Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital combines specialist expertise, innovative advice and flexible capital solutions to help clients and partners make opportunity reality. Global corporate M&A and advisory capabilities are underpinned by deep specialist expertise across a range of sectors, and a full spectrum of capital solutions, from debt, equity and private capital raising to investing its own capital to enable new opportunities.

Working in Macquarie Capital, you could be:

  • analysing financial data; including building and running financial models
  • drafting presentations to pitch transaction ideas to clients
  • involved in running key transaction work streams on live deals, for example; a due diligence Q&A on a private treaty deal, drafting a prospectus for an IPO or liaising with legal representatives or tax advisers on key transaction issues
  • tracking share price movements and press articles to keep the deal team updated as transactions progress
  • undertaking a 6 to 9 month rotation in a different industry or product team during your first three years
  • sitting alongside some of the best mergers and acquisitions and equity capital markets advisors in the country.

Program locations

Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and Auckland

Graduate program

1 year, allocated to a team

Internship program

Allocated to a team from November to February

Group highlights

Successfully divested Australian oil and gas company Quadrant Energy to Santos Limited for $US2.15 billion. Macquarie Capital offered several innovative strategic, operational and functional initiatives which created substantial value within the Quadrant business.

Financial adviser to Wesfarmers Limited in relation to the ~$A19 billion demerger of Coles Group Limited, the largest spin off in ASX history

Developer, financial adviser and equity provider for the ~$A700 million Kwinana Waste to Energy Project, Australia’s first thermal waste-to-energy facility

No.1 in ANZ for completed M&A1

Our teams in Macquarie Capital

Debt Capital Markets

Our Debt Capital Markets team specialise in debt advisory, underwriting and lending services across the full spectrum of debt markets, products and sectors.

Equity Capital Markets

Our Equity Capital Markets team specialise in underwriting and advising companies seeking to raise capital, including initial listings on stock exchanges as well as follow on raisings for listed companies. 

Financial Institutions

Financial Institutions team advises clients in banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, distribution and financial technology.


Our Industrials team advise clients in aerospace, defence and Government services, agriculture, building products, capital goods, chemicals, consumer, industrial technologies, paper, packaging and forest products, printing, retail and transportation and logistics.

Infrastructure, Utilities and Renewables

Our Infrastructure, Utilities and Renewables team advise clients in transport (roads/airports/rail/ports), utilities (water/gas/electricity), PPPs (hospitals/education/justice/housing/transport/defence facilities/wastewater) and green energy (wind/solar/biomass/battery storage/hydro-power/waste-to-energy). 

Real Estate

Our Real Estate team advise real estate investors, managers and developers.


Our Resources team advise clients in Oil and Gas, Bulk Commodities, Base and Precious Metals and Mining Services.

Telecommunications, Media, Entertainment and Technology

Advise clients in telecommunications (mobile/fibre/broadband/data centres/towers/satellite), media (radio and TV broadcasting/cable/print/outdoor advertising/digital media), entertainment (lotteries/casinos/wagering/lodging) and technology (cloud services/software/internet services/e-commerce).

Find out more

A year in the life of a graduate at Macquarie – Kane Petkovski's story

How a three-week internship kickstarted Nisha Pradhan’s exciting career

A year in the life of a graduate at Macquarie – Thomas Smith's story

Inside Macquarie Capital

Macquarie Capital is home to endless possibilities. Where could a career at Macquarie take you?

1 Refinitiv (CY19 to 30 September, M&A Announced and Completed by deal count).