How our commercial lending team can help




Exploring commercial lending options

Revolving lines of credit


  • Purchase inventory
  • Manage temporary cash-flow needs

Term loans


  • Finance expansion
  • Add inventory
  • Invest in new equipment
  • Help your company grow

Letters of credit


  • Provides assurance that your obligations will be paid using the bank’s credit as long as documents called for in the letter of credit meet the terms stated.

Junior debt


  • Acquisition financing
  • Capital expenditures
  • Recapitalizations
  • Growth capital
  • Working capital

Loan syndications

Our US Loan Syndications Group supports the debt financing of businesses by arranging multi-bank credit facilities that fund working capital, capital expenditures, acquisitions, recapitalizations, as well as real estate construction and bridge financing needs.

Pursuing your goals as our own:

  • A robust distribution network of regulated and non-bank institutions 
  • Geographic coverage across all 50 states
Combining the tools and expertise to help you grow:
  • Arranging senior and junior debt
  • Full underwriting capabilities
  • Debt advisory

CIBC has been rated as a top 3 syndicator in the Traditional US Middle Market segment since 2018, and a top 15 syndicator each year since 2009.2

Second place in 2019, third place in 2020, and third place in 2021.

For more information contact:

Bruce Hague
Executive Managing Director & President, National Commercial Banking
312-564-1232 Opens your phone app.

Bob Frentzel
Executive Managing Director & President, Commercial Banking
312-564-1238 Opens your phone app.

Bernie Lacayo
Head of Loan Syndications
312-564-2159 Opens your phone app.