Inc. (NYSE: ESS)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the second quarter of 2017, helping to raise $350,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use net proceeds to repay indebtedness under its unsecured line of credit facilities and for other general corporate and working capital purposes.

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  • Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE: OHI)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the first quarter of 2017, helping to raise $700,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds to (i) redeem all of their outstanding $400 million aggregate principal amount of 5.875% Senior Notes due 2024, (ii) repay a $200 million senior unsecured incremental term loan facility which is due and payable in full on June 27, 2017 and discharge company's obligations and (iii) repay outstanding borrowings under company's revolving credit facility.

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  • Ventas, Inc. (NYSE: VTR)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the first quarter of 2017, helping to raise $800,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds from these offerings for working capital and other general corporate purposes, which may include funding acquisitions and investments or repaying indebtedness.

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  • Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE: KIM)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the first quarter of 2017, helping to raise $400,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering for general corporate purposes including to pre-fund 2017 debt maturities, including $414 million of mortgage debt outstanding and partially reduce borrowings under its revolving credit facility maturing in March 2021.

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  • Realty Income Corporation (NYSE: O)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the first quarter of 2017, helping to raise $700,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds to repay borrowings outstanding under its $2.0 billion revolving credit facility and, together with proceeds from additional borrowings under its revolving credit facility, fully redeem its outstanding class F preferred shares. Any remaining funds will go toward potential investment opportunities and other general corporate purposes.

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  • Brixmor Property Group (NYSE: BRX)

    BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the first quarter of 2017, helping to raise $400,000,000 for our client.

    The Company intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay outstanding debt under the company's $1.25 billion unsecured revolving credit facility and for general corporate purposes.

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Samuel R. ShireySenior Vice PresidentInvestment Banker, Debt Originations704-954-1578 email Download My vCard View Bio
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