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 2019

Euromoney Fixed Income Research Survey 2019

  • #1 Sovereigns (Rates)
  • #1 Emerging Market Sovereigns
  • #1 Emerging Market Banks
  • #1 Credit Strategy
  • #1 Banks Credit
  • #1 Actionable Trade Ideas
  • #1 Overall Fixed Income Research

The Banker Investment Banking Awards 2019

September 2019

2019 Greenwich Share Leaders

European Large Corporate Trade Finance

  • #1 in United Kingdom

2019 Greenwich Quality Leaders

European Large Corporate Trade Finance

  • Overall Quality - Germany

2019 Greenwich Excellence Awards

European Large Corporate Trade Finance

  • International Network Breadth

GlobalCapital SRI Awards 2019

  • Most Impressive Investment Bank for Asia Pacific Green/SRI Capital Markets
  • Most Innovative Green/SRI Bond Deal of the Year – Kingdom of the Netherlands – EUR5.99 billion 0.5 per cent 20.06 year debut green bond, May 2019
  • Latin American Green/SRI Bond Deal of the Year – Republic of Chile – $1.42 billion 3.5 per cent 30.6 year debut green bond, June 2019
  • EMEA Green/SRI Bond Deal of the Year – Telefonica – EUR1 billion 1.07 per cent five year debut green bond, January 2019
  • Asia Pacific Green/SRI Bond Deal of the Year – Hong Kong Special Administrative Region – $1 billion 2.5 per cent five year debut green bond, May 2019

GlobalCapital Global Derivatives Awards 2019

  • Corporate Solutions House of the Year

Asiamoney New Silk Road Finance Awards 2019

  • Best Overall International Bank for BRI
  • Best Bank for BRI-related financing in the Middle East & Africa
  • Best Bank for Infrastructure/Project Finance in South Asia
  • Best Bank for Infrastructure/Project Finance in Southeast Asia

Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2019 – Market Leader

As voted by Corporates

  • Best Global Cash Manager
  • Best Regional Cash Manager – Asia Pacific & Middle East
  • Best Domestic Cash Manager – Armenia, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Canada, India, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, Malaysia, Mauritius, New Zealand, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, South Korea, United Kingdom, United States of America & Vietnam

As voted by Financial Institutions

  • #1 in Africa for Euro and Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Asia Pacific for Dollar, Euro, Hong Kong Dollar, Indian Rupee, Indonesian Rupiah, Malaysian Ringgit, Philippine Peso, Renminbi, South Korean Won, Sterling, Taiwan Dollar, Thai Bhat, Vietnamese Dong and Yen transactions
  • #1 in Latin America for Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Middle East for Dollar, Euro, Sterling and Yen transactions
  • #1 in Nordics for Sterling transactions *
  • #1 in North America for Sterling transactions
  • #1 in Western Europe for Sterling transactions

Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2019 – Best Service

Best in Service as voted by Corporates

  • #1 Regionally for Overall, Business Functions, Personnel, Service & Tech Provisions in North America
  • #1 Domestically for Overall Services in Armenia, Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Canada, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kuwait, Macau, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, New Zealand, Oman, Qatar, Taiwan, Thailand & United Kingdom

Best in Service as voted by Financial Institutions

  • #1 Globally for Financial Facilities
  • #1 in Asia for Overall Services

GlobalCapital Covered Bond Awards 2019

  • Covered Bond House of the Year
  • Best Deal of the Year & Best Euro Deal – Rabobank EUR2 billion 0.875 per cent February 2029
  • Best Sterling Deal – Lloyds EUR750 million Sonia-linked September 2021

Euromoney Real Estate Survey 2019

  • #1 Globally for Overall, Loan Finance, Equity Finance and Securitization
  • #1 in Asia for Overall, Loan Finance, Equity Finance and Securitization
  • #1 in Argentina for Securitization
  • #1 in China for Equity Finance
  • #1 in Hong Kong for Overall, Loan Finance, Equity Finance and Securitization
  • #1 in Singapore for Securitization
  • #1 in Vietnam for Overall and Loan Finance

The Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2019

  • Best Global Transaction Bank
  • Best Transaction Bank in North America
  • Best Bank for Cash Management

The Banker Transaction Banking Awards 2019 (654KB, PDF)

July 2019

FX Week e-FX Awards 2019

  • Best FX Prime Broker Bank of the Year

FX Week e-FX Awards 2019 (105KB, PDF)

Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2019

  • World's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance
  • World's Best Bank for Public-Sector Clients
  • World's Best Bank for SMEs
  • The Middle East's Best Bank for Transaction Services
  • The Middle East's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance
  • Asia's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance
  • Asia's Best Bank for Financing
  • Hong Kong's Best Bank
  • Saudi Arabia's Best Investment Bank
  • Oman's Best Investment Bank
  • Mexico's Best Bank

Global Investor / ISF Global Custody Survey 2019

Overall (Weighted)

  • #1 Asia-Pacific

Overall Service (Weighted)

  • #1 Fund Accounting Quality
  • #1 Relationship Management
  • #1 Safety of Client

Multiple Custodian (Weighted)

  • #1 Asia-Pacific

Assets Under Management More Than USD38 billion (Weighted)

  • #1 Asia-Pacific

June 2019

Asiamoney Global RMB Poll 2019

Overall

  • Best overall global RMB products/services
  • Best overall offshore RMB products/services
  • Best overall onshore RMB products/services

Customer satisfaction

  • Best CNH derivatives
  • Best CNH research and analysis
  • Best in RMB foreign exchange (offshore and onshore)

The Covered Bond Report 2019

  • Awards For Excellence: Best Global House

Trade Finance Awards 2019

Awards For Excellence

  • Best Trade Finance Bank
  • Best Innovator

Deals of the Year

  • Cargill

Euromoney FX Survey 2019

  • #1 Bank for Corporate Clients (Market Share)

Extel Survey 2019

Overall Rankings

  • #1 Emerging EMEA
  • #1 SRI & Sustainability

Equity Sectors

  • #1 Luxury Goods

Emerging EMEA

  • #1 Middle East & North Africa
  • #1 Trading & Execution
  • #1 Chemicals/Industrials
  • #1 Consumer
  • #1 Financials
  • #1 Metals & Mining
  • #1 Company & Expert meetings

Sales

  • #1 Emerging EMEA Equity Sales

SRI & Sustainability

  • #1 Integrated Climate Change
  • #1 SRI Research

May 2019

Global Investor / ISF Sub Custody Survey 2019

Europe

  • #1 United Kingdom (weighted)

Middle East and Africa

  • #1 Bahrain (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Egypt (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Kuwait (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Qatar (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 (weighted)
  • #1 New Zealand (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Japan (weighted)
  • #1 Philippines (weighted)
  • #1 South Korea (weighted & unweighted)
  • #1 Vietnam (weighted & unweighted)
  • GlobalCapital Bond Awards 2019

    • Most impressive Financial Institutions Debt Capital Markets Team
    • Most Impressive Syndicate Team for Financial Institutions
    • Most Impressive Bank for Senior Unsecured Financial Institutions Debt
    • Most Impressive FIG House for Niche Currencies
    • Most Impressive Corporate Debt Capital Markets Team
    • Most Impressive Syndicate Team for Corporate Bonds
    • Most Impressive Corporate Bond Syndicate Banker – James Cunniffe
    • Most Impressive SSA House in Sterling

    2019 Greenwich Associates Share Leaders

    Global Foreign Exchange Services

    • #1 Global Corporates Emerging Markets FX Market Share *

    *Tied Results

    Foreign Exchange Services – European Corporates

    • #1 United Kingdom Corporates FX Market Share
    • #1 United Kingdom Corporates FX Market Penetration

    2019 Greenwich Associates Quality Leaders

    Global Foreign Exchange Services

    • Global Corporates FX Trading Quality
    • Asia (ex-JANZ) FX Service Quality

    Foreign Exchange Services – European Corporates

    • German Corporates FX Service Quality
    • German Corporates FX Sales Quality
    • Italian Corporates FX Trading Quality
    • United Kingdom Corporates FX Service Quality
    • United Kingdom Corporates FX Trading Quality

    The Banker Deals of the Year 2019

    Asia Pacific

    • FIG - Shinhan Financial Group's $500m AT1 notes
    • Islamic Finance - Indonesia $3bn green sukkuk trust certificates
    • Securitisation & Leveraged Finance-Jianyuan RMBS 10bn 2018-11 residential mortgage backed securities

    Europe

    • High Yield & Leveraged Finance - Akzo Nobel Specialty Chemicals €6.5bn equivalent LBO financing
    • Loans - Cineworld $4bn acquisition loan for Regal Entertainment

    Middle East

    • Bonds Corporates - DP World $3.3bn-equivalent multi-tranche bond

    Americas

    • FIG - Principal Financial $750m pre-capitalized trust securities

    April 2019

    GTR Leaders in Trade Awards 2019

    • Best Trade Finance Bank
    • Most Innovative Trade Finance Bank

    GTR Best Deals of 2019

    • Cargill Blockchain Transaction
    • Nidec

    R&M Surveys - 2019 Investor Services Survey

    • #1 as voted by Top 200 Asset Managers

    Environmental Finance – Green, Social and Sustainability Bond Awards 2019

    House Awards

    Lead Manager of the Year for:

    • Social Bonds - Corporate
    • Sustainability Bonds – Corporate
    • Green Bonds – Local Authority/ Municipality

    Deal Awards

    Sustainability Bond of the Year:

    • Corporate – Macquarie University
    • Supranational, Sub-Sovereign and Agency (SSA) - NRW State

    Profit & Loss Digital FX Awards 2019

    • Innovation Award for FX Everywhere

    March 2019

    IJ Global Awards 2018

    Europe & Africa

    • Europe Upstream Oil & Gas Deal of the Year – Neptune Energy
    • Europe Waste Deal of the Year – Cory Riverside
    • Europe Refinancing Deal of the Year – M25

    MENA

    • MENA Solar PV Deal of the Year – Sakaka Solar

    Asia-Pacific

    • APAC Refinancing Deal of the Year – Project Orchid – Bayfront Infrastructure Capital

    North America

    • Power Deal of the Year – Finch West LRT
    • Roads Deal of the Year – Gordie Howe International Bridge
    • Social Infrastructure Deal of the Year – Royal Inland Hospital

    Latin America

    • Oil & Gas Deal of the Year – Petroperu GESCE facility

    HFM European Hedge Fund Services Awards 2019

    • Best Prime Broker – Emerging Markets
    • Best Depositary Solution

    GlobalCapital Equity Capital Markets Awards 2018

    • Best Equity Capital Raising by a Listed Company – Cineworld GBP1.75bn rights issue
    • Most Innovative ECM Deal – Phoenix Group GBP962m rights issue
    • ECM Deal of the Year in the UK and Ireland – Cineworld GBP1.75bn rights issue
    • ECM Deal of the Year in Turkey, the Middle East and Africa – Enerjisa Enerji TL1.33bn IPO

    Islamic Finance News Deals of the Year 2018

    • Deal of the Year – Social Impact – HSBC Amanah Malaysia
    • Indonesian Deal of the Year – Republic of Indonesia (Through Perusahaan Penerbit SBSN Indonesia III)
    • Sovereign Deal of the Year – Perusahaan Penerbit SBSN Indonesia III as issuer SPV
    • Malaysia Deal of the Year – HSBC Amanah Malaysia (Issuer & Sole Lead Arranger)
    • Social Impact Deal of the Year – HSBC Amanah Malaysia (Issuer & Sole Lead Arranger)
    • Regulatory Deal of the Year – ADIB Capital Invest 2
    • Saudi Arabia Real Estate Deal of the Year – Saudi Real Estate Refinance Company
    • Saudi Arabia Deal of the Year – Saudi Real Estate Refinance
    • UAE Deal of the Year – NMC Healthcare Sukuk

    GlobalCapital European Securitization Awards 2019

    • RMBS  Deal of the Year - Silverstone 2018-1
    • Non-Performing Loan Deal of the Year - Siena NPL 2018 Srl

    February 2019

    GlobalCapital Loan Awards 2018

    • Deal of the Year – Abertis HoldCo
    • Emerging Market Deal of the Year – PPF Arena 1 BV
    • Leveraged Loan of the Year – Starfruit US HoldCo
    • M&A Loan of the Year – Abertis HoldCo
    • UK and Irish Deal of the Year – GlaxoSmithKline
    • French Deal of the Year – Axa
    • German, Swiss and Austrian Deal of the Year – Hochtief
    • Benelux Deal of the Year – Jacobs Douwe Egberts
    • Italian Deal of the Year – Abertis HoldCo
    • Nordic Deal of the Year – TDC
    • Central & Eastern European Deal of the Year – PPF Arena 1 BV
    • Turkish Deal of the Year – Akbank
    • Middle Eastern Deal of the Year – Saudi United Investment Co

    The Treasurer's Deals of the Year Awards 2018

    • Corporate Finance and Overall Deals of the Year: Phoenix Group
    • Bonds > GBP750m: DP World

     

    January 2019

    2019 Greenwich Share Leaders

    European Large Corporate Cash Management by Country

    European Large Corporate Cash Management Market Penetration

    • #1 United Kingdom
    • #1 Ireland

    European Large Corporate Banking by Country

    European Large Corporate Banking Market Penetration

    • #1 United Kingdom*
    • #1 Ireland
      *Tied result

    2019 Greenwich Quality Leaders

    European Large Corporate Cash Management Quality

    • France
    • United Kingdom

    2019 Greenwich Excellence Awards

    European Large Corporate Cash Management

    • Breadth of International Network

    Central Banking Awards 2019

    2018 Latin Finance Deals of the Year

    • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Petrobas
    • Local Currency Deal of the Year – Province of Buenos Aires

    mtn-i MTN Awards 2018

    • Private Placement Dealer of the Year

    Treasury Management International Awards for Innovation and Excellence 2018

    • Global Bank of the Year for Cash & Liquidity Management
    • Best Bank for Cash & Liquidity Management in Asia Pacific and North America
    • Best Bank for Financial Supply Chain Management in Asia Pacific, North America and China
    • Best Mobile Technology Solution

    Euromoney Trade Finance Survey 2019 – Market Leader

    • Top Global Trade Finance Bank
    • Best Trade Finance Bank in North America and Middle East
    • Best Trade Finance Bank in Algeria, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Canada, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Taiwan, United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia (for SAAB)

    Euromoney Trade Finance Survey 2019 – Best Service

    • Best in Service for Trade Finance in Latin America
    • Best in Service for Trade Finance in Algeria, Bahrain, Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, United States, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Singapore, Taiwan and Saudi Arabia (for SAAB)

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