NEW YORK, February 18, 2021– Global finance magazine has named the 22nd annual the world’s best investment banks in an exclusive survey to be published in the April 2021 print and digital editions and online at

JP Morgan has been voted the best investment bank in the world for 2021.

“With widespread expectations of consolidation across multiple industries and around the world, investment banks will play a leading role in reshaping the global economy post-pandemic,” said Joseph D. Giarraputo, publisher and editorial director of Global finance. “Companies need to understand the specialties and skills that investment banking brings to the table more than ever. The Global Finance Awards are an invaluable guide.

Global finance the editors, with input from industry experts, used a range of criteria, including bank entries, market share, number and size of transactions, service and advice, structuring, distribution network, efforts to respond to market conditions, innovation, pricing, post-subscription market performance and market reputation — to score and select winners, based on a proprietary algorithm. Transactions announced or concluded in 2020 have been taken into account.

The full list of winners follows.

For editorial information, please contact Andrea Fiano, editor: [email protected]