Associate - Investment Grade Syndications, TD Securities

TD Description

TD Securities provides a wide range of M&A advisory, capital markets products and services to corporate, government and institutional clients. The firm works with clients around the world, focusing selectively and strategically on the key financial centers: Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver, New York, London, Singapore and Tokyo.

Department Overview

At TD Securities, the Syndicated and Leveraged Finance function is an integral part of the full suite of services we offer under Investment Banking. Our Investment Banking professionals provide corporate clients with capital markets and banking advice and transaction execution.

TD Securities offers its U.S.-based employees the advantage of working in a highly focused boutique-type operation, while being part of a major global investment dealer. Confidence in our U.S. operations systems stems from the recognition of our in-depth industry knowledge and from our outstanding credit, structuring, research and distribution capabilities.

At TD Securities, you will learn the financing business and gain a competitive advantage of your own. You will be exposed to a wide variety of clients, industries, financing structures and products. You will also work in a team environment, honing the credit and investment banking skills necessary to be a successful investment banker today.

Job Description

The Associate Syndicated & Leveraged Finance works with deal teams supporting the syndication and structuring of senior-loans for large-cap corporate clients with a focus on investment-grade rated borrowers. The Associate is also responsible for preparation of client proposals and presentations.

Job Requirements

• Daily responsibilities include: initial transaction due diligence, credit research, comparable debt and enterprise value analysis, existing and new client pitches and presentation, preparation of pre-screens and final credit approvals for new and proposed financing opportunities, ad-hoc projects, client presentations, reviewing and negotiating loan agreement documents, loan closing and funding, and attending customer meetings.
• Works within a deal team under the overall direction of a senior officer.
• Supports investment grade syndication execution for clients in coordination with the loan sales, agency and client coverage teams.
• Researches and analyzes clients' financial situations, industry and market data, and mergers and acquisition opportunities.
• Performs complex financial and M&A financing modeling in Excel.
• Prepares external client proposals and internal underwriting memos.
• Prepares client presentations based upon the above.
• Maintains and develops relationships with other financial institutions to participate in transactions.
• Participates in client negotiations and documentation.
• Oversees the work of junior colleagues to ensure accuracy.
• Establishes an environment that promotes respect for the individual employee and adheres to the policies and guidelines of the Bank.


• Undergraduate degree in Business (Accounting or Finance) or Mathematics/Economics
• Series 7, 79 and 63
• 2 - 3 years of related experience


At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live in and serve, and creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.

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