TORONTO, March 9, 2015 /CNW/ - CIBC has been named the World's Best
Investment Bank in the Oil & Gas Sector for 2015 by Global Finance magazine.
The editors of Global Finance selected CIBC based on input from industry experts, corporate
executives, investors and consultants. The editors also considered
criteria including market share, number and size of deals, service and
advice, structuring capabilities, distribution network, efforts to
address market conditions, innovation, pricing, after-market
performance of underwritings and market reputation over the last year.
"Delivering integrated and innovative financial solutions to our energy
sector clients is a core business for us, says Michael Freeborn,
Managing Director and Head, Energy Investment Banking at CIBC. "We are
honoured to receive this recognition of our client-focused energy
capabilities and professionals operating in key centres around the
CIBC's wholesale banking business provides advisory and financial
solutions to energy companies in Canada, the U.S., U.K. and Asia.
Services include mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, corporate
lending, equity and debt capital markets, research and a range of
innovative trading capabilities spanning foreign exchange, fixed
income, commodities and equities.
A full overview of the Global Finance awards including survey results will be published in its April 2015
CIBC is a leading Canadian-based global financial institution with
nearly 11 million personal banking and business clients and three major
business units - Retail and Business Banking, Wealth Management and
Wholesale Banking. CIBC's wholesale banking business provides
integrated credit and capital markets products, investment banking
advisory services and top-ranked research to corporate, government and
institutional clients around the world. Visit www.cibcwm.com for Wholesale Banking news releases and information. You can find other
news releases and information about CIBC in our Media Centre on our
corporate website at www.cibc.com.
SOURCE CIBC World Markets
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Tom Wallis, Communications and Public Affairs at 416-980-4048, email@example.com