Awards and Rankings

Corporate Recognitions

  • Top 10 global wholesale/commercial banking brand and top Canadian brand (2015), The Banker/Brand Finance.
  • Best Investment Bank in Canada (2015), Global Finance.
  • Bank of the Year awards from The Banker:
    • 2014 Bank of the Year in Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Trinidad and Tobago
    • 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
  • Best Emerging Markets Bank in Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos and U.S. Virgin Islands (2015), Global Finance.
  • Ranked among the Top 20 World's Greenest Banks in 2014, Bloomberg Markets.
  • Best Sub Custodian bank in the Caribbean (2013-2015), Global Finance.
  • Best Consumer Digital Bank in Canada (2013, 2015) and in 21 Latin American countries (2013-2015), Global Finance.
  • 2013 Bank of the Year in the Caribbean, Latin Finance.
  • Best Consumer Digital Bank awards by Global Finance:
    • Best Web site design in North America (2015)
    • Best Integrated Consumer Bank site in North America (2015)
    • Best in Mobile Banking in North America (2015)
    • Best in Social Media in North America (2015)
    • Best Mobile Banking App in North America (2015)
    • Best Online Deposit, Credit and Investment Product Offerings in the world (2014) and North America (2013-2014)
  • Third-Safest Bank in North America (2013-2015), Global Finance.

Equity

Debt Underwriting

  • SSA Rising Star Bank in Niche Currencies, 2015 Global Capital Bond Awards, Global Capital.
  • Ranked #3 on the Bloomberg league tables of top bookrunners of the U.S. electric utilities bonds in 2014, (Jan. 1 – Dec. 31, 2014).
  • Ranked #2 on the Chilean league tables of international corporate bond deals, Bloomberg
    (as at October 31, 2014).
  • 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

  • Scotiabank honoured with top Foreign Exchange recognitions in Canada, Hong Kong, Peru and Costa Rica [ Announcement ] [ Electronic Flyer ]

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M&A

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 & Utilities

  • Scotiabank Rankings on the InfraDeals 2015 Global Infrastructure League Tables:
    • Ranked #2 for Global: Capital Market Debt Providers (by deal count)
    • Ranked #2 for Latin America and the Caribbean: Capital Market Debt Provider (by deal count)
    • Ranked #3 for Canada PPP: Financial Advisor and Capital Market Debt Provider (by deal value)
    • Ranked #6 for Australasia: Bank Debt Provider (by deal value)
    • Ranked #10 for Global: Bank Debt Providers (by deal value)
  • 2015 Deal of the Year awards from IJ Global (formerly Project Finance):
    • North American LNG Deal of the Year 2015 (Cheniere)
    • North American Mining & Metals Deal of the Year 2015 (Mountain Province Diamonds)
    • North American Rail Deal of the Year 2015 (Eglinton Crosstown LRT)
    • North American Roads Deal of the Year 2015 (New Champlain Bridge Corridor Project)
    • Latin American Airport Deal of the Year 2015 (Mexico City New International Airport / NAICM)
    • Asia Pacific Telecoms Deal of the Year 2015 (Macquarie Crown Castle)
    • Asia Pacific M&A Deal of the Year 2015 (TransGrid)
  • National Award for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships (2015) – Gold award for Effective Procurement from The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (New Champlain Bridge Corridor Project).
  • National Award for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships (2015) – Gold award for Project Financing from The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (Eglinton Crosstown LRT).
  • National Award for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships (2015) – Silver award for Innovative Partnerships from The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (Saskatchewan Joint Use School Projects 1 and 2).
  • Deal of the Year Awards 2015 from Project Finance International (PFI):
    • PPP Deal of the Year in Asia-Pacific (Sydney Light Rail)
    • M&A Deal of the Year in Asia-Pacific (TransGrid)
    • European M&A Deal of the Year (Ellevio)
    • Americas Deal of the Year (Cheniere)
  • Deal Achievement Award 2015 from FinanceAsia: Best Project Finance Deal in Australia and New Zealand (Astra SLR Finance).
  • Deal of the Year 2014 award from Trade Finance (Freeport LNG).
  • Infrastructure Financing Awards 2014 from Latin Finance:
    • Best Oil/Gas Financing (Sete Brasil)
    • Best Infrastructure Financing in Brazil (Sete Brasil)
    • Best Mining Financing (Cerro Verde)
    • Best Loan (Cerro Verde)
    • Best Infrastructure Financing in Central America (Revantazón hydroelectric)

Trade Finance

  • Best Trade Bank in Canada (2015), Trade Finance.
  • Deal of the Year 2014 – Americas (Trafigura Peru), Trade Finance.
  • Deal of the Year 2014 (Mercuria), Trade Finance.
  • Deal of the Year 2013 (CHS Agronegocio), Trade Finance.
  • Best Overall Trade Bank in Central America and the Caribbean (2009-2011, 2013), Trade Finance.