Syndicated Lending Techniques & Management/ 27-Aug-2018 - 31-Aug-2018

Syndicated Lending Techniques & Management

Bankers Committee members pay N 108,775.00 only


With the establishment of the Asset Management Company of Nigeria (AMCON), banks have been able to trade-off their toxic assets. This development has ensured that banks are able to finance significant big ticket projects via syndicated lending especially. To spread the risks associated with these kind of transactions, banks and borrowers alike, must be fully conversant with the techniques of syndicated lending, for effective loan request, as well as administration.

Target Participants

Corporate & Commercial Bankers, Credit and Marketing officers, Relationship Managers, Staff in Credit Control, Compliance, Project Finance, Legal and Finance functions from non-banking institutions. Those who have oversight of these functions, as well as, those moving into these roles in the near term, will also gain useful insight from the sessions


At the end of the course, participants should be able to effectively:

  • Develop an appreciation of the syndicated lending market and techniques
  • Have a working knowledge of the various roles in loan syndication
  • Acquaint themselves with the phases in a loan syndication transaction cycle



  • An Overview of syndicated lending market

- Different roles in a syndication
- Syndicated Loan Agreement
- Why banks engage in loan syndication?
- Parties to a syndication
- Underwritten Deal
- Best-efforts Syndication
- Role of Banks in a Syndication
- Loan Syndication Process and Documentation

  • Types of syndicated facilities

- Types of facility commonly syndicated
- Syndicated Term Loan Facility
- Syndicated Revolving Loan Facility

  • Different Roles in a Syndication

- Why Syndicate Loan?
- Features of Syndicated Loan
- Differences Between Syndicated loan and joint loan
- Types of loan syndication formats
- Different Roles in a Loan Syndication
- The Loan Syndication Process
- Parties to a Syndicated Loan
- Instruments

  • Assessing Credit Risk in loan syndication

- Definition of Credit Risk
- Assessing Credit Risk in the Loan Syndication Process
- Important factors for Credit Approval
- Approaches to Credit Risk Measurement
- Factors militating against effective Loan Syndication

  • Term Sheet and Cost Analysis

- Documentation for a loan syndication
- Nature of loan syndication
- Example of loan syndication
- Term sheets
- Cost analysis-Pricing terms

  • Loan Syndication Transaction Cycle

- Post Mandate Phase
- Preparation of Information memorandum

  • Loan Syndication Transaction Cycle

- Post signing phase
* After sales service
* Loan Administration
* Portfolio Management

  • Documentation as part of the syndication process

- Definitions
- Documentation for Loan Syndication
- Key Terms in Loan Syndication Facility Agreements

  • Case studies and experience sharing

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Our learning sessions are unique in 4 ways

  1. Programme design & delivery recognize the needs of adult learners in career
  2. Experience sharing by practitioners, with well over two decases of experience in areas relevant to course topic, whom we call "Programme Directors"
  3. Course delivery by practitioners based on conceptual research background
  4. The essence of our corproate brand and orientation within concept implementation thinking

The fees cover tuition, course materials, group lunch, tea/coffee and snacks but EXCLUDE accommodation.
Dress Code: Formal

Discount on Fees

3 participants 5% Discount
4 participants & Above 7.5% Discount

Payment of Fees

Payment of fees should be in cash or CERTIFIED CHEQUE/BANK DRAFT made payable to the FITC before the commencement date or on arrival at the venue.

Refund of Fees

Fees paid for participants who do not turn up eventually would be refunded, subject to deduction of 25% administrative cost.


Formal lectures, case studies, participative group exercises and experience sharing.


The programme commences at 10.00a.m. on Monday, 9.00a.m other days and ends at 4.00p.m. daily.

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