Investec Corporate and Investment Banking came 4th overall, 3rd for research – up from 4th in 2018 – and 3rd for sales, achieving several outright wins in the UK small and mid-cap (SMID) category:-


  • Top two individual salespeople, ranked 1st and 2nd respectively (Adam Bidwell and James Bishop)
    • Top Technology research team
      • Top two individual Technology analysts, ranked 1st and 2nd respectively (Julian Yates and Roger Phillips)
        • Top individual researcher, insurance (Ben Cohen)
          •  Eight top 3 positions for Investec Securities in the individual sector rankings


          Now in its 46th year, Extel collected more than 1.7 million votes in total from over 14,400 individuals for its 2019 rankings. 


          Andrew Pinder, head of Investment Banking at Investec, commented:


          “Investec has increased its research ranking in the 2019 Extel Survey, with stand-out performances across the UK small and mid-cap category. These results are a reflection of our strong offering, with differentiated research and a highly respected sales team adding significant value to clients.” 

          For more information, please contact:

          Fatima Ismat, Lansons (PR agency for Investec CIB) - 020 7566 9709

          Luke O’Mahony, Investec (Public Relations) - 020 7597 5261 


          Investec Corporate and Investment Banking
          Investec CIB is an international corporate and investment bank working with growth-orientated companies, institutions and private equity funds. Our people set us apart – empowered, straightforward and invested in our clients’ long-term success. We provide capital solutions, advice and ideas, along with bespoke investment solutions and access to capital markets. Founded in 1974, The Investec Group has grown successfully through its client focussed approach and its ability to serve diverse and evolving financial needs.


          This press release is issued on behalf of Investec Bank plc. Registered address: 30 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7QP. (Reg No. 489604).  Investec Corporate and Investment Banking is a brand name of Investec Bank plc, which is a member of the London Stock Exchange.


          Investec Bank plc (Reg. no. 489604) is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority.