List of Investment Banking Companies

List of the top investment banking companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major investment banking companies includes the largest and most profitable investment banking businesses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest investment banking companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous investment banking companies in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the investment banking industry you might want to look to these companies for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big investment banking businesses.

List companies range from Goldman Sachs to Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

This list answers the questions, "What are the biggest investment banking companies in the world?" and "What are the most successful investment banking companies?"
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  • A. G. Edwards
    Investment banking, Financial Services, Security Brokers
    A.G. Edwards, Inc. was an American financial services holding company; its principal wholly owned subsidiary was A.G. Edwards & Sons, Inc., which operated as a full-service securities broker-dealer ...more
    Investment banking, Financial Services
    ABN AMRO Bank N.V. is a Dutch state-owned bank with headquarters in Amsterdam. It was re-established, in its current form in 2009, following the acquisition and break-up of the original ABN AMRO by a ...more
  • Adams Harkness
    Investment banking
  • Arlington Asset Investment
    Investment banking, Lessors of Real Estate, Investment management
    Arlington Asset Investment Corp formerly known as Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group Inc., is a real estate investment trust headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. It was founded by Emmanuel Joseph ...more
  • Babcock & Brown
    Real Estate, Private equity, Investment banking
    Babcock & Brown was a global investment and advisory firm based in Sydney, Australia that went into liquidation in 2009. It was best known in financial markets for structured finance deals. The ...more
  • Bache & Co.
    Investment banking
    Bache & Company was a securities firm that provided stock brokerage and investment banking services. The firm, which was founded in 1879, was based in New York, New York. In 1981, Bache was acquired ...more