Awards & Recognition

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Publication Award Category Date
Institutional Investor All-Asia Research Team survey
Local Broker Firm Leaderboard, weighted by Commissions
#1 in Taiwan and South Korea
#3 in Indonesia
Analyst Leaders
#7 in commission-weighted
#10 in commission-weighted with top-ranked positions, AUM-weighted, as well as AUM-weighted with top-ranked positions
Local Broker Analyst Leaders by sector, weighted by commissions
China: Technology/Hardware
India: Health Care & Pharmaceuticals, Oil & Gas (including Chemicals)
Indonesia: Consumer Discretionary, Small & Mid-Capitalization Stocks
Malaysia: Small- & Mid-Capitalization Stocks, Gaming & Lodging, Technology/Semiconductors, Transportation (Operators of Airlines, Freight, Railroads, Shipping, Logistics, etc.)
South Korea: Basic Materials (including Cement, Coal, Metals & Mining, Paper & Forest Products, etc.), Consumer Discretionary, Consumer Staples, Technology/Semiconductors, Telecommunications
Taiwan: Technology/Hardware
Best Analysts of the Year, weighted by commissions
R/U in Taiwan Research, Technology/Hardware, Technology/Semiconductors
Best Analysts of the Year, weighted by AUM
R/U in Industry Sectors - Technology/Semiconductors
June 2021
  Japan's Top Corporate Access Providers ranking
  • #1 corporate access provider (as chosen by investors)
April 2020
WatersTechnology Asia Best Trading Network 2021
  • Instinet
June 2021
European Markets Choice Best Equities E/OMS
  • Instinet
June 2021
The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation Institutional Trade Processing Best Operational Brokers Awards
  • Fixed Income Operational Broker of the Year in Great Britain
May 2021
The Asset Region's Best Local Currency Bond Individuals in Research, Sales and Trading
  • #2 in Pan Asia Research
  • #3 in Indian Rupee Bond Sales
  • #4 in Pan Asia Trading
  • #5 in Renminbi Bond Onshore Research
  • Highly commended in Pan Asia Sales
May 2021
Consensus Economics Forecast Accuracy Awards
  • Most accurate forecasters of GDP growth and CPI inflation for Malaysia and Singapore
May 2021
Markets Media Markets Choice Awards 2021
  • Instinet’s Newport® is named Best Execution Management System
May 2021
J-MONEY Best Research House 2020
Sectors, Large caps
No.1 overall
Medium-small caps
  • No.2 overall
  • No.1 ranked: Steel, Metals, Electronics, Pharmaceurticals, Transportation equipment, Oil, Precision instruments, Banks, Marine transportation, Services, Information & Telecoms, Wholesale business
  • No.2 ranked: Mining, Construction, Food, Nonferrous metals, Chemical, Other products, Land transportation, Other financials, Air transportation, Real estate
  • No.3 ranked: Glass, Textiles, Machinery, Warehouse / transportation, REIT
April 2021
Nikkei Nikkei Analyst Survey
32 Industry sectors and market categories
  • No.1 ranked: Industrial electronics, Precision instruments/Semiconductor equipment, Leisure/Amusement
  • No.2 ranked: Autos, Medical equipment/Services, Steel/nonferrous metals, Machinery/Shipbuilding & Plant engineering, Food, Banks, Construction, Media
  • No.3 ranked: Consumer Electronics, Electronic parts, Chemicals/Textiles, Glass/Paper pulp & Other materials, Trading companies, Housing & Real estate, Telecommunications, Internet & Game
February 2021
Refinitiv StarMine Analyst Awards Japan 2020
Top Stock Pickers
[Sector]
No.1 Automobiles (Masataka Kunugimoto)
Top Earnings Estimator
[Sector]
No.1 Household Durables (Daisuke Fukushima), Telecommunications (Daisaku Masuno)
October 2020
GlobalCapital Global Derivatives Awards 2020
  • Volatility Derivatives House of the Year
September 2020
  GlobalCapital Bond Awards
  • US RMBS Bank of the Year
June 2020
HFM HFM Europian Hedge Fund Performance Awards 2020
  • Nomura's Fixed Income Risk Premia UCITS Fund - Highly Commended
July 2020
Bond Connect Bond Connect Awards 2020
  • Outstanding Investment Bank
July 2020
FocusEconomics Analyst Forecast Awards
No.1
  • Overall: Singapore, Thailand
  • Current Account: Czech Republic, Thailand
  • Fiscal Balance: Australia, Singapore, Philippines
  • GDP: Russia, New Zealand
  • Inflation: Japan, Singapore, Thailand
  • Interest Rate: South Africa
No.2
  • Overall: Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan
  • Current Account: Indonesia
  • Exchange Rate: Romania
  • GDP: Taiwan
  • Interest Rate: Malaysia, Thailand
No.3
  • Overall: Australia, New Zealand
  • Current Account: Philippines
  • Exchange Rate: Philippines
  • GDP: China, Singapore
  • Inflation: Hungary
  • Interest Rate: Philippines, Egypt
May 2020
DTCC (The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation) Institutional Trade Processing Best Operational Brokers awards
  • Fixed Income Operational Broker of the Year 2019 (US, Japan and Great Britain)
April 2020
Connecting Markets East & West