The Deutsche Bank high yield debt team provides comprehensive administration services. With our extensive expertise in trustee services and debt administration, ability to execute efficiently and global reach, we offer a true one-stop solution. Issuers benefit from working with a single counterparty like Deutsche Bank that can support a multitude of requirements, make timely decisions and be diligent in managing information and payment flows to bondholders

Your trusted partner

Deutsche Bank provides end-to-end, multi-jurisdiction administrative services to issuers. With a significant focus on supporting the wider leveraged finance market, the Bank provides a full-service offering across both high yield bonds and leveraged loans, including escrow services and the ability to act as depositary agent for issuance and loan proceeds when required. Our dedicated teams deliver efficient and quick deal execution.

The Deutsche Bank advantage

End-to-end solutions: We service high yield debt transactions across industry sectors and jurisdictions. We service all the funding needs of the market, whether bonds or loans. We can hold/safekeep collateral, support related liability management exercises and provide escrow accounts when relevant.

Client focus: With a long track record in the leveraged finance market, our highly professional teams focus on client success and continued development of long-term relationships. Our teams fulfil all fiduciary and administrative duties and safeguard investor interests.

Expertise: Our trust and agency professionals are experienced in administering all levels of debt, secured and unsecured, whether financing is driven by M&A or refinancing or is opportunistic. We support various financing instruments including senior secured, senior, second lien, subordinated and payment-in-kind (PIK) debt.

Global network: We can support your high yield debt products across locations, servicing both simple and complex deals in EMEA, APAC and the Americas.


Core service roles:

  • Calculation agent
  • Escrow agent
  • Indenture trustee
  • Listing agent
  • Paying agent
  • Registrar
  • Security/collateral agent
  • Settlement/delivery agent

Additional roles:

  • Facility/administrative agent
  • Intercreditor agent
  • Tender/exchange/consent solicitation agent

Links to international clearing systems:

  • Clearstream Frankfurt AG
  • DTCC
  • Euroclear/Clearstream
  • Monte Titoli

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