During a dismal year for financial markets, the most successful banks offered smart financing ideas, top-notch execution and a determination to meet their clients’ needs. ASIAMONEY reveals which institutions impressed the most.
BEST EQUITY ARRANGER
In terms of equity issuance, 2008 has been a year to forget. Stock market valuations collapsed, causing deal after deal to be withdrawn or limp to the finishing line.
Against this troubled background, UBS continued to impress. The bank was second in the league tables for