GlobalData reveals the list of top 20 financial and legal advisers in the metals & mining sector

GlobalData has announced the latest updates to its Financial and Legal Adviser League Tables, which rank advisers in these categories by the total value and volume of merger and acquisition (M&A) deals they advised on in Q1 2022.

Haywood Securities is the top M&A financial adviser by volume in the metals & mining sector for Q1 2022. Bank of America, Citi and UBS top by value, finds GlobalData

Bank of America, Citi and UBS have jointly secured the top spot by value in the metals & mining sector in Q1 2022, while Haywood Securities occupied the top spot by volume, according to the latest Financial Advisers League Table by GlobalData. The leading data and analytics company’s Financial Deals Database reveals that Bank of America, Citi and UBS achieved the top ranking by value with each firm advising on $1.1 billion worth of M&A deals. Meanwhile, Haywood Securities led by volume, having advised on a total of two deals.

According to GlobalData’s report, ‘Global and Metals & Mining M&A Report Financial Adviser League Tables Q1 2022’, a total of 306 M&A deals worth $7.7 billion were announced in the sector during Q1 2022.

Aurojyoti Bose, Lead Analyst at GlobalData, comments: “Bank of America, Citi and UBS were the only advisers to surpass the $1 billion-mark. The three firms also jointly occupied the third position by volume.

“Meanwhile, Haywood Securities, apart from leading by volume, also occupied the ninth position by value.”

An analysis of GlobalData’s Financial Deals Database reveals other high rankers by value included TD Securities, with deals worth $207 million; and Eight Capital, with $135 million. By volume, Evans Dixon occupied the second position, with two deals; followed by Bank of America, with one deal; Citi, with one deal; and UBS, with one deal.

AZB & Partners and Stikeman Elliott were the top M&A legal advisers by value and volume in the metals & mining sector for Q1 2022, finds GlobalData

AZB & Partners and Stikeman Elliott have respectively secured the top spots by value and volume in the metals & mining sector in Q1 2022, according to the latest Legal Advisers League Table by GlobalData. The leading data and analytics company’s Financial Deals Database reveals that AZB & Partners achieved the top ranking by value by advising on $1.6 billion worth of M&A deals. Meanwhile, Stikeman Elliott led by volume, having advised on a total of three deals.

According to GlobalData’s report, ‘Global and Metals & Mining M&A Report Legal Adviser League Tables Q1 2022’, a total of 306 M&A deals worth $7.7 billion were announced in the sector during Q1 2022.

Aurojyoti Bose, Lead Analyst at GlobalData, comments: “While very few advisers managed to reach $1 billion in total deal value, AZB & Partners advised on one deal worth $1.6 billion, thereby topping the chart by value. It also occupied the seventh position by volume.

“Similarly, Stikeman Elliott, apart from leading by volume, also occupied the fourth position by value.”

An analysis of GlobalData’s Financial Deals Database reveals other high rankers by value included Paul Hastings, with deals worth $1.1 billion; Squire Patton Boggs, with $1.1 billion; Stikeman Elliott, with $412 million; and Snell & Wilmer, with $207 million. By volume, Blake, Cassels & Graydon occupied the second position, with three deals; followed by Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt, with two deals; Bennett Jones, with two deals; and Torys with two deals.