Top Performer Awards - Celebrating trade idea excellence

The 2020 results for best performance in Europe during 2019

The top three bulge bracket brokerages with the best overall idea performance in Europe
Rank Company
1 Barclays Capital
2 JP Morgan
3 Goldman Sachs
The top ten equity salespeople at bulge bracket firms with the best overall idea performance in Europe
Rank Name Company
1 Daniel Mueller Barclays Capital
2 Peter Hackworth Goldman Sachs
3 Markus Geisbuesch Credit Suisse
4 Kathryn Spain Credit Suisse
5 Sarah Murray Goldman Sachs
6 Tim Carswell Credit Suisse
7 James Pickering JP Morgan
8 Jan-Willem Brand Credit Suisse
9 Hunter Norte Goldman Sachs
10 Kristof Kaldau Barclays Capital
The top ten mid-tier brokerages with the best overall idea performance in Europe
Rank Company
1 Berenberg Bank
2 Numis Securities Ltd
3 KBC Securities
4 Liberum Capital Limited
5 Peel Hunt
6 Equita SIM
7 Fearnley Securities
8 KBW
9 Kempen & Co
10 Shore Capital
The top ten equity salespeople at mid-tier firms with the best overall idea performance in Europe
Rank Name Company
1 George Smibert Berenberg Bank
2 Jon Saxon Stifel
3 James McRae Berenberg Bank
4 Christopher Eaton Woozle Research Limited
5 Bhavin Patel Berenberg Bank
6 Sebastian Fernandez Liberum Capital Limited
7 Nicolas Gindre Exane
8 Anna Picton Numis Securities Ltd
9 Daniel Muller BTIG
10 Anita Surana Stifel
The top independent trade idea generators with the best overall idea performance in Europe
Rank Name Company
1 Simon Bailey Smart Insider
2 Seb Faijean ID Midcaps
3 Maarten Verbeek The Idea Driven Equities Analyses Company
4 Marco Greco Value Track Srl
5 Michael Chambers New Street Research LLP
6 Paul Hollingworth Creative Portfolios Limited
7 Matthew Patterson Penrith Capital Services Limited
8 Mishari Al-Bader MAB Partners
9 Simon Goodfellow Harlyn Research LLP
10 Tania Jordan Libra Investment Services