Stanbic Bank Kenya has been named the best investment bank in Kenya by the EuroMoney Awards for Excellence 2020.
This is attributed to the bank’s ability to deliver solutions across a range of products and services to its customers.
The awards acknowledged Stanbic’s robust capabilities in in client-driven business regarding debt, equity, mergers and acquisitions, foreign exchange, corporate advisory, 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,” said Anton Marais, the bank’s Head of Corporate and Investment Banking.
The award bolsters the bank’s top position in structuring relevant and innovative financial deals for its Corporate & Investment banking customers.
It also demonstrates Stanbic’s unparalleled investment banking capabilities and expertise in financial advisory across the country and the pan-Africa region which has awarded them the International EMEA Award for 12 years back to back.
“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,” said Jonathan Muga, Head of Investment Banking Kenya.
In the past decade, Stanbic has maintained a leading position in terms of investment banking and facilitating major projects actualize in the region.