Awards

We deliver world-class products backed by outstanding services. The recognition we have received from leading publications in the financial industry speaks volumes for our track record as a global business and the success of our strategy as an emerging markets-led, financing-focused bank.

October 2017


The Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2017

  • Best Bank for Securities Services

September 2017


Euromoney Real Estate Survey 2017

  • #1 Globally for Loan Finance
  • #1 in Asia for Overall, Loan Finance and Debt Capital Markets
  • #1 in China for Loan Finance
  • #1 in Hong Kong for Overall, Loan Finance, Equity Finance and Debt Capital Markets
  • #1 in Saudi Arabia for Debt Capital Markets
  • #1 in United Kingdom for Overall, Loan Finance and Debt Capital Markets

GlobalCapital Covered Bond Awards 2017

  • Global House
  • Best Bank for Niche Currencies

Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2017

As voted by Corporates

  • Best Global Cash Manager
  • Best Regional Cash Manager – North America, Middle East and Australasia
  • Best Domestic Cash Manager – Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, China, Egypt, India, Kuwait, Malaysia, Oman, Qatar, South Korea, Sri-Lanka, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA, Vietnam

As voted by Financial Institutions

  • #1 Global for all transactions
  • #1 in Africa for Sterling and Yen transactions
  • #1 in Asia for Australian Dollar, Dollar, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar, Indian Rupee, Malaysian Ringgit, Philippine Peso, South Korean Won, Sterling, Taiwan Dollar, Thai Bhat, Vietnamese Dong and Yen transactions
  • #1 in Australasia for Dollar and Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Central & Eastern Europe for Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Latin America for Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Middle East for Dollar, Euro, Sterling and Yen transactions
  • #1 in Nordics & Baltics for Sterling transactions
  • #1 in North America for Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Western Europe for Dollar, Euro and Sterling transactions

Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2017

Best Service

  • #1 Overall Globally, Asia, Australasia, Middle East and North America
  • #1 for Services Globally, Asia, Australasia, Middle East and North America
  • #1 for Business Functions Globally, Asia, Australasia, Middle East and North America
  • #1 for Financial facilities Globally, Asia, Australasia, Middle East and North America
  • #1 for Personnel Globally, Asia, Australasia, Middle East and North America
  • #1 for Tech Provisions Globally, Asia, Middle East and North America

Sustainable and Responsible Capital Markets Awards 2017

  • Most Impressive Bank for Asia Pacific Green/SRI Capital Markets
  • Latin America Green/SRI Bond Deal of the Year - Fibria - USD700m 5.5 per cent January 2017

The Banker Investment Banking Awards 2017

  • Most Innovative Investment Bank for Islamic Finance
  • Most Innovative Investment Bank for Private Placements

 

Euromoney Fixed Income Research Survey 2017

  • #1 Sovereigns (Rates)
  • #1 Emerging Market Sovereigns
  • #1 Banks Credit
  • #1 Overall Fixed Income

July 2017


FX Week e-FX Awards 2017

Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2017

June 2017


Asiamoney Offshore RMB Poll 2017

  • Best overall offshore RMB products / services
  • Best for offshore RMB clearance, transaction banking and settlement
  • Best for offshore RMB liquidity management (eg deposits, cross-border concentration / pooling)
  • Best for offshore RMB bond origination
  • Best for offshore RMB derivatives
  • Best for offshore RMB research
  • Best for offshore RMB foreign exchange
  • Best for offshore RMB fund investment
  • Best for advice / information on offshore RMB regulations
  • Best for offshore RMB wealth management
  • Best for offshore RMB fund services (ie custodian and trust services)

Extel Survey 2017

Overall Rankings

  • #1 Emerging EMEA
  • #1 SRI & Sustainability

Equity Sectors

  • #1 Luxury Goods

Emerging EMEA

  • #1 Chemicals/Industrials
  • #1 Consumer
  • #1 Financials
  • #1 Metals & Mining
  • #1 Middle East & North Africa
  • #1 South Africa: Country Research
  • #1 Turkey: Country Research

Sales

  • #1 Emerging EMEA Equity Sales

SRI & Sustainability

  • #1 Corporate Governance
  • #1 Integrated Climate Change

The Covered Bond Report 2017

  • Awards for Excellence: Global House – Best Bank for Covered Bonds

FinanceAsia Country Awards for Achievement 2017

  • Best Bank in Hong Kong
  • Best Investment Bank in Hong Kong
  • Best DCM House in Hong Kong
  • Best ECM House in Hong Kong
  • Best Broker in Hong Kong
  • Best Private Bank in Hong Kong
  • Best Foreign Bank in China
  • Best Foreign Bank in Vietnam
  • Best Foreign Investment Bank in Vietnam
  • Best Foreign Bank in Sri Lanka

May 2017


Global Investor / ISF Sub Custody Survey 2017

Europe

  • #1 United Kingdom (weighted)
  • #1 Greece (weighted)

Middle East and Africa

  • #1 Bahrain (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Egypt (unweighted)
  • #1 Kuwait (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Qatar (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Lebanon (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Saudi Arabia (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Mauritius (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 United Arab Emirates (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Oman (weighted & unweighted)

Asia Pacific

  • #1 Australia (weighted)
  • #1 Malaysia (weighted)
  • #1 Sri Lanka (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 China (unweighted)
  • #1 New Zealand (weighted)
  • #1 Hong Kong (weighted)
  • #1 Thailand (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Philippines (weighted)
  • #1 Vietnam (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Indonesia (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 South Korea (weighted)

North America

  • #1 Bermuda (weighted & unweighted)

GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2017

  • Best SSA Bond Bank for Sales Expertise
  • Most Impressive FIG Bond House in Senior Unsecured
  • Best Bank for Providing Swaps and other Derivatives to FIG Borrowers
  • Best FIG Bond Bank for Willingness to Extend Balance Sheet
  • Best Corporate Bond Bank for Creative and Useful Funding Ideas*

*Tied Results

Euromoney FX Survey 2017

  • #1 Bank - Latin America Market Share

2017 Greenwich Quality Leaders

Global Foreign Exchange Services

  • Asia (ex-JANZ) Foreign Exchange Service Quality

The Banker Deals of the Year 2017

The Banker Deals of the Year 2017

Asia Pacific

  • Bonds – Corporate – CK Hutchison EUR2bn dual-tranche issuance
  • Capital Markets FIG – DBS USD750m AT1
  • Equities – Postal Savings Bank of China's USD7.6bn IPO
  • Green Finance – Bank of China's USD500m green covered bond
  • Loans – Intas Pharmaceuticals INR8.9bn loan

Europe

  • Bonds SSA – Republic of Austria dual-tranche EUR5bn bond
  • Securitisation & Structured Finance – Hawksmoor Mortgages 2016-1 plc

Middle East

  • Bonds SSA – Saudi Arabia – debut bond, USD17.5bn multi-trance transaction
  • Bonds – Corporate – Teva USD20.4bn-equivalent bond

Africa

  • Bonds SSA – South African sovereign eurobond – USD3bn dual-tranche 12 – and 30-yr bonds and 'Switch' Tender
  • M&A – Sibanye's USD294m acquisition of Aquarius Platinum

Americas

  • Bonds SSA – Republic of Argentina's USD16.5bn bond
  • Green Finance – New Mexico City International Airport USD2bn dual-tranche green bond

TXF Perfect 10 Deals of the Year 2016

  • Best Overall ECA/Project Finance Deal of the Year - VLEC-Reliance
  • Best Project Finance Deal of the Year - Liwa Plastics (Orpic)
  • Best African ECA Finance Deal of the Year - Vitol OCTP Ghana Upstream Hybrid Financing
  • Best Americas ECA Finance Deal of the Year - Lotte Chemical USA Corp
  • Best ECA-backed Sustainable/Green Deal of the Year - North Sea Link/National Grid NA
  • Best Middle Eastern Commodities Finance Deal of the Year - Petroleum Development Oman
  • Best Americas Commodities Finance Deal of the Year - Noble Americas Corp
  • Best Energy Finance Deal of the Year - TengizChevroil Finance Co

April 2017


HFM European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2017

 

  • Best Prime Broker – Emerging Markets

FImetrix – Distinguished Providers in Global Transaction Banking 2017

 

  • FImetrix Distinguished Provider of Transaction Banking Services for GBP

 

 

March 2017


Trade Finance Magazine Awards 2017

Best for Borrowers

  • Best Export Finance Bank
  • Best SME Finance Bank Americas

Deal Awards

Americas

  • B2Gold Corp. Gold Prepaid facility
  • KECA-Backed Loan for Lotte Chemical Corporation USA

EMEA

  • Liwa Plastics Industries Complex
  • North Sea Link ECA facilities to National Grid North America
  • Royal Caribbean Cruises
  • Petroleum Development Oman-Pre-Export Finance Facility

Asia Pacific

  • Prepayment to KazMunayGas (KMG) by Vitol SA via an SPV
  • Reliance VLEC

IJ Global Awards 2016

Europe and Africa

  • Europe Oil and Gas Upstream Deal - TCO

Middle East and North Africa

  • MENA Power Deal– Hassyan
  • MENA PetChems Deal – Liwas Plastics
  • MENA Refinancing Deal – Rabigh1
  • MENA Nuclear Power Deal – Barakah

Asia Pacific

  • APAC Petrochemicals Deal – Panca Amara Utama Ammonia Plant
  • APAC Mining Deal – Oyu Tolgoi

Americas

  • North America Refinancing Deal – Sabine Pass LNG and Creole Trail

Greenwich Share Leader 2017

European Large Corporate Cash Management

  • European Large Corporate Cash Management Market Penetration
    #1 United Kingdom

European Large Corporate Banking

  • European Large Corporate Banking Market Penetration
    #1 United Kingdom *

*Tied result

GlobalCapital Equity Capital Markets Awards 2016

  • Best Equity-Linked Bond Deal of the Year – Bayer Capital Corp EUR4bn 5.625 per cent mandatory convertible Bond due 2019
  • Best Equity Capital Raising by a Listed Company – Banco Popular Español EUR2.5bn rights issue
  • Best Financial Institution ECM Deal of the Year – ASR Nederland EUR1.06bn IPO
  • Most Innovative ECM Deal – LVMH USD618m 0 per cent equity-neutral convertible bond due 2021
  • Best Structured Equity Deal of the Year – Steinhoff International Holdings EUR2.45bn capital raising, with EUR1.9bn underwritten by shareholders, including use of margin loan and collar
  • Best ECM Deal of the Year in France – Air Liquide EUR3.28bn rights issue
  • Best ECM Deal of the Year in the Benelux – ASR Nederland EUR1.06bn IPO
  • Best ECM Deal of the Year in Iberia – Banco Popular Español EUR2.5bn rights issue
  • Best ECM Deal of the Year in Turkey, the Middle East and Africa – Steinhoff Finance Holding EUR1.1bn 1.25 per cent convertible bond due 2013

February 2017


14th Annual mtn-i MTN Awards 2016

  • PP Dealer of the Year
  • Global Deal of the Year – USD2.655bn Formosa Notes due 2046/56


January 2017


Global Transport Finance Awards 2016

  • Best Aircraft Lessor Capital Markets Private Placement Deal of the Year – USD231m Goshawk Aviation
  • Best Shipping Debt Deal of the Year – Asia –
    USD572m Reliance Industries
  • Best Shipping M&A Deal of the Year – USD2.4bn Neptune Orient Lines
  • Best Islamic Finance Aviation Deal of the Year – USD500m Etihad Airways
  • Best Airport Finance Innovative Deal of the Year– USD2bn Mexico City Airport

EMEA Finance Middle East Banking Awards 2016

  • Best Foreign Investment Bank in Saudi Arabia
  • Best Foreign Investment Bank in Oman

MENA Fund Manager Fund Services Awards 2017

  • Best Sub Custodian

Risk Awards 2017

2016 Latin Finance Deals of the Year

  • Best Sovereign Bond: Republic of Argentina bond sale USD16.5bn
  • Best Corporate High-Yield Bond: Minerva USD1bn
  • Best Sovereign Liability Management: Republic of Peru exchange offer USD3.1bn
  • Best Syndicated Loan: New International Airport of Mexico City USD3bn
  • Best Restructuring: USJ Açúcar e Alcool S.A. USD246m
  • Best Local Currency: Republic of Peru exchange offer USD3.1bn
  • Best Structured Financing: New International Airport of Mexico City green bond USD2bn

Islamic Finance News Deals of the Year 2016

  • Deal of the Year – DP World Crescent USD1.2bn Senior Trust Certificates
  • Kuwait Deal of the Year – Boubyan Tier 1 USD250m Sukuk
  • UAE Deal of the Year – DP World Crescent USD1.2bn Senior Trust Certificates
  • Qatar Deal of the Year – Ezdan Holding USD500m Sukuk
  • Saudi Arabia Deal of the Year – Jabal Omar Development SAR8bn Istisnah Forward Lease

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