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Global Markets

Foreign Exchange, Commodities, Rates, Equity Derivatives, Growth Markets, Tailored Products and Securitization

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Quality Leader in Canadian Foreign Exchange Services Quality (2017)
    Greenwich Associates Global Foreign Exchange Services Study (2016)

  • CIBC Capital Markets named Canada Derivatives House Of The Year
    The GlobalCapital Americas Derivatives Awards (2014 - 2017)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Share Leader in Overall Canadian Fixed-Income Market Share
    Greenwich Associates Canadian Fixed-Income Investors Study (2015)

  • CIBC ranked among the Top 10 Safest Banks in North America
    Global Finance Magazine, 2016

Equities and Prime Brokerage

  • The leader in Canadian Equity Trading – #1 in Volume, Value & Number of Trades
    TSX and ATS Market Share Report, 2009 - present (as provided by IRESS Market Technology as at date of publication)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Share Leader in Canadian Equities
    Greenwich Associates Canadian Equity Investors Study (2017)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Share Leader in Canadian Equity Trading Share
    Greenwich Associates Canadian Equity Investors Study (2017)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Share Leader in Canadian Equity Research/Advisory Vote Share
    Greenwich Associates Canadian Equity Investors Study (2017)

  • Tied for #1 in Effectiveness of Execution
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • CIBC Capital Markets tied for #3 for Putting Client Interests First, Contributing to Clients' Investment Knowledge and Quality of Trader Service
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • #1 in all Mining Sector Trading
    By value according to IRESS Market Technology – Broker Share History (YTD 2017)

  • #1 in all Oil & Gas Sector Trading
    By value according to IRESS Market Technology – Broker Share History (YTD 2017)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Share Leader in Canadian Equity Algorithmic Trading
    Greenwich Associates Canadian Equity Investors Study (2014-2015)

  • Tied for #2 in Quality of Sales Team
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Tied for #2 for Quality of Investment Ideas and Original Thinking
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • #2 for Top Investment Ideas among Brokers/Dealers
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Top 3 Share of TopGun Sales Relationships
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • #3 for Top Sales Coverage of Resource Portfolio Managers
    Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Top Canadian Prime Broker
    Alternative IQ Canadian Hedge Funds Awards Program, 2016

  • Avery Shenfeld: TopGun Analyst – Economics
    Ranked #1 according to the Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Alex Avery: TopGun Equity Analyst – Real Estate, REITS & Hospitalities
    Ranked #3 according to the Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Bob Bek: TopGun Analyst – Telecommunications
    Tied for #3 according to the Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Jacob Bout: TopGun Equity Analyst – Agriculture, Chemicals, Fertilizers
    Ranked #1 according to the Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Paul Lechem: TopGun Analyst – Utilities
    Ranked #2 according to the Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Robert Sedran: TopGun Analyst – Banks
    Ranked #2 according to the Brendan Wood International, Worldwide Equity Capital Markets Performance – Canadian Equities 2016 Report

  • Bob Bek ranked #1 in Media & Telecommunication Services and #6 amongst all stock pickers
    2016 Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards for Canada

  • Todd Coupland ranked #2 in Auto Components Industry
    2016 Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards for Canada

  • Paul Lechem ranked #2 in Chemicals & Utilities
    2016 Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards for Canada

  • Paul Holden ranked #2 in Insurance
    2016 Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards for Canada

  • Jon Morrison ranked #3 in Energy Equipment & Services
    2016 Thomson Reuters Analyst Awards for Canada

  • CIBC ranked among the Top 10 Safest Banks in North America
    Global Finance Magazine, 2016

Corporate Banking

  • CIBC ranked #1 by number of deals led in the Canadian syndicated loan market
    Bloomberg Lead Arranger League Table (YTD Q1 2017)

  • CIBC was chosen as a Lead Arranger in the Canadian syndicated loan market by more borrowers than any of its competitors over the last 5 years
    Thomson Reuters Lead Arranger League Table (April 1, 2012 to March 31, 2017)

  • Peter Rawlins: Canadian Financial Institution of the Year 2016 & Recognized Leader in World Market Investing – Canada
    Wealth & Finance International – 2016 Finance Award

  • Deal of the Year - Refinancing, Americas – Sabine Pass & Creole Trail
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year - Acquisition Financing, Americas – Chicago Skyway
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year - Project Financing, Americas – Kingston Jamaica Port Terminal
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year - Acquisition Financing, Asia Pacific – Port of Melbourne
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year - Acquisition Financing, Europe – London City Airport
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year, Transport, Americas - I-4 Ultimate Project, United States
    2015 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year, Oil & Gas, Americas - Freeport LNG, United States
    2015 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • #1 in Power market share, and #2 for Share of Top Ranked Bankers
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • #2 in Oil & Gas for Share of Top Ranked Bankers, #3 in Oil & Gas market share
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • #1 in FIG market share and #3 in FIG brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • Tied for 1st TMT brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • #1 in Diversified market share and #3 in Diversified for Share of Top Ranked Bankers
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • #1 in Real Estate/REITS market share, #1 in Real Estate/REIT for Share of Top Ranked Bankers, and #1 in Real Estate/REIT brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • CIBC ranked among the Top 10 Safest Banks in North America
    Global Finance Magazine, 2016

Global Investment Banking

  • #2 for Investment Banking Market Share
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is a Greenwich Share Leader in Canadian Investment Banking Market Penetration
    Greenwich Associates Canadian Investment Banking Study (2014-2015)

  • #2 for Share of Top Ranked Bankers
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • #2 for M&A Market Share
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • Tied for 2nd M&A brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • Deal of the Year - Project Financing – Oyu Tolgoi Copper Project, Mongolia
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • M&A Deal of the Year– M&A, Americas Indiana Toll Road Acquisition
    2016 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year, Project Bond, Americas - Enbridge Southern Lights, U.S. / Canada
    2015 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • Deal of the Year, PPP, Americas - Waterloo LRT, Canada
    2015 IJGlobal Deals of the Year Awards

  • CIBC Capital Markets ranked World’s Best Investment Bank – Oil & Gas Sector
    Global Finance magazine, 2015

  • #2 in Oil & Gas for Share of Top Ranked Bankers, #3 in Oil & Gas market share
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • #1 in Power market share, and #2 for share of Top Ranked Bankers
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • #2 in Metals & Mining for share of top ranked bankers and #2 in Metals & Mining TopGun nominations
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • #1 in FIG market share and #3 in FIG brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • Tied for 1st TMT brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending June 30, 2015)

  • Jeff Appleby: Canadian Financial Institution of the Year 2016 Rising Star Award in Capital Markets Investment Banking
    Wealth & Finance International – 2016 Finance Award

  • #1 in Diversified market share and #3 in Diversified for Share of Top Ranked Bankers
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • #1 in Real Estate/REITS market share, #1 in Real Estate/REIT for Share of Top Ranked Bankers, and #1 in Real Estate/REIT brand
    Brendan Wood International Investment & Corporate Banking World Watch (12 months ending December 31, 2015)

  • Year's Best Offering for the Asset Class: CIBC €1.25 Billion Six-Year Covered Bond (July 2016)
    2016 International Finance Review Awards

  • #2 in Canadian Corporate Bond Issuance
    Bloomberg Canadian Corporate Bonds (Full credit, excluding self-led, 2015-2016)

  • CIBC Capital Markets is the leading IPO underwriter in Canada
    Bloomberg (Full credit to lead from January 1, 2013 to March 31, 2017)

  • CIBC ranked among the Top 10 Safest Banks in North America
    Global Finance Magazine, 2016

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