According to EuroMoney Awards for Excellence 2020, Stanbic bank is Kenya’s best investment bank. This is the second time the bank has won an award from the global institution.
Stanbic’s ability to deliver solutions across a range of products and services to its customers secured the award. Further, the bank has demonstrated a breadth of capabilities in terms of client-driven business across debt, equity, Mergers & Acquisitions, corporate advisory, and areas such as foreign exchange and cash management.
“This recognition speaks volumes of our track record and is a pleasing achievement in Kenya’s highly competitive investment banking environment where we are up against both local and international competitors.”Stanbic Bank Head of Corporate and Investment Banking Anton Marais.
The bank’s investment in Sustainable Financing had garnered recognition when they received the most innovative and ground-breaking deal in 2019 for their involvement in closing Kenya’s Acorn Green Bond, which listed on both the Nairobi Stock Exchange (NSE)and the London Stock Exchange (LSE).
“We understand the intricacies of the Kenyan market and have the experience, skill, and relationships to assist our clients negotiate the often challenging and complex financial and regulatory environments in Kenya and beyond. Delivering solutions for our clients that allow them to accelerate and grow their portfolio is our focus and this accolade is evidence that we are on the right track and are making an impact for our clients and the nation at large.” Jonathan Muga, Head of Investment Banking Kenya stated.