Awards and Ranking

Corporate Recognitions

  • Bank of the Year awards from The Banker:
    • 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), 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.

Equity

  • 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
  • Top Tier in various categories in Canada for 2012, Brendan Wood International survey:
    • #1 Top Sales Coverage
    • #1 Top Morning Notes
    • #1 Top Investment Ideas
    • #1 Overall Quality of Sales Service
    • #1 Penetration of Sales Professionals
    • #1 Quality of Investment Ideas and Original Thinking
    • #1 Understanding Client Portfolios and Trading Style
    • #1 Valuable and Timely Contact
    • #1 Highest Share of TopGun Sales Professionals
    • 14 ‘TopGun’ Ranked Analysts

Debt Underwriting

  • 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.

Global Foreign Exchange

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M&A

  • Best Consumer Business Deal 2012 - Acquisition of Statoil Fuel & Retail ASA by Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., The Globe and Mail.
  • Best Energy Deal 2012 - Acquisition of Provident Energy Ltd. by Pembina Pipeline Corp., The Globe and Mail
  • Scotia Waterous ranked #1 in the world in the number of oil and gas M&A deals (January 1, 2014 – July 31, 2014) , Bloomberg.

Global Fixed Income

  • Ranked overall second in Estimated Canadian Fixed-Income Market Share in the 2013 North American Fixed Income - Canada survey by Greenwich Associates.

Loan Syndications

  • Best Syndicated Loan in Australia, by Asia Money’s 2013 Best Country Deals, (Origin Energy AUD$7.4 billion syndicated loan facility).

Infrastructure, Power and Project Finance

  • Deal of the Year 2013 award from Bond Buyer (The Ohio River Bridges East End Crossing).
  • Deal of the Year 2013 award from Trade Finance (Sabine Pass).
  • Deal of the Year award from Latin Finance:
    • Best Project/Infrastructure Financing Deal of the Year 2012 (Terminales Portuarios Euroandinos Paita)
  • Deal of the Year awards from Project Finance/Euromoney :
    • North American PPP Deal of the Year 2013 (Ottawa LRT)
    • North American Midstream Oil & Gas Deal of the Year 2013 (Sabine Pass)
    • North American Project Bond Deal of the Year 2013 (East End Crossing)
    • North American Single Asset Deal of the Year 2013 (Goreway Power Station)
    • European Oil & Gas Deal of the year 2013 (Enquest)
    • Asia Pacific Healthcare Deal of the year 2013 (Bendigo Hospital)
    • Asia Pacific Water Deal of the Year 2013 (Aquasure)
    • North American PPP Deal of the Year 2012 (Presidio Parkway)
    • North American Oil & Gas Deal of the Year 2012 (Sabine Pass/Cheniere)
    • Latin American Power Deal of the Year 2012 (Cerro del Aguila)
    • Latin American Midstream Deal of the Year 2012 (Tarahumara/Chihuahua Pipeline)
  • 10th Annual Power Finance Deals and Firms award from Power Finance and Risk:
    • Best Non-Renewable Asset M&A Advisor (2013)
  • Best Bank in Infrastructure Globally for a fourth year in a row (2012), Global Finance.

Trade Finance

  • Deal of the Year 2013 (CHS Agronegocio), Trade Finance.
  • Best Trade Bank in Canada - Highly Commended (2013), Trade Finance.
  • Best Trade Finance Bank in Canada (2006, 2008-2012), Global Finance.
  • Best Overall Trade Bank in Central America and the Caribbean (2009-2011, 2013), Trade Finance.