Investment Banking Global Market Report 2022

Investment Banking Global Market Report 2022

  • May 2022 •
  • 300 pages •
  • Report ID: 6277929 •
  • Format: PDF
Major companies in the investment banking market include Barclays, JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and Morgan Stanley.

The global investment banking market is expected to grow from $138.95 billion in 2021 to $155.49 billion in 2022 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.9%. The market is expected to grow to $231.12 billion in 2026 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.4%.

The investment banking market consists of sales (charges on transactions, fees, and commission) of investment banking services by entities (organizations, sole traders, and partnerships) that undertake capital risk in the process of underwriting securities.This market excludes companies acting as agents and/or brokers between buyers and sellers of securities and commodities.

These establishments primarily underwrite, originate, and/or maintain markets for the issue of securities as well as offer other corporate finance services.

The main types of investment banking are mergers and acquisitions advisory, financial sponsor/syndicated loans, equity capital markets underwriting, debt capital markets underwriting.Financial sponsor refers to the private equity firm that is leveraged in buyout transactions.

The various enterprise sizes are large enterprises, medium and small enterprises. The services are used by financial services, retail and wholesale, information technology, manufacturing, healthcare, construction, other end users.

North America was the largest region in the investment banking market in 2021.Asia Pacific was the second-largest region in the investment banking market.

The regions covered in this report are Asia-Pacific, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, North America, South America, Middle East, and Africa.

Investment banks across the globe are moving towards businesses requiring less regulatory capital.In this regard, major investment banks from around the world such as Barclays, Deutsche Bank, and Credit Suisse have announced their plans to move from traditional underwriting business to other activities such as mergers and acquisitions advisory and fundraising.

This shift is primarily due to regulatory changes that made some investment banking activities more expensive than others. Although the regulations have restricted the range of some banks, forcing them to specialize, some investment bankers, such as Citibank and JPMorgan have continued offering a complete range of investment banking services.

Investment Banking is focusing on mergers and acquisitions to expand its product offerings and increase its share in the market.Large investment banking firms are acquiring boutique firms (small firms which are specialized in various fields) that cater to specific industries such as technology, health care, financial sector, media, and entertainment.

The presence of a large number of small firms focusing on niche markets is offering significant opportunities for larger investment banking firms. This is driving the M&A activity in the investment banking industry.

The countries covered in the investment banking market are Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, UK, USA, Venezuela, and Vietnam.