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Regional Awards for Excellence 2013: North America

Best Bank in the US: Wells Fargo
Best Investment Bank the US: Goldman Sachs
Best Bank in Canada: TD Bank
Best Investment Bank in Canada: RBC Capital Markets
Best Debt House in North America: Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Best Equity House in North America: Citi
Best M&A House in North America: Barclays
Best Flow House in North America: Barclays
Best Project Finance House in North America: RBC Capital Markets
Best Cash Management House in North America: Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Best Risk Adviser in North America: HSBC

Awards for Excellence 2013

Best Bank in the US

In the US, Wells Fargo is a force to be reckoned with. In the first quarter of 2013, the bank posted a 22% increase in profits. It was the 13th consecutive rise in earnings and the eighth consecutive quarter to break a record. Wells Fargo has some 6,200 branches across 39 states with 30,000 bankers, yet its success is largely attributable to its ability to maintain a level of customer service similar to that of a smaller community bank.

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