• We advise on more Irish deals than any other financial adviser

    We lead the way

  • Through knowledge, discipline and a partnership approach, complex deals are forged

    We make them happen

  • IBI Corporate Finance is powered by DC Advisory, an international investment bank committed to making a difference

    We drive opportunity

  • The fact that this is the fifth successful transaction in four years where IBI have advised Terra Solar speaks for itself.

    Andre Fernon, Co-Founder of Terra Solar II

  • IBI and Jefferies worked closely together supporting AMP Capital throughout the process. Their commitment and support to the management teams throughout the process was instrumental and ensured a successful exit for the IIF.

    Philip Doyle, Principal and Fund Manager for the Irish Infrastructure Fund

  • We are delighted with all the support that we received from the IBI team during the sales process. James Doody and Eoin Nagle helped us navigate through a number of complex situations which really added value for the shareholders.

    Colin Delaney, CEO, Easytrip Ireland

  • IBI played an instrumental role in guiding the shareholders on the sale of Enviroguide Consulting. Their knowledge of the international consultancy industry and access to large international players was critical in terms of finding the right partner for our business.

    Jim Dowdall, Gillian Free, Charlie Walsh, Ronan Walsh (Enviroguide Consulting Shareholders)

  • Communicorp has been at the forefront of Ireland's media industry for over 30 years and this agreement marks the culmination of an exciting and dynamic journey, which has enhanced and transformed radio in Ireland

    Lucy Gaffney, Communicorp Chairperson

  • This transaction represents the final sale of the asset realisation strategy agreed with the IIF investors. We are delighted to have sold the Speed Fibre Group to Cordiant, a specialist operator of digital infrastructure who will be able to support further investment in Ireland’s fibre and connectively network.

    Philip Doyle - Principal and Fund Manager of InfraBridge

  • We’re delighted to announce this investment in T-Pro. Livingbridge’s investment will allow T-Pro to continue investing in its leading software, AI and transcription solutions, while supporting the business to deliver on its international expansion plans.”

    Joe McGee Investor at Livingbridge

  • We were delighted with the advice we received from IBI. Selling a business can be complicated at times and it was great to be able to rely on IBI’s experience to get us through the challenges.

    Richard Brocklesby, Managing Director, Curust Industries Ltd

  • Eoin McGuinness and his team brought tremendous clarity to the commercial and financial terms of the deal at the outset and acted as a key liaison between the parties to ensure a smooth-running transaction and a successful outcome for everybody.

    Jason Doyle, Managing Director, Bewley's Tea and Coffee

Tom Godfrey, IBI Corporate Finance & Richard Madden, DC Advisory

Tom Godfrey, IBI Corporate Finance & Richard Madden, DC Advisory


IBI Corporate Finance (IBI), Ireland’s pre-eminent corporate finance adviser, today announces its acquisition by DC Advisory, the corporate finance arm of Daiwa Securities Inc.

The deal makes IBI the first and only international independent investment bank in Ireland, offering clients enhanced access to international buyers and assets and a pool of nearly 700 bankers in 23 locations.


Corporate Finance

We are an international investment bank based in Ireland.  Our experts take control of financial deals and make them happen.

As part of DC Advisory’s 2023 acquisition of IBI, we are now the first and only independent international investment bank in Ireland, offering clients access to international buyers and assets via 700 bankers in 23 locations, across 11 industry verticals.

We have a consistent number one ranking in corporate finance surveys of the Irish market in terms of deals completed.  We provide the highest level of independent financial insights, delivered with honesty and integrity.


Our core business is the provision of independent and innovative corporate finance advice to Irish and overseas publicly-quoted companies, semi-state organisations and private companies of scale.

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IBI Corporate Finance is an international corporate finance adviser based in Ireland. We have achieved a consistent number one ranking in corporate finance surveys of the Irish market in terms of deals completed.

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