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Investment Banking Fees Hit Pre-Financial Crisis Levels

  • 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$90.1 billion; Strongest Full Year for IB Fees since 2007
  • JP Morgan Takes Top Spot for Global Investment Banking Fees; Morgan Stanley, Citi and Deutsche Bank Pick Up Combined 0.5 Share Points
  • Healthcare IB Fees Register 48% Increase; Double-digit Percentage Gains for Retail, Consumer Products and Energy
  • IPOs Push Equity Capital Markets Fees Up 15%;Debt Capital Markets Fees Up 1%, while M&A Rises 13%