2007 Award Winners

Newcomer of the Year

  • Spayne Lindsay & Co

Restructuring Deal of the Year

  • Deal: Le Meridien
  • Clifford Chance
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Kroll Talbot Hughes

Restructuring Adviser of the Year

  • Close Brothers Corporate Finance

Emerging Markets Deal of the Year

  • Deal: Finansbank - National Bank of Greece
  • National Bank of Greece
  • Credit Suisse
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Morgan Stanley

Independent Corporate Finance House of the Year

  • Catalyst Corporate Finance

Continental Financial Adviser of the Year

  • Unicredit Group (CA IB)

AIM M&A Deal of the Year

  • Deal: Whitehead Mann - Palladian Investments
  • Allen & Overy
  • BDO Stoy Hayward
  • Clifford Chance
  • Deloitte

Mid-market Law Firm of the Year

  • DLA Piper

Mid-market Deal of the Year

  • Deal: DX Services - Mail Acquisitions
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • Lazard
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance
  • UBS
  • Travers Smith

Mid-market Private Equity Firm of the Year

  • Bridgepoint

Mid-market Financial Adviser of the Year

  • PricewaterhouseCoopers Corporate Finance

Environmental Adviser of the Year

  • WSP Environmental

Due Diligence Adviser of the Year

  • Ernst & Young

Competition Law Firm of the Year

  • Cleary Gottlieb

Financing Package of the Year

  • Deal: BAA - Ferrovial
  • Citigroup
  • Royal Bank of Scotland

Mezzanine Arranger of the Year

  • Bank of Scotland Corporate

Debt Arranger of the Year

  • Barclays Capital

Private Equity Exit of the Year

  • Deal: Azzurri
  • 3i

Private Equity Firm of the Year

  • Permira

Corporate Broker of the Year

  • JPMorgan Cazenove

Corporate Broker of the Year

  • UBS

M&A Law Firm of the Year

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Domestic Deal of the Year

  • Deal: Schering - Bayer
  • Credit Suisse
  • Dresdner Kleinwort
  • Greenhill
  • Morgan Stanley

Buyout of the Year

  • Deal: VNU - Valcon Acquisition
  • Blackstone
  • KKR
  • AlpInvest Partners
  • Carlyle Group
  • Hellman & Friedman
  • Thomas H Lee Partners
  • JP Morgan
  • Evercore Partners
  • Clifford Chance
  • Credit Suisse
  • Rothschild
  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

Crossborder Deal of the Year

  • Deal: Arcelor - Mittal
  • BNP Paribas
  • Calyon
  • Citigroup
  • Cleary Gottlieb
  • Credit Suisse
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Hawkpoint
  • HSBC Bank
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Societe Generale
  • Skadden Arps
  • UBS

M&A Bank of the Year

  • Rothschild

Outstanding Contribution to Corporate Finance

  • Marcus Agius