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Slowest Quarter for IB Fees since 2009; IB Fees Up 3% YTD

  • Fees for global Investment Banking services, from M&A advisory to capital markets underwriting, totaled US$17.6 billion during the first 
    quarter of 2012, a 14% decrease over last year at this time.  First quarter investment banking fees in the Americas totaled US$9.9 billion, 
    an 8% decrease from the first quarter of 2011 and accounted for 56% of global investment banking Fees for global Investment Banking services, from M&A advisory to capital markets underwriting, totaled US$33.6 billion during the first half of 2012, a 24% decrease over last year at this time.  Second quarter investment banking fees totaled US$15.6 billion, a decline of 14% compared to the first quarter of 2012 and the slowest three-month period for investment banking fees since the first quarter of 2009.  Fees in Europe totaled US$7.7 billion, a 38% decrease from the first half of 2011 while fees in Asia Pacific decreased 29% and fees in the Americas fell 16% compared to the first half of 2011.
  • Global Investment Banking Fees Total US$56.8 billion, up 3% from 2012; Slowest Quarter for IB Fees since Q1' 2009
  • JP Morgan Takes Top Spor for Global Investment Banking Fees; Top Five Banks Pick Up 3.2 Wallet-share Points
  • Financials, Energy & Power and Industrials Account for 54% of Global Investment Banking Fee Pool
  • Debt Capital Markets Fees Account for 31% of Global Fees; M&A Fees Fall 16%; Equity Capital Markets Fees up 20% while fees from syndicated loans increased 16%
  • Financial Sponsor-related up 7% from 2012; Blackstone Group Tops Financial Sponsor Rankings