Digital Journal: Singapore Acclaimed Corporate Advisory Boutique Launches Mezzanine Financing Solutions For Companies in Singapore and Malaysia Seeking Public Listing
Iconomy Corporate Consultancy Pte Ltd (“Iconomy Corporate Consultancy” www.otc.com.sg), a cross-border corporate advisory boutique based in Singapore, strikes exclusive partnership with Singapore based loan consultancy firm, SmartBank Pte Ltd. (“SmartBank”, www.smartbank.sg) in providing mezzanine financing solutions to clients seeking initial public offerings (“IPO”) and Pre-IPO financing. The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) took place on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, at the newly launched Iconomy Corporate Suites property. Iconomy Corporate Suites is a serviced office project developed and managed by Iconomy Corporate Consultancy’s alliance, Iconomy Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. (“Iconomy Malaysia”), a property management company based in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.
“The partnership marks a new milestone in our business, which aims to ease liquidity for eligible clients during the whole IPO process,” commented Ms Clarie Chan, CEO and Managing Director of Iconomy Corporate Consultancy. “The objective of the collaboration is to reduce the upfront cash outlay requirements of clients seeking IPO, at the same time providing more flexibilities in repayment arrangements,” added Ms. Chan. Ms. Chan is one of the first pioneers in introducing the cross-border listing concept adopting the OTC Markets stock exchange as a platform, to Singaporean, Malaysian and other South-East Asian businesses. Besides the OTC Markets of the US, Ms Chan also has exposures in the NASDAQ Capital Market and the HKEX GEM Board of the Hong Kong Exchange.
About Iconomy Corporate Consultancy
Iconomy Corporate Consultancy is a corporate advisory boutique based in Singapore that specializes in corporate finance consultancy in the South East Asian market. It has presences in Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and the United States. Publicly recognized for its capabilities for advising startups and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in these markets in Pre-IPO & IPO, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate restructuring work on the United States OTCQB board of the OTC Markets over-the-counter stock exchange.
SmartBank is a commercial loan advisory startup based in Singapore that provides loan-matching and loan advisory services to corporate borrowers in Singapore. It targets mainly on SMEs and startups and specializes in advisory of both secured and unsecured financing facilities.