June 23, 2010

Deutsche Bank Tops 2010 Global Custodian Prime Brokerage Survey

Deutsche Bank today announced that its Global Prime Finance business within its Global Markets division has been ranked #1 in the 17th annual Global Custodian Prime Brokerage Survey.

Additional highlights of Deutsche Bank’s results: 

  • #1 Global 
  • #1 North America
  • #1 Europe 
  • #1 Asia 
  • #1 South Africa  
  • #1 in servicing funds with less than $100M 
  • #1 in servicing funds with $1-$5B 
  • #1 in servicing Multi-Strategy funds 
  • #1 Single-Prime Brokerage Relationship 
  • #1 Multi-Prime Brokerage Relationship 
  • #1 Top Rated* awards

“We are delighted to be recognized by our valued hedge fund clients as this dynamic, global industry continues to evolve,” said Barry Bausano, Managing Director and Co-head of Global Prime Finance.

“We are pleased that our clients have once again recognized our long-standing leadership in financing and margining, and that they have applauded our success in newer initiatives such as capital raising and consulting for start-up funds,” said Jonathan Hitchon, Managing Director and Co-head of Global Prime Finance.

* In order to achieve Top Rated status a service provider must achieve an overall weighted average score that equals or betters the combined overall weighted average score of all the service providers taking part in the survey in any category, including global.

For further information, please call:

Deutsche Bank AG                                

Press & Media Relations

Renee Calabro                                
Phone: +1 (212) 250-5525
E-Mail: renee.calabro@db.com        

About Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank is a leading global investment bank with a strong and profitable private clients franchise. A leader in Germany and Europe, the bank is continuously growing in North America, Asia and key emerging markets. With 80,849 employees in 72 countries, Deutsche Bank competes to be the leading global provider of financial solutions for demanding clients creating exceptional value for its shareholders and people.