Recognition and awards

 

Our strong commitment to our chosen markets and clear focus on achieving outstanding results has been key to Macquarie's success.

Here are some of the awards Macquarie has received over the past few years in recognition of this commitment.

Award Publication
TMT Sector Corporate Advisory Firm of the Year Corporate International Magazine
Best Investment Bank (Australia) Global Banking & Finance Review
Best Investment Bank (Australia) Global Finance Magazine
Best Advisory Broker (Australasia) M&A Today Global Awards
Cheapest Home Loan Package
Best Line of Credit Loan
Money Magazine Best of the Best Awards
Award Publication
Best Equity House (Australia)
Best M&A Adviser (Australia)
Best Equity Arranger (Australia)
Asiamoney
Best Investment Bank (Australia) The Asset Magazine
Best Market Neutral Hedge Fund Australian Hedge Fund Awards
Best M&A House (Australia) Capital CFO
Warrant issuer service award (Hong Kong) Capital Weekly PROchoice Awards
Trading, Risk & Portfolio Management – Rewarding Excellence in:
- Agricultural & Softs Markets
- Traded Commodities Markets (across all markets)
Commodity Business Awards
Best Project Finance Adviser (EMEA) emeafinance
Best Sustainability Deal (EMEA)
Kathu 75 Solar Power Plant
emeafinance
Best M&A Deal (EMEA)
IDC purchase of Scaw Metals
emeafinance
Best M&A House (Australia) FinanceAsia
Best Investment Bank (Australia)
Best Investment Bank (New Zealand)
Global Finance Magazine
Best Market Neutral Hedge Fund HFM Week Asia Performance Awards
Acquisition of the Year (Global) - Energy
Open Grid Europe acquisition from E.ON AG
Infrastructure Journal
Acquisition of the Year (Global) - Infrastructure
Acquisition of UPP Group Holdings Limited by PGGM
Infrastructure Journal
Social Infrastructure of the Year (Global)
Wiri Men's Prison
Infrastructure Journal
Investment Banking Firm of the Year (Australia) M&A Advisor
Real Estate Deal of the Year (Global)
APA takeover offer for Hastings Diversified Utilities Fund
M&A Advisor
Asia Capital Advisory Firm of the Year PERE
Product Distributer of the Year – Macquarie Professional Series Professional Planner/ Zenith Awards
Outstanding Warrant Issuer – Hong Kong Quamnet
Top Warrant Issuer (Hong Kong) Tencent

2012

Award Publication
Global Award for Achievement - Macquarie Capital ACQ Finance Magazine
Best Global Fixed Income Fund (Hedged) - Macquarie Enhanced Global Bond Fund AsianInvestor
Best Domestic Equity House (Australia) Asiamoney
Best Infrastructure Fund Manager - Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets Asian Investor
Best Real Estate Fund Manager Asian Investor
Best M&A Deal - Tokio Marine's acquisition of Delphi Financial Group The Asset
Best Investment Bank (Australia) Capital CFO
Best Equity House (Australia) Capital CFO
Deal of the Year (Europe) - Open Grid Europe acquisition from E.ON AG Euromoney
Best Cross-border M&A Deal - Tokio Marine's ¥2.6 billion acquisition of Delphi Financial Group FinanceAsia
Best Domestic M&A Deal (Asia) - SK Telecom's $3.1 billion acquisition of 20% of Hynix FinanceAsia
Best Hong Kong Deal - China Gas defence of offer by ENN Energy and Sinopec FinanceAsia
Best New Zealand Deal - Fonterra Shareholders' Fund IPO FinanceAsia
Best Diversified credit/multi strategy fund - Macquarie Income Opportunities Fund Financial Review Smart Investor Blue Ribbon Awards
Best Investment Bank (Australia) Global Finance Magazine
Best Project & Infrastructure Finance Sponsor (Global) - Downtown Tunnel/Midtown Tunnel/ MLK Extension Project Global Finance Magazine
Best Corporate Restructuring Provider (Asia Pacific) - Macquarie Capital InterContinental Finance Magazine
Largest infrastructure direct-investment programme - Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets Infrastructure Investor
No.1 Financial Adviser for Project Finance Deals (Americas) Infrastructure Journal
Financial Excellence Award - new Royal Adelaide Hospital Infrastructure Partnerships Australia
Best Corporate Restructuring Provider (Asia Pacific) InterContinental Finance Magazine
Middle Market Deal of the Year > $250m (New York) - Cumulus Media's acquisition of Citadel Broadcasting M&A Advisor & ACG New York
Real Estate Deal of the Year - Charter Hall Office REIT privatisation M&A Advisor
M&A Deal of the Year - Tokio Marine's acquisition of Delphi Financial Group M&A Advisor

Fund Manager of the Year (Macquarie Investment Management)

- Winton - Alternative Investments (hedged funds)
- International Franchise Partners - Global equities (broad caps)

Money Management /Lonsec
Corporate Governance and Compliance Award - Macquarie Capital Securities (Philippines) Philippine Stock Exchange
Bell Awards
Best Global and Diversified Fixed Interest Fund - Macquarie Diversified Fixed Interest Fund
Funds Distributor of the Year - Macquarie Professional Series
 
Professional Planner/Zenith Fund Awards
M&A Deal of the Year (Global) - Open Grid Project Finance International
European Oil & Gas Deal of the Year - Open Grid
PPP Deal of the Year (Asia-Pacific) - Wiri Men's Prison
North American Toll Road Deal of the Year - Downtown Tunnel/ Midtown Tunnel/ MLK Extension
Latin American Wind Deal of the Year - Mareña Renovables wind farm in Oaxaca state Mexico
Project Finance Magazine
Finalist – Best Warrants Broker The Stockies, The Bull
Largest  Infrastructure Asset Manager Globally - Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets Towers Watson

 

2011

Award Publication
Best Secondary Deal of the Year (Southeast Asia) – Harum Energy
Best Deal of the Year (Singapore) – Beijing Enterprise Water Group
Alpha Southeast Asia
Best Asia (including Japan) Hedge Fund – Asian Alpha Hedge Fund AsiaHedge
Best M&A (Australia) – AMP Acquisition of AXA Holdings
Best Equity Offering (Australia) – Origin Energy
Best Equity-Linked Offering (Australia) – ANZ Banking Group
Best Domestic Equity House
Best Local Brokerage
Best Overall Country Research
Best Overall Sales
Best Execution
Asiamoney Australian Awards
Syndicated Project Finance Deal of the Year – new Royal Adelaide Hospital Asia Pacific Loan Market Association
Hedge Fund of the Year – Asian Alpha Hedge Fund Asia Risk
Outstanding Institution – Macquarie Private Bank Australian Private Banking Awards
No.1 Ranking – Delaware Management Barrons/Lipper – Best Fund Families
Innovative Excellence Award for Financial Services – Macquarie Life Active Canstar CANNEX
Best Trader (Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities was awarded Best Trader by its international peers) Carbon Markets Awards – sponsored by Thomson Reuters/ Point Carbon
Secondary Market Equity Raising of the Year - Origin Energy $2.3 billion PAITREO
M&A Deal of the Year - AMP/ AXA SA acquisition of AXA Asia Pacific
CFO Dealbook Awards
Excellence in Agriculture and Softs Commodity Business Awards
M&A Deal of the Year (USA) – Cumulus Media’s acquisition of Citadel Broadcasting The Deal
Australasia Financial Institutions Mergers & Acquisitions
Australia Energy & Natural Resources M&A
Dealogic
Best Secondary Offering (Australia) – Origin Energy $2.3 billion PAITREO
Best Equity Linked Deal of the Year (Australia) – ANZ Banking Group – CPS3
Best Deal (Philippines) – Casop – divestment of Carmen Copper
FinanceAsia
Best Global/ Australian Bond Fund – Macquarie Master Diversified Fixed Interest Fund Financial Review Smart Investor – Blue Ribbon Awards
Infrastructure & Project Financing Deal of the Year (Americas) - Denver FasTracks Eagle 3 Project
Capital Raising Deal of the Year(Asia Pacific) - Agricultural Bank of China IPO
Equities Deal of the Year (Asia Pacific) - Sino-Ocean Land Perpetual Subordinated Convertible Securities Offering
FT Banker Awards
Indonesia Capital Markets Deal – PT Bank Negara
Indonesia – combined rights issue and share placement
IFR Asia
Macquarie Group – Infrastructure Investor 30: No.1 Ranking (annual ranking of the 30 largest investors in the infrastructure asset class)
Global infrastructure deal of the year – Puerto Rico PR-22 and PR-5 Toll Roads
Global PPP transaction of the year – Puerto Rico PR-22 and PR-5 Toll Roads
North American PPP transaction of the year – Puerto Rico PR-22 and PR-5 Toll Roads
Asia Pacific infrastructure deal of the year – GMR Airports (Macquarie SBI Infrastructure Fund)
Asia Pacific PPP transaction of the year – new Royal Adelaide Hospital
African infrastructure fund manager of the year – Macquarie Group
Infrastructure Investor
ABS Deal of the Year – SMART 2011-3
Equity Deal of the Year – Origin Energy $2.3 billion PAITREO
Innovative Deal of the Year – ANZ Banking Group – CPS3
Project Finance Deal of the Year – new Royal Adelaide Hospital
Insto
Macquarie was named No.1 National Independent Canadian advisory firm and ranked third of all investment advisory firms Investment Executive Brokerage Report Card 2011
Fund Manager of the Year – Macquarie Professional Series for Independent Franchise Partners’ Global Equities Fund and Winton Capital Management Alternative Investments Fund Money Management – Fund Manager of the Year Awards
Asia Placement Agent of the Year – Macquarie Capital PERE
Americas Deal of the Year – Puerto Rico PR-22 & PR-5 Toll Roads
Middle East Infrastructure Deal of the Year – Muharraq STP
PPP Deal of the Year – new Royal Adelaide Hospital
Project Finance International
Middle East Waste/Water Deal of the Year – Muharraq STP
APAC Deal of the Year – new Royal Adelaide Hospital
Project Finance Magazine
Macquarie Funds Group – ranked first among individual managers based on the number of Australian institutional mandates awarded in the year to 31 December 2010 Rainmaker
Macquarie Group - number one employer within the Banking and Financial Services Sector 2010/11 Randstad Awards
Product Distributor of the Year – Macquarie Professional Series Standard & Poor's
Macquarie Wrap – ranked top platform/ first overall 2011 Wealth Insights Platform Service Level Report

Macquarie Group, 1 Shelley Street Sydney Office:

  • Awarded ‘6 Star Green Star – Office As Built V2’ by the Green Building Council of Australia, recognising the delivery of a variety of environment design features
  • The Chicago Athenaeum: American Architecture Awards - Winner
  • AIACC Awards for Interior Architecture - Winner
  • IIDA Interior Design Competition – Winner
  • Contractworld – Prize Winner: Office/Administrative Buildings
  • Contractor Interiors – Winner: Best Large Office
  • edra Great Places Awards – Finalist: Place Design Award
 

 

2010

Award Publication
Best Private Equity Deal of the Year in Southeast Asia – Khazanah Nasional’s takeover of Parkway Holdings
Best Secondary Deal of the Year Southeast Asia – PT Bank Negara Indonesia Rights Issue
Alpha Southeast Asia
Best Domestic Equity House (Australia)
Best M&A Deal (Australia) – Newcrest Mining acquisition of Lihir Gold
Best Syndicated Loan & Best Leveraged Finance (Australia) – Carlyle and TPG’s acquisition financing for Healthscope
Asiamoney
Best Domestic Investment Bank (Australia)
Best Debt Deal (Australia) - Carlyle and TPG’s acquisition financing for Healthscope
Best Privatization Deal (Australia) – Port of Brisbane
Best Cross Border M&A (Asia) – Khazanah Nasional’s takeover of Parkway Holdings
Best Deal (China) – Agricultural Bank of China IPO
Best Deal (Singapore) – Khazanah Nasional’s takeover of Parkway
The Asset
Project Finance Deal of the Year (Australia) – Victorian Desalination Plant
Hybrid Issue of the Year (Australia) – ANZ Convertible Preference Shares 2
M&A of the Year (Australia) – Canada Pension Plan Investment Board’s acquisitions of Macquarie Communications Infrastructure Group
CFO Magazine
Best Finance House – Renewable Energy Finance (Asia Pacific) Environmental Finance and Carbon Finance
Best M&A House (Australia) Euromoney
Project Finance APAC Transport (Rail) Deal of the Year – Daegok-Sosa-Wonsi Euromoney Project Finance
Best Deal (China) – Agricultural Bank of China IPO
Best Private Equity Deal of the Year – Khazanah Nasional’s takeover of Parkway
Best M&A Deal (Australia) – Newcrest Mining acquisition of Lihir Gold
Best Debt Finance Deal (Australia) – Carlyle and TPG’s acquisition financing for Healthscope
 
FinanceAsia
Equity Deal of the Year – Agricultural Bank of China IPO
Asia Pacific Securitisation Deal of the Year – SMART US 2010-1 Loan Deal
Australia & NZ Loan Deal of the Year – Carlyle and TPG’s acquisition financing for Healthscope
IFR Asia
Global IPO of the Year – Agricultural Bank of China IPO
Asia-Pacific Equity Issue of the Year – Agricultural Bank of China IPO
IFR
Advisory Excellence Award – Royal Adelaide Hospital
Financial Excellence Award – Port of Brisbane
Infrastructure Partnerships Australia
M&A Deal of the Year (Australia) – Newcrest Mining acquisition of Lihir Gold
Best Debt Finance Deal (Australia) – Carlyle and TPG’s acquisition financing for Healthscope
Insto
Global Adviser of the Year
Global Deal of the Year (HSBC Eversholt Rail)
Project Finance International
APAC Transport (Rail) Deal of the Year – Sosa-Wonsi
North American Transport Deal of the Year – Denver FasTracks Eagle3 Project and IH-635 (LBJ) Managed Lanes
Project Finance Magazine

 

2009

Award Publication
#1 Online Trading Category - Macquarie Edge AMBER Awards (Australian Interactive Media Industry Association and Online Banking Review)
Best Equity House - Australia Asiamoney
Best local brokerage
Best overall country research
Best research coverage for Strategy, Small caps, Insurance and Materials
Best execution
Best for events and conferences
Best for roadshows and company visits
Asiamoney Brokers Poll - No.1 Overall Sales and Research in Australia
Best Investment Bank - Australia
Best M&A House - Australia
Best Deal (Transpacific Industries Group recapitalisation) - Australia
Best IPO (Carsales.com) - Australia
Best Equity-Linked Deal (Westpac stapled preferred securities) - Australia
Most Innovative Deal (Goodman Group Recapitalisation) - Australia
The Asset, Triple A Country Awards
Most Innovative Margin Lenders - Macquarie Investment Lending
Finalist, Best Platform for Administering Self Managed Super Funds - Macquarie Wrap
Best Front End Software - workflow integration and practice management - Coin
Asset Magazine/ Financial Review Innovations Awards
Hybrid Issue of the Year - Australia and New Zealand Banking Group's CPS Issue CFO Magazine
Platform of the Year - Macquarie Wrap CoreData
Best Private Bank - Macquarie Private Bank Euromoney Private Banking Awards
Best Mid-Cap Deal (Real Gold IPO)
Best Deal Indonesia (Takeover of Buma by Delta Dunia and Northstar Pacific Partners)
Finance Asia, Achievement Awards - Asia
Best Equity House
Best IPO (Carsales.com)
Most Innovative Deal (Goodman Group Recapitalisation)
Most Innovative Deal (Babcock & Brown Infrastructure Recapitalisation)
Best Equity-Linked Deal (Westpac stapled preferred securities)
Best Project Finance Deal (Victorian Desalination Plant)
Best Secondary Offering (Rio Tinto Entitlement Offer)
Finance Asia, Achievement Awards - Australia
Best Investment Bank - Australia Global Finance
Asia Pacific Deal of theYear (SMHL 2009-2 RMBS securitisation)
Australia and New Zealand Loan Deal (Victorian Desalination Plant)
Best Restructuring Deal (Transpacific Industries Group Recapitalisation)
Indonesia Capital Markets Deal (Takeover of Buma by Delta Dunia and Northstar Pacific Partners)
IFR Asia
Dealer Group of the Year - Macquarie Private Wealth Money Management
Real Estate Manager of the Year - Macquarie Agricultural Funds Management Foundation & Endowment
Money Management Nonprofit Awards for Excellence
Fund Manager of the Year Award - Alternative Investments (Hedge Funds), Winton Capital Management Limited Money Management Lonsec
Adviser of the Year - Asia Pacific
PPP Deal of the Year (Victorian Desalination Plant) - Asia Pacific
Water Deal of the Year (Victorian Desalination Plant) - Asia Pacific
P3 Deal of the Year, Port of Miami Tunnel
Power Deal of the Year (Senoko Power refinancing)
Project Finance International
Most Exciting Wealth Management Model (Religare Macquarie Private Wealth) Private Banker International Global Wealth Awards
North American PPP Deal of the Year (Port of Miami Tunnel)
North American Transport Deal of the Year (I-595 Corridor Roadway Improvement Project)
African Transport Deal of the Year (Bakwena refinancing)
Asia Pacific Power Deal of the Year (Senoko Power refinancing)
Project Finance Magazine
Product Distributor of the Year - Macquarie Professional Series Standard & Poor's Fund Awards
Five Star status - Macquarie Life Taylor Intermediary Study

 

2008

Award Publication
Business Excellence Award - Large Companies Austcham Australia-China Business Awards
Best Domestic Investment Bank - Australia
Best Equity House - Australia
Rising Star Equity House - Asia
Best IPO (China Railway Construction Corporation) - Asia
Equity Deal of the Year (China Railway Construction Corporation) - Asia
The Asset, Triple A Country Awards
Best Infrastructure House Asian Investor
Best Domestic Equity House - Australia
Best IPO - China Railway Construction Corporation
Deal of the Year (China) - China Railway Construction IPO
Asiamoney
Best Secondary Deal of the Year (Southeast Asia) - secondary offering fof Mapletree Logistics Trust Alpha South East Asia
IPO of the Year - Northern Iron
Secondary Marketing Equity Raising of the Year - Wesfarmers equity raising
Hybrid Issue of the Year - Dyno Nobel step up preference share issue
Equity Analyst of the Year - Tanya Branwhite
CFO
Deal/s of the Year - Lion Power's acquisition of Senoko power plant
Deal/s of the Year - China Railway Construction IPO
CFO Asia
Deal of the Year - Thames Water Utilities Credit Magazine
Best Equity Deal - China Railway Construction Corporation
Best IPO - China Railway Construction Corporation
Best Private Equity Buyout/Best Leveraged Financing - KKR's US$575 million acquisition of Unisteel
Best Philippines Deal - Lopez Group's US$278 million sale of North Luzon Expressway to Metro Pacific
Best Singapore Deal - Adviser to Lion Power consortium on its acquisition of Senoko Power
Finance Asia, Achievement Awards - Asia
Most Innovative Investment Bank
Best Securitisation House
Best Securitisation Deal
Most Innovative Deal
Finance Asia, Achievement Awards - Australia
Financial Advisor of the Year - Australia The Financial Times and Mergermarket M&A Awards Asia
European Private Equity Infrastructure Firm of the Year Financial News - Awards for Excellence - Europe
Best Investment Bank - Australia Global Finance
Global Infastructure Provider of the Year Global Pensions
Equity Deal of the Year (Wesfarmers)
Hybrid Deal of the Year (Suncorp Metway)
Innovative Deal of the Year (Bupa merger with MBF)
CFO of the Year - Greg Ward
ABS House of the Year
Insto
Airport Finance Deal of the Year (Europe) - BAA refinancing
Road Finance Deal of the Year (Australasia) - Brisbane Airport Link
Jane's Transport Finance Awards
Global Deal of the Year - BAA refinancing Project Finance International
Finalist Premier's NSW Export Awards
Finalist, Sydney Water Every Drop Counts Sustainable Business Processes Award - Macquarie Asset Services Limited Sydney Water
Property Portfolio Achievement Award for outstanding achievement in sustainable business practices - Macquarie Asset Services Limited
Energy Achievement Award for outstanding performance in energy initiatives - Matthew Nolan
Energy Achievement Award for outstanding performance in environmental sustainability - Matthew Nolan
Department of Environment & Climate Change NSW - Sustainability Green Globe Awards 2008
National Structural Engineering Steel Design Award - No.2 Market Street Sydney Australian Steel Institute - NSW & ACT Steel Awards
Five Star status - Macquarie Life WA Taylor Life Insurance industry report
Category Awards:
Five Stars - Best Value Insurer Trauma - Macquarie Life
Five Stars - Best Value Insurer Packaged Life - Macquarie Life
Occupation Awards:
Five Stars - Best Value Life Insurer - Light Manual - Macquarie LIfe
Cannex Life Insurance Star Ratings report
Ranking #2, Day to Day business category
Annual Smart Investor League of Exceptional Service (SMILES) survey
Australian Financial Review
Product Distributor of the Year, Macquarie Professional Series Standard & Poor's Fund Awards
Macquarie Private Bank, #1 Best Private Bank in the following categories:
- Private banking services - Overall
- Net worth specific services super affluent
- Net worth specific services high net worth
- Relationship Management
- Range of investment products
- Range of advisory services
- Corporate advisory for Private Banking clients
- Real estate investment
- Structured products
- Hedge fund investments
- Managed futures
- Precious metals investments
- Family office services
Euromoney Private Banking Awards 2009
Most Innovative Margin Lenders - Macquarie Investment Lending
Best Platform for Administering Self Managed Super Funds - Macquarie Wrap
Best front end software - workflow integration and practice management - Coin
Asset Magazine, Asset Innovations Award

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