Original article by Jonathan Shapiro
The Australian Financial Review – Page: 27 : 4-Jan-19
Data from Dealogic shows that UBS displaced Macquarie as Australia’s highest-earning investment bank in 2018, with revenue of $US219m. It was followed by Macquarie with revenue of $US146m and JP Morgan ($US108m). UBS was also the top revenue-earner in terms of mergers and acquisitions activity, handling some $US752m worth of deals in Australasia. JP Morgan generated the most revenue among investment banks globally, at $US6.9bn.
DEALOGIC (AUSTRALIA) PTY LTD, UBS HOLDINGS PTY LTD, MACQUARIE GROUP LIMITED – ASX MQG, JP MORGAN AUSTRALIA LIMITED, JP MORGAN AND COMPANY INCORPORATED, AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LIMITED – ASX ANZ, BANK OF CHINA LIMITED, NATIONAL AUSTRALIA BANK LIMITED – ASX NAB, COMMONWEALTH BANK OF AUSTRALIA – ASX CBA, MITSUBISHI UFJ FINANCIAL GROUP INCORPORATED, WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION – ASX WBC, THE GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INCORPORATED, MORGAN STANLEY AND COMPANY INCORPORATED, EVERCORE PARTNERS, MOELIS AND COMPANY, CENTERVIEW