Awards & Recognition

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Publication Award Category Date
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
Institutional Investor All-Asia Research Team survey
  • Best India Research Analysts of the Year, weighted by commissions
  • #2 Health Care & Pharmaceuticals
  • Best Taiwan Research Analysts of the Year, weighted by commissions
  • #1 & 2 Information Technology
July 2020
  Japan's Top Corporate Access Providers ranking
  • #1 corporate access provider (as chosen by investors)
April 2020
  All-Japan Research Team Ranking
  • #1 equity research provider
  • No.1 ranked: Banks, Electronics/Industrial, Electronics/Precision Instruments, Machinery, Medical Technologies & Services
  • No.2 ranked: Telecommunications, Autos, Electronics / Components, Metals, Broadcasting, REITs, Trading Companies
  • No.3 ranked: Housing & Real Estate, Construction, Gaming & Internet, Auto Parts, Electronics / Consumer
March 2020
  All-Japan Sales Team Ranking
  • No.1 overall
March 2020
  All-America Fixed Income Research Survey
  • #2 Residential Mortgage-Backed Securities Strategy - Non-Agency
July 2018
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
GlobalCapital GlobalCapital Bond Awards
  • US RMBS Bank of the Year
June 2020
  Global Derivatives Awards 2019
  • Volatility Derivatives House of the Year
September 2019
The Asset Region's Best Local Currency Bond Individuals in Research, Sales and Trading
  • #3 in Pan Asia Research (Sonal Varma)
  • #4 in Singapore Research (Euben Paracuelles)
  • #4 in India Sales (Neha Saraf)
  • Highly commended in Pan Asia Sales (Shaun Ting)
June 2020
  2019 Asian G3 Bonds
  • Top Trader: #3 Wentao Yan
  • Top Analysts: #7 Nicholas Yap
  • Best Economist & Strategist: #8 Ting Lu
September 2019
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
J-MONEY Best Research House 2019
Sectors, Large caps
No.1 overall
Medium-small caps
  • No.3 overall
  • No.1 ranked: Construction, Metals, Chemical, Electronics, Pharms, Precision instruments, Other products, Bank, Other financials, Information & Telecoms, Wholesale business
  • No.2 ranked: Mining, Steel, Nonferrous metals, Paper & Pulp, Pharms, Transportation equipment, Real Estate, Services, REIT
  • No.3 ranked: Rubber product, Glass, Textiles, Oils, Air transportation
April 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
Nikkei Nikkei analyst survey
32 Industry sectors and market categories
  • No.1 ranked: Industrial electronics, Precision instruments/semiconductor equipment, Machinery/Shipbuilding & Plant Engineering, Banks, Business solution, Leisure/Amusement
  • No.2 ranked: Autos, Steel/nonferrous metals, Trading companies, Construction, Telecommunications
  • No.3 ranked: Consumer Electronics, Electronic parts, Auto Parts, Medical equipment/Services, Chemicals/Textiles, Housing & Real Estate, Media, REIT, Quantitative Research
March 2020
Fixed Income / FX Analyst and Economist
No.3 ranked: Securitization
March 2020
FX Week Asia FX Awards 2019
  • FX House of Year Japan
September 2019
Financial News Trading & Technology Awards Europe
  • Specialist Agency Broker of the Year (Instinet)
June 2019
Profit & Loss 2019 Digital FX Awards
  • P&L's One to Watch in 2019
April 2019
Greenwich Associates Greenwich Associates' survey
  • #1 in Most Helpful Analysts in G3 Asian Bonds
  • #1 in Most Helpful Analysts in Domestic Currencies
  • #3 in Most Helpful Traders in G3 Asian Bonds
December 2018
The TRADE Leaders in Trading Awards
  • Algorithmic Trading: Best access to market -Instinet
  • EMS Best Product Consistency -Instinet
  • EMS Overall Outperformer -Instinet
November 2018
Connecting Markets East & West