Coronation Merchant Bank, the top financial institution in Nigeria, has been named the “Best Investment Bank of the Year” at the BusinessDay Banks & Other Financial Institutions Awards (BAFI), winning the honor for the third time in four years. This is just one more sign of Coronation Merchant Bank’s rising profile.
We are honored to be named the Best Investment Bank in Nigeria for the third time, Banjo Adegbohungbe, MD/CEO of Coronation Merchant Bank said in response to the honor. This demonstrates the trust that our clients have placed in us, and it motivates us to work even harder to offer them solutions that are always superior.
We have completed deals totaling US$7 billion in aggregate deal value since the start of our investment banking franchise in 2016, adding sustained value across several sectors of the Nigerian economy, and we are committed to achieving much more.
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In order to service a long-underserved market, Coronation Merchant Bank was founded in 2015. The Bank provides its specialized clients with Corporate & Investment Banking, Private Banking/Wealth Management, and Global Markets/Treasury Services.
It is the first and only merchant bank with a global risk rating in Nigeria. With its head office located in Lagos, Nigeria, it now has two branches in Abuja and Port Harcourt.
The Bank has won numerous national and international honors, including Best Investment Bank in Nigeria at the BusinessDay Banking and Financial Institution Awards, Best Investment Bank by Global Finance, Best Investment Bank by World Finance, Best Investment Bank by Global Banking & Finance Review, Best Investment Bank by Global Business Outlook, and Best Investment Bank by International Finance.