Consumer & Retail

Committed to helping your business thrive.

Deep industry expertise allows us to bring valuable content and actionable ideas to our clients. We’re ready to help guide your business toward its strategic goals through customized financial solutions.



The complexity of consumer and retail-related business means financial solutions must reflect market dynamics in a rapid and thoughtful manner. The KeyBanc Capital Markets teams are led by senior investment bankers specializing in consumer products, specialty retail, restaurants, gaming, travel, food and beverage, and other consumer-facing sectors. They are experienced in providing actionable ideas and M&A advice, plus structuring debt and equity capital solutions that help build brands, fund operations and drive growth.

As a leader in consumer and retail investment banking, our goal is to put in place the financial resources and intellectual capital your business needs to operate efficiently and seize opportunities as they arise. We support improvements, facilitate strategic acquisitions, and support business and strategic goals.

KeyBanc Capital Markets delivers consumer and retail expertise, market insights and the financial resources of a Top 20 financial institution.


Structuring deals for retail and consumer businesses require not just an understanding of the business as a whole, but also of trends within industry verticals. Our investment banking teams are led by senior professionals who are highly specialized in specific industry subsectors; they work together to create actionable ideas that facilitate transactions.

Some of our team specializations include:

  • Apparel & Footwear
  • Food & Beverage
  • Gaming & Related Technologies
  • Consumer & Household Products
  • Personal Care & Cosmetics
  • Internet & Travel Services
  • Leisure & Recreation
  • Restaurants & Food Service
  • Specialty Retail; Ecommerce


Our senior team leaders have deep roots in their specialized sectors – and in the strategic financial needs of those companies. Working closely with leaders from all parts of KeyBanc Capital Markets, our teams help retail and consumer companies by offering a full range of products and services including:

Recent Deals

July 2022


$280 Million

Senior Secured Credit Facilities

Left Lead Arranger
Joint Bookrunner
Administrative Agent

July 2022


$10 Million

Senior Secured Credit Facilities

Sole Lender

March 2022


$2.3 Billion

Senior Secured Credit Facilities

Co-Documentation Agent
Joint Lead Arranger

February 2022

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$1.7 Billion

Senior Secured Credit Facilities

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February 2022

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$2.0 Billion

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This is designed to provide general information only and is not comprehensive nor is it legal, accounting, or tax advice. All credit products are subject to collateral and/or credit approval, terms, conditions, availability and subject to change.

KeyBank is Member FDIC.

KeyBanc Capital Markets is a trade name under which corporate and investment banking products and services of KeyCorp® and its subsidiaries, KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., Member FINRA/SIPC, and KeyBank National Association (“KeyBank N.A.”), are marketed. Securities products and services are offered by KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc. and its licensed securities representatives, who may also be employees of KeyBank N.A. Banking products and services are offered by KeyBank N.A.

Securities products and services: Not FDIC Insured • No Bank Guarantee • May Lose Value

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