Credit Suisse was the big winner of this year’s APAC awards, receiving eight awards including Best House, Hong Kong SAR, Taiwan and South Korea awards, and Deal of the Year recognition.

Citi was recognised as the Best House, Asia Pacific, while Société Générale received nods for Best ESG Solution and Best Warrant Provider. Hang Seng Bank stood out as Best Distributor, Asia Pacific and Best Yield-Enhancement Distributor, Asia Pacific.

APAC manufacturers


Best House, Asia Pacific- Citi

Best House, South & Southeast Asia- UBS

Best House, Hong Kong SAR - Credit Suisse

Best House, Japan - Barclays

Best House, Taiwan - Credit Suisse

Best House, South Korea - Credit Suisse

Best House, Asian Equities - Credit Suisse

Best House, US Equities - Goldman Sachs

Best House, Equities- Citi




Best Distributor, Asia Pacific - Hang Seng Bank

Best Performance, Asia Pacific - Far Eastern Group International Securities

Best Distributor, South & Southeast Asia - United Overseas Bank

Best Performance, South & Southeast Asia - Centrum Capital

Best Capital-Protected Distributor, Asia Pacific - Mirae Asset Securities

Best Yield Enhancement Distributor, Asia Pacific - Hang Seng Bank


Service providers


Best index provider - S&P DJI

Best Law Firm - King & Wood Mallesons

Best Pricing & Risk Analytics Provider- Bloomberg

Best issuance platform, multi-dealer - FinIQ EQ Connect

Best Structured Product and Derivatives Exchange - Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Best Warrant Provider - Société Générale


Innovation & Education Awards


Most innovative index- Man AHL TargetRisk Core Custom Index (Credit Suisse)

Best ESG Solution - ESG Outperformance Notes (Société Générale)

Most innovative product- Gold Arbitrage Note (Credit Suisse)

Best educational initiative - Credit Suisse’s SparkTracker

Deal of the year - Complex reinsurance transaction in Asia (Credit Suisse)

Personality of the Year - Nicolas Rigois (Standard Chartered)


Country Awards



Best Distributor: Citi

Best Performance: Citi


South Korea

Best Distributor: Mirae Asset Daewoo Securities

Best Performance: Korea Investment & Securities



Best Distributor: Mitsubishi UFJ Morgan Stanley Securities

Best Performance: Okasan Niigata Securities



Best Distributor: DBS

Best Performance: Far Eastern International Securities


Hong Kong SAR

Best Distributor: Hang Seng Bank

Best Performance: Bank of China (Hong Kong)



Best Distributor: United Overseas Bank

Best Performance: Maybank



Best Distributor: CIMB Thai Bank

Best Performance: Leonteq Securities



Best Distributor: Edelweiss Financial Services

Best Performance: Centrum Capital