• The following is a ranking of M&A financial advisors in terms of total deals value.
  • Completed Deals
  • From January to December 2020 (Update: January 5, 2021)
RankAdvisor NameTotal Deals Value ($mil)# of Deals
1Credit Suisse7,800.316
2Morgan Stanley 7,478.77
3Samil PwC3,324.837
4J.P. Morgan3,258.35
5Citigroup Global Markets Korea Securities 2,793.76
6Lazard2,723.12
7Goldman Sachs2,432.13
8KPMG Samjong Accounting 2,323.526
9EY Hanyoung Korea 1,785.68
10KB Securities 1,724.33
11Korea Investment & Securities1,611.11
12BDA Partners1,458.53
13Hana Financial Investment1,125.23
14BNP Paribas1,056.82
15Deloitte Anjin 1,036.011
16HSBC1,008.52
17Samsung Securities 800.44
18Mirae Asset Daewoo740.23
19Deutsche Bank740.02
20Standard Chartered Securities Korea717.62

Source: thebell League Table
  • Completed Deals
  • From September to December 2020
RankAdvisor NameTotal Deals Value ($mil)# of Deals
1Samil PwC2,322.411
2Credit Suisse2,125.45
3BDA Partners1,319.62
4Morgan Stanley904.41
5Hana Financial Investment904.41
6KPMG Samjong Accounting 764.26
7Standard Chartered Securities Korea717.62
8HSBC512.41
9Citigroup Global Markets Korea Securities 486.11
10EY Hanyoung Korea 414.83
11Lazard408.31
12Bank of America307.81
13Samsung Securities 236.12
14KB Securities 176.12
15Deloitte Anjin168.51
16KR & Partners165.73
17Goldman Sachs134.31
18Sunil Accounting Firm25.01
19Shinyoung Securities9.31
Total 12,102.447

Source: thebell League Table

($1 = 1,082.60 won)