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Bank of America Merrill Lynch Named Best Global Equity House by Euromoney Magazine

Wins Eight Additional Awards in Annual Competition

Monday, July 9, 2012 10:27 am EDT



Public Company Information:

"We are honored to receive these nine awards from Euromoney"

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has been named Best Global Equity House 2012 by Euromoney magazine and has won eight other awards in the publication’s Awards for Excellence 2012 competition. Euromoney is the most recent third party to recognize the firm's success and follows other recent global awards, including:

  • Best Global Debt Bank – Global Finance magazine 2012
  • Most Creative Global Investment Bank – Global Finance magazine 2011
  • Global Bank of the Year, Capital Markets and Investment Banking – Treasury Management International magazine 2011

“These awards highlight our firm’s global breadth and strength,” said Alastair Borthwick, co-head, Global Capital Markets. “They are a real tribute not only to our firm, but also underscore the dedication and unwavering commitment we have to our clients.”

In addition to Best Global Equity House, Bank of America Merrill Lynch received the following eight awards from Euromoney:

  • Best Debt House in the U.S.
  • Best Cash Management House in the U.S.
  • Best Equity House in Latin America
  • Best Equity House in Italy
  • Best M&A House in Turkey
  • Best M&A House in Israel
  • Best Equity House in the UAE
  • Best M&A House in the UAE

“We are honored to receive these nine awards from Euromoney,” said Lisa Carnoy, co-head, Global Capital Markets. “They are a testament to the strength of our global platform and the quality of our execution, as well as the caliber of our employees worldwide.”

The awards were presented at a ceremony in London on July 5.

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