Global Finance Names The World’s Best Investment Banks 2021

NEW YORK, February 18, 2021– Global Finance magazine has named the 22nd annual World’s Best Investment Banks in an exclusive survey to be published in the April 2021 print and digital editions and online at 

J.P. Morgan was honored as the Best Investment Bank in the World for 2021.

“With widespread expectations of consolidation in multiple sectors and all around the world, investment banks will play a leading role in reshaping the world economy post-pandemic,” said Joseph D. Giarraputo, publisher and editorial director of Global Finance. “Companies need more than ever to understand the specialties and skills that investment bank brings to the table. Global Finance awards are a valuable guide.”

Global Finance editors, with input from industry experts, used a series of criteria—including entries from banks, market share, number and size of deals, service and advice, structuring capabilities, distribution network, efforts to address market conditions, innovation, pricing, after-market performance of underwritings and market reputation—to score and select winners, based on a proprietary algorithm. Deals announced or completed in 2020 were considered.

The full list of winners follows.

For editorial information please contact Andrea Fiano, editor: