2013 Bank of the Year in Canada, for the second year in a row
2013 Bank of the Year in Jamaica, Guyana, Trinidad & Tobago, and the British Virgin Islands
2012 Global Bank of the Year
2012 Bank of the Year for the Americas
2012 Bank of the Year in Canada, Antigua, Barbados, Belize, Turks and Caicos and the British Virgin Islands
Best Bank 2014 in Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos and U.S. Virgin Islands (2014), Global Finance.
Best Sub-Custodian bank in the Caribbean (2013-2014), Global Finance.
Best Corporate / Institutional Bank in 16 Latin American countries (2014), Global Finance.
2013 Bank of the Year in the Caribbean, Latin Finance.
Third-Largest Bank in Canada and #9 in North America by assets (2013), Global Finance.
Best Consumer Internet Bank in North America, Canada (2013) and 22 Latin American countries (2013-2014), Global Finance.
Best Consumer Internet Bank in four regional categories by Global Finance:
Best Online Deposit, Credit and Investment Product Offerings in North America (2013-2014)
Best Website Design in North America (2013)
Best Integrated Consumer Bank site in North America (2013)
Best in Mobile Banking in North America (2013)
Best Corporate / Institutional Internet Bank in Online Cash Management in Latin America (2013), Global Finance.
#3 North America’s Strongest bank (2013), Bloomberg Markets.
#7 World’s Strongest bank (2013), Bloomberg Markets.
Third-Safest Bank in North America (2013-2014), Global Finance.
Best Emerging Market Bank in Latin America for Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos (2011, 2013), and U.S. Virgin Islands (2013), Global Finance.
Top Tier in various categories in Canada for 2014, Brendan Wood International survey:
#1 for Penetration of Sales Professionals (Most Citations)
#1 for Quality of Investment Ideas & Original Thinking
#1 for Understanding Client Portfolio & Trading Style
#1 for Valuable and Timely Contact
#1 for Share of ‘TopGun’ Sales Professionals
#1 with Clients for Commissions >$8mm
#1 with Clients for Commissions $2mm-$8mm
#1 with Clients for Commissions <$2mm
#1 in Ontario, #1 in the West, and #3 in the East
#1 for top 3 client rankings and the most 1st, 2nd and 3rd rankings
#1 for Providing Top Investment Ideas
#1 for Top Conferences and Ranked #2 for Corporate Access/Management Visits
#1 for Top Morning Notes (5th year in a row)
#1 for Top Sales Coverage of Resource Portfolio Managers
#1 for ‘TopGun’ Sales Relationships
#1 for Impacting Corporate Issuers
14 ‘TopGun’ Ranked Analysts
#1 in Quality of Trader Service and Put Client Interests First
#1 on Execution of Illiquid Stocks
#1 in Penetration of Analysts
Three #1 Ranked Analysts
Reputable independent third-party survey of Canadian equity markets (2014):
#1 for Providing Intensive Service
#1 in Energy & Energy Income Trust Sales
#1 in Trading Coverage for Pipelines, Power, Utilities & Related Equities
#1 for Important Research Firm
#1 for Most Creative Ideas or Themes
#1 Ranked Sector Analysts Include: Economics, Portfolio Strategy, Diversified Financials, Fertilizers and Agriculture, Gold & Precious Metals – Large Cap, and Pipelines/Power/Utilities/Related Trusts
Ranked #2 in Canada in Preferred Equity, Full Credit - by The Dealmakers 2014, The National Post.
Scotiabank’s Investor Solutions Group in New York teamed up with Raymond James Financial to create the Raymond James Analysts’ Current Favorites Index (RJACFI) linked notes, which won two prestigious awards in 2014:
Retail Deal of the Year, Structured Products Magazine
Multi-Asset Class Diversification Award, mtn-i
Ranked among the Top 20 Debt Underwriters in 2013, Bloomberg Markets.
Ranked #4 on the ranking of Top global underwriters of Clean energy project bonds in 2013, Bloomberg Markets.