ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Acquisition International magazine has named the Raymond James Investment Banking practice “Investment Services Provider of the Year – USA.” The award is a “Client Choice Award” and is a part of the corporate finance news publication’s annual M&A Awards.
According to Acquisition International, the M&A Awards are merit based and celebrate the achievements and work of all associates involved in completing deals. Award recipients are selected using the publication’s research data, online voting from members of the financial services industry and supporting documentation from the nominee. Award recipients are nominated by clients or industry peers.
“Our professionals are what distinguish us from our competitors,” said Jim Bunn, co-head of Investment Banking at Raymond James. “Being selected by our clients to receive this award reaffirms the value that our collective expertise, experience and commitment to service brings to those relationships.”
About Raymond James Financial, Inc.
Raymond James Financial, Inc. (NYSE: RJF) is a leading diversified financial services company providing private client group, capital markets, asset management, banking, and other services to individuals, corporations, and municipalities. Its three principal wholly owned broker-dealers, Raymond James & Associates, Raymond James Financial Services, and Raymond James Ltd., have approximately 6,200 financial advisors serving in excess of 2.5 million client accounts in approximately 2,500 locations throughout the United States, Canada and overseas. Total client assets are approximately $462 billion. Public since 1983, the firm has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange since 1986 under the symbol RJF. Additional information is available at www.raymondjames.com.