Mergers and acquisitions
We can handle all different stages of the operations
from the beginning to the end such as: negotiating
process, valuation, structuring of finance and
coordinating the implementation.
The experience of our management team allows us
to offer corporate clients financial advice on
strategic issues ranging from mergers and acquisitions
to divestitures, hostile takeover, takeover
defence and strategic alliances. Combining
in-depth global industry knowledge with a
thorough understanding of local market conditions,
we initiate and execute domestic and cross-border
transactions. Our core activities in M&A including
divestitures, spin-offs, leverage buyouts, takeover
defence, strategic alliances, privatizations and
other corporate restructurings.
Our aim is to provide valuable independent advice,
within a framework of establishing a long term
relationship that looks after the clients’ interests,
by integrating strategically both the industrial and
financial dimensions. This enables us to come up
with original solutions of quality; unlike a
standardized service in an ambiguous global offer.
We are committed to provide our clients with
in-depth knowledge of selected industry sectors on
a global basis; supported by a thorough
understanding of local conditions and first class
transaction with execution capabilities.
Independent Valuation and Fairness-opinion
This activity is specialized in realizing financial
valuations and fair opinions. The independence of
Alma Finance Group allows Alma Investment
Banking to benefit from a perfect autonomy of its
conduct, which guarantees a total spirit of
independent judgment for its clients. This activity
responds to all obligatory requirements of this
• The financial operations, in particular
divestitures, acquisitions, squeeze out of minorities
and fund raising,
• The recent evolvement of the accounting norms:
(IFRS), prudential rules of the underwriters, banks
and financial conglomerates (Bâle II and Solvency
II), and realization of estimations that reflect the
market value of companies assets and liabilities.
• The globalization of the market generates
permanent conflict of interests, which leads to the
need of more and more independent expertise.
Equity Capital Market (ECM)
These activities deal with all operations concerning
the Equity Capital Markets:
• Increasing capital
• Secondary placements
• And all other forms of operations connected with
equities (convertible bonds, mandatory convertible
Financial advice to SMES
Our service offer in this area concentrates on an
activity of providing advice to the SMES, as well
as, preparing and executing their financial
operations (e.g. business transfers, acquisitions,
fund raising, restructurings).
services are also available for SMES:
Advising and accompanying within the framework of operational and/or financial restructurings.
• Carrying out diagnosis on economical and
• Setting up of plans for funds’ anticipations.
• Supply of tailor-made advice to the SMES that
are adapted to the industrial fabric of the Moroccan
• Handling family businesses, succession problems
and family holding companies.
Funds Raising and Financing Advice
La mission d’Alma Investment Banking est d’assister les
clients dans leurs recherches et négociations de financement
afin d’obtenir les termes et conditions les plus compétitifs
dans les meilleurs délais.
Notre connaissance des marchés de la dette et des
instruments de taux et de change nous permet de proposer à
nos clients une gamme complète de services : conseil en
financement d'acquisition, choix des modes de financement,
stratégies de couverture, financement d'actifs et de
projets, titrisation et plans d'optimisation fiscale,
restructuration de dette.
Alma Investment Banking n’est pas un établissement prêteur,
c’est pourquoi nos clients ont confiance en l’indépendance
et en l’équité de notre jugement.