HSBC recognised by leading financial publications

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02 Jul 2009

HSBC has won a series of awards from leading financial publications reflecting its regional and product strengths and capabilities. Congratulations also to Dominic Kerr who was named 'Most Impressive Corporate Banker', Jeff Diehl who was nominated in the award category for 'Most Impressive Banker for Supranational/Agency Borrowers', and Frederic Gabizon who was nominated for 'Most Impressive Banker for Sovereigns' in Euroweek's Bond Market Awards 2009.

FinanceAsia

In FinanceAsia's Country Awards for Achievement 2009, HSBC won the following awards:

Best Local Houses in Hong Kong:

  • Best Bank
  • Best Bond House
  • Best Foreign Exchange Bank
  • Best Cash Management Bank
  • Best Trade Finance Bank

Best Foreign Commercial Bank:

  • Best Foreign Commercial Bank in China
  • Best Foreign Commercial Bank in Malaysia
  • Best Foreign Commercial Bank in Vietnam

Asiamoney

In the Asiamoney Best Bank Awards 2009, HSBC was named:

  • Best Domestic Debt House

The Asset

In The Asset AAA Islamic Finance Awards 2009, HSBC was named:

  • Best Islamic Debt House
  • Best Islamic Project Finance Deal in Malaysia - MRCB Southern Link Berhad MYR845 million Senior Sukuk Istisna' and MYR199 million Junior Sukuk Istisna'
  • Most Innovative Islamic Finance Deals - Cagamas MYR2 billion Sukuk Commodity Murabahah and MRCB Southern Link Berhad MYR845 million Senior Sukuk Istisna' and MYR199 million Junior Sukuk Istisna'

The Banker

In The Banker Deals of the Year 2009, HSBC won awards for:

Asia-Pacific:

  • Capital Raising: FIG - Wing Hang Bank's USD225 million upper Tier 2, perpetual non-call five-year subordinated debt
  • Structured Finance - Shinhan Bank's inaugural cross-border residential mortgage-backed securities

Europe:

  • Structured Finance - Refinancing of BAA
  • Islamic Finance - SEERA leveraged acquisition of BWA Water Additives from Close Brothers Private Equity

Middle East:

  • Bonds: Corporate - SABIC's SAR5 billion (USD1.3 billion) 20-Year Sukuk
  • Restructuring - The Jubail Acetyls Complex (JAC) Project in Saudi Arabia
  • Islamic Finance - Saudi Binladin Group's USD1 billion Sukuk

Euroweek

In the Euroweek Bond Market Awards 2009, HSBC won the following awards:

Public Sector Awards:

  • Most Impressive Bank for Sovereign Borrowers
  • Most Impressive Bank for Sovereigns in Sterling
  • Most Impressive Bank for Supranational/Agency Borrowers in Euros
  • Most Impressive Bank for Supranational/Agency Borrowers in Sterling
  • Most Impressive Bank for Public Sector Issuers in Euros
  • Most Impressive Bank for Public Sector Issuers in Sterling

Corporate Sector Awards:

  • Most Impressive Corporate Banker - Dominic Kerr of HSBC's Corporate Structuring Group
  • Most Impressive Bank for Corporate Borrowers in Sterling

Please visit our Awards site for a full list of Global Banking and Markets Awards.

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