Awards and Rankings

Corporate Recognitions

  • Best Asset Management Company in the Cayman Islands (2017), Euromoney
  • Best Bank in Latin America: Bahamas, Barbados, Costa Rica, Turks and Caicos, and US Virgin Islands (2017), Global Finance
  • Best Commercial Banking Capabilities in the Caribbean and in the Bahamas (2017), Euromoney
  • World’s Best Private Bank: Bahamas (2017), Global Finance
  • Bank of the Year Award-Americas: Belize, British Virgin Islands, Grenada, Guyana, St. Kitts and Nevis, Trinidad and Tobago (2016), The Banker
  • Global Bank with the Best Digital Strategy for 2016, Retail Banker International
  • Leading Canadian and top 20 Global Bank in a number of categories including lending, bonds, and equity (H1 2016 League Tables), Bloomberg
  • Ranked #1 in Canadian Bank Digital Sales Functionality Benchmark (2016), Forrester
  • Ranked #3 in Global Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark (2016), Forrester
  • World’s Best Multinational Workplaces (2016), Great Place to Work
  • World’s Best Emerging Markets Banks in Latin America: Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, Turks and Caicos, US Virgin Islands (2015, 2016) Bahamas, Costa Rica (2016), Global Finance
  • World’s Best Private Bank in the Caribbean (2015, 2016), Global Finance
  • Top 10 global wholesale/commercial banking brand and top Canadian brand (2015), The Banker/Brand Finance.
  • Named Sixth Safest Bank in Latin America and Safest Bank in Peru (2015, 2016) by Global Finance.
  • Best Investment Bank in Canada (2015, 2016), Global Finance.
  • Best Consumer Digital Bank in Canada (2013, 2015) and in 23 Latin American countries (2013-2015), Global Finance.
  • Fifth-Safest Bank in North America (2016), Global Finance.


Debt Underwriting

  • Top ranked for Bond Issuances in Peru (Bloomberg League Table, Debt Bookrunner, Peru - as of November 14, 2017)
  • Coming Force in Supranational, Sovereign and Agency Bonds Investment Banking (2017), Global Capital
  • SSA Rising Star Bank in Niche Currencies, 2015 Global Capital Bond Awards, Global Capital.

Global Foreign Exchange

  • Best Foreign Exchange provider in Canada for the 12th year in a row, and in Peru, Costa Rica, and Jamaica for the 7th, 7th, and 6th time respectively (2016), Global Finance
  • Fastest Growing FX Bank in Hong Kong (2015), Global Banking and Finance Review
  • Top Foreign Exchange recognitions in Canada, Hong Kong, Peru and Costa Rica [ Announcement ] [ Electronic Flyer ]


  • Best Gold Loan Bank (2016), Bullion Federation Global Convention
  • Best Agency Supplying Gold for the 9th consecutive year (2016), Gem & Jewelry Export Promotion Council (GJEPC)
  • Bank of the Year (2015), India International Gold Convention
  • ScotiaMocatta honoured with top precious metals awards in India
    [Announcement] [Poster]


Global Fixed Income

  • Top ranked for Bond Issuances in Peru (Bloomberg League Table, Debt Bookrunner, Peru - as of November 14, 2017)
  • # 5 for Bloomberg Global Fixed Income League Tables- Canadian Corporate Domestic Bonds (2016), Bloomberg
  • # 5 for Bloomberg Global Equity Capital Market League Tables (2016), Bloomberg
    • Canada Equity, Equity Linked & Preferred
    • Canada Equity and Equity Linked
    • Canada Equity Offerings
  • Latin American Domestic Currency Bond of the Year Award (2015), IFR Americas Award

Loan Syndications

  • Top ranked for Loan Syndications in Latin America (Bloomberg League Table, Bookrunner Syndicated Loans, Latin America - as of November 14, 2017)
  • Latin America Loan of the Year Award (Brookfield US$600 MM-equivalent dual-currency term loan) (2016), International Financing Review
  • Corporate Issuer, Quasi-Sovereign Bond & Financing Innovation of the Year Award  (2016), Latin Finance
  • Structured Financing of the Year, Syndicated Loan of the Year: New International Airport of Mexico City (2016), Latin Finance
  • Corporate High-Grade Bond Award (2016), Latin Finance

Infrastructure, Power & Utilities

  • Ranked # 1 for Power & Utilities Bond Issuances in Latin America (Bloomberg League Table, Debt Bookrunner, Latin America, Power & Utilities - as of November 14, 2017)
  • National Award for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships (2016) – Gold award for Project Financing The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships (Southwest Calgary Ring Road)
  • National Award for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships (2016) – Gold award for Infrastructure The Canadian Council for Public-Private(New Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital)
  • Deal of the Year awards, (2016), IJ Global (formerly Project Finance):
    • North American Roads Deal of the Year 2016 (Southwest Calgary Ring Road)
    • Latin American Power Deal of the Year 2016 (AES Colon CCGT Gas Terminal)
    • Asia Pacific Ports Deal of the Year 2016 (Port of Melbourne Privatization)
    • Asia Pacific Roads Deal of the Year 2016 (Airportlink M7 Toll Road Concession PPP)
  • Australasia-Origin Offshore Corporate Bond Deal of the Year - Sydney Airport (2016), KangaNews
  • Deal of the Year Awards Project Finance International (PFI):
    • 2016 Asia-Pacific Transport Deal of the Year (Canbera Light Rail)
    • 2015 PPP Deal of the Year in Asia-Pacific (Sydney Light Rail)
    • 2015 M&A Deal of the Year in Asia-Pacific (TransGrid)
    • 2015 European M&A Deal of the Year (Ellevio)
    • 2015 Americas Deal of the Year (Cheniere)
  • Rankings on the InfraDeals 2015 Global Infrastructure League Tables:
    • #2 for Global: Capital Market Debt Providers (by deal count)
    • #2 for Latin America and the Caribbean: Capital Market Debt Provider (by deal count)
    • #3 for Canada PPP: Financial Advisor and Capital Market Debt Provider (by deal value)
    • #6 for Australasia: Bank Debt Provider (by deal value)
    • #10 for Global: Bank Debt Providers (by deal value)
  • Deal Achievement Award (2015), FinanceAsia:
    • Best Project Finance Deal in Australia and New Zealand (Astra SLR Finance).

Trade Finance

  • World’s best Trade Finance Providers: Caribbean (2016), Global Finance
  • Winning Deals- Americas (Freeport LNG Train III) (2016), Trade Finance
  • Best Trade Bank in Canada (2015), Trade Finance.