Sector: Financial Institutions

Leading investment bankers in financial services

We provide client support in all corporate finance transactions and advise on strategic options in every phase of the business cycle. Our Financial Institutions Group (FIG) offers a full range of banking support tools to financial institutions, banks, insurance companies, brokers and asset management firms. From tactical asset disposal and build-ups to structuring industrial partnerships, explore what we can do for you.

Investment banking tailored to financial services

  • Extensive and varied experience in sell-side, buy-side M&A and capital raising.
  • With 8 recent deals closed, our team is at the forefront of the French and Luxembourg Life-Insurance transactions.
  • Strategic advisory services for institutional entities with diversified positions.
  • Unparalleled proximity with established financial institutions and regulatory bodies. 
  • A team of dedicated investment bankers with deep experience garnered at renowned investment banks and financial institutions.
  • Thanks to our Fintech expertise, an extensive understanding of digital challenges facing the industry.
  • Bespoke solutions for special situation scenarios.

Our expertise

Public and private M&A transactions

Strategic advisory

Build-ups and disposal strategies

Special situations

Stakeholder negotiations

Since Gimar’s founding in 1999, we have operated with the rare independence to advise bank, asset management and insurance clients.

We provide unparalleled proximity to the community of financial institutions and regulatory bodies, through our board members and founding and strategic partners. This enables our boutique to understand and anticipate strategic issues in this sector year on year.

Our clients

Life insurance

Asset management

Health insurance


Property and casualty insurance

Real estate

Mutual, paritarian and social protection groups (“GPS”) institutions

Brokers and distributors

Meet our experts

Contact us

9 Avenue de l’Opéra,
75001 Paris, France
+33 1 55 04 71 00