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The Champions League of investment banking:

US firms maintain their dominance of the global investment banking industry, according to a new table put together by Euromoney. But which CEOs have provided the best value to shareholders? Clive Horwood, Alex Chambers and Jethro Wookey report.

Summary table of top banks, with quick links to more related content on

Which banks CEOs deliver the best returns for shareholders?

The investment banking Champions League 2006
Euromoney's unscientific guide to the industry's leading firms
  Check out how your bank ranks:


Overall fees RoE GoE Mark cap Total
1 Goldman Sachs 32 16 14 9 71
2 Morgan Stanley 26 11 16 8 61
3 JP Morgan 28 1 15 14 58
=4 Citigroup 30 5 1 16 52
=4 UBS 22 14 3 13 52
6 Credit Suisse 20 10 11 7 48
7 Merrill Lynch 24 6 10 6 46
8 Barclays 10 14 8 10 42
9 Deutsche Bank 18 8 9 4 39
10 HSBC 8 2 13 15 38
11 Lehman Brothers 16 12 6 2 36

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