November 1, 2009
by Ben MillerIn the months that the bulge bracket investment bank spent hemorrhaging cash, being intervened and laying off staff, new opportunity emerged for boutiques. Specialist providers of investment banking services some formed by talent regurgitated by Wall Street are exploiting demand for impartial advice from institutions with a clean slate that lack conflicts of interest often caused by cross-selling.
For the first time, LatinFinance has ranked the best providers of specialist investment banking services operating in the region. Such institutions can vary in size, but all are chosen by clients for their skills and knowledge, rather than ability to provide
Specialist providers of investment banking services have attracted top quality talent in the downturn. The challenge is maintaining momentum as markets revive.