Q1 League Table: M&A Volumes Way Off

There was cause for concern about the M&A market in early March. Then came the coronavirus. Despite growing concern about the coronavirus, deal lawyers gathered in New Orleans on March 5 and 6 for the Tulane Corporate Law Institute as they have every year since the late 1980s. Attendance was strong, though at least for the first drink or two, […]

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M&A Financial Advisers Power Rankings

Final Rankings - Deals announced between January 2020 and December 2020 ranked by number of deals, then by aggregate transaction value in the event of a tie.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Morgan Stanley & Co.

Bank of America Corp.

Evercore Inc.

Lazard Ltd.

Barclays Plc

Credit Suisse Group

Piper Sandler Cos.

Citigroup Inc.

Jefferies Group LLC

UBS AG

Centerview Partners LLC

Rothschild & Co

Stifel

Deutsche Bank AG

Guggenheim Partners LLC

PJT Partners Inc.

Raymond James Financial Inc.

Moelis & Co. LLC

Houlihan Lokey Inc.

Royal Bank of Canada

Robert W. Baird & Co.

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Cowen Inc.

Ardea Partners LLC

Qatalyst Partners

Broadhaven Capital Partners LLC

Rockefeller Capital Management LP

Financial Technology Partners LP

Lincoln International LLC

BMO Financial Group

Fortis Advisors LLC

Allen & Co. LLC

Stephens Inc.

Hillworth LLC

Ernst & Young Global Ltd.

Perella Weinberg Partners LP

Bank Street Group LLC

Societe Generale SA

Trasimene Capital Management LLC

Grant Samuel Group Ltd.

LionTree Advisors LLC

William Blair & Co. LLC

Maplewood Capital LLC

SVB Leerink

DC Advisory

D.A. Davidson & Co.

Liberum Capital Ltd.

Numis Securities Ltd.

Smith Square Partners LLP

Harris Williams & Co.

Raine Group LLC

Berkeley Research Group LLC

Alnitak Capital Partners LLC

Quilty Analytics LLC

BridgePark Advisors LLC

Waller Helms Advisors LLC

Panoramic Capital Advisors Inc.

ABN Amro Bank NV

Winchester Capital Partners

GCA Corp.

Oppenheimer & Co.

Alvarez & Marsal LLC

B.C. Ziegler & Co.

MTS Health Partners LP

DBS Bank Ltd.

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Alantra Partners SA

Carnegie Investment Bank AB

Europa Partners Ltd.

Investec Bank plc

I-Bankers Securities Inc.

Canaccord Genuity Corp.

HSBC Bank plc

PJ Solomon LP

Sawaya Partners LLC

Donnelly Penman & Partners Inc.

Performance Trust Capital Partners LLC

Arcadis NV

China International Capital Corp. Ltd.

CLSA Ltd.

Wells Fargo & Co.

KBS Realty Advisors LLC

Newmark Knight Frank Inc.

RSM US LLP

Savills plc

Sentient Kft