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Outperforming in Corporate Access

Institutional Investor ranks sell-side firms on their ability to arrange meetings between money managers and chief executives. This year, KBW placed first in Banks/Midcap and Consumer Finance; second in Brokers, Asset Managers, and Exchanges; and won runner-up positions in Banks/Large-Cap, Insurance/Life, and Insurance/Nonlife categories.

To read more of Institutional Investor's coverage, and Research Director Fred Cannon's thoughts on what makes us unique,click here.

Global Indexes & ETFs Innovator

The KBW Nasdaq family of indexes are closely watched benchmarks and are widely cited as barometers for the health of the financial sector. Our partnership with Nasdaq expands access to the KBW indexes and ETFs.

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Tailored Equity Capital Solutions

In December, our Banking and Capital Markets teams completed the $247 million IPO for James River Group, active as Left Bookrunning Manager.

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Connecting Companies to Investors

KBW brings companies and investors together at our many financial sector and subsector conferences held throughout the year.
For more information, please contact your KBW Rep.

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KBW in the News

Our expertise is sought by major news outlets, including Bloomberg, CNBC, FOX, MSNBC, and PBS.

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KBW is now on Twitter

Follow us on Twitter for updates about the firm and our thoughts on the financial sector.


Keefe, Bruyette & Woods (KBW) is a full-service, boutique investment bank and broker-dealer that specializes in the financial services sector. We operate in North America and Europe, providing institutional & private investors and financial services companies with research, equity sales & trading, capital raising, and strategic advisory services. We have built our reputation for excellence in financial services on the basis of our research platform, our senior professionals, track record of market innovation, and the strength of our execution capabilities.