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 #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.