ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Raymond James Investment Banking was honored with a pair of International M&A Advisor Awards in the publication’s sixth annual list of exceptional international deals.
The “Deal of the Year” winning categories and deals were:
“Each of these international deals had unique challenges that our bankers worked through to ensure the best possible outcome for our clients,” said Bunn, co-head of Investment Banking at Raymond James. “I’m pleased to see our hard work being recognized by our colleagues and peers and I look forward to another successful year in 2014.”
The two International M&A Advisor Awards are the most recent in a string of recognition from M&A Advisor. In 2013, Raymond James was named “Investment Banking Firm of the Year” and Bunn was named
“M&A Dealmaker of the Year” at the 12th annual M&A Advisor Awards and Alper Cetingok, managing director and co-head of the security, defense and government services investment banking practice at Raymond James, was named a “40 Under 40 Dealmaker.”
Award nominations, representing more than 300 regional, national and global companies, were judged by an independent jury of industry experts. The awards will be presented at a gala event at the New York Athletic Club in New York City on April 6 during M&A Advisor’s International Financial Forum.
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 $454 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.
Certain statements made in this press release may constitute “forward-looking statements” under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements include information concerning future strategic objectives, business prospects, anticipated savings, financial results (including expenses, earnings, liquidity, cash flow and capital expenditures), industry or market conditions, demand for and pricing of our products, acquisitions and divestitures, anticipated results of litigation and regulatory developments or general economic conditions. In addition, words such as “believes,” “expects,” “anticipates,” “intends,” “plans,” “estimates,” “projects,” “forecasts,” and future or conditional verbs such as “will,” “may,” “could,” “should,” and “would,” as well as any other statement that necessarily depends on future events, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees, and they involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Although we make such statements based on assumptions that we believe to be reasonable, there can be no assurance that actual results will not differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements. We caution investors not to rely unduly on any forward-looking statements and urge you to carefully consider the risks described in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time, including our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent Forms 10-Q, which are available on raymondjames.com and the SEC’s website at sec.gov. We expressly disclaim any obligation to update any forward-looking statement in the event it later turns out to be inaccurate, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.