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Deals of the Year 2020 – Open for Entry

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The Banker's Deals of the Year awards 2020 celebrate the most impressive investment banking transactions across the broad spectrum of global capital markets.

There will be awards for the following 12 categories across five regions: Africa, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, Americas and Europe. 

  • Bonds: corporates
  • Bonds: sovereigns, supras and agencies
  • Equities (including IPOs and equity-linked)
  • FIG: capital raising/restructuring
  • Green finance
  • Infrastructure and project finance (including project bonds)
  • Islamic finance
  • Leveraged finance (including high yield bonds)
  • Loans
  • M&A*
  • Restructuring

*Region of the award is determined by the TARGET company

To be included in this year's judging process, download the categories and guidelines and return your entry submissions to Dealsoftheyear@ft.com by Friday, February 14

Categories and guidelines:

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Deals of the Year 2019 - Americas

May 9, 2019

The Banker reviews the Americas region's best deals of the past year.

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Deals of the Year 2019 - Africa

May 1, 2019

A look at the year's most noteworthy deals in Africa.

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Deals of the Year 2019 - Middle East

May 1, 2019

A celebration of the top deals in the Middle East over the past year.

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Deals of the Year 2019 - Asia-Pacific

May 1, 2019

The best deals in the Asia-Pacific region over the past year are celebrated.

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Deals of the Year 2019 - Europe

May 1, 2019

The Banker reviews Europe's best deals of the past year.

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Deals of the Year 2018 – Middle East

May 1, 2018

The Deals of the Year 2018 winners from the Middle East.

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Deals of the Year 2018 – Africa

May 1, 2018

The Deals of the Year 2018 winners from Africa.

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Deals of the Year 2018 – Americas

May 1, 2018

The Deals of the Year 2018 winners from the Americas.

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Deals of the Year 2018 – Asia-Pacific

May 1, 2018

The Deals of the Year 2018 winners from Asia-Pacific.

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Deals of the Year 2018 – Europe

May 1, 2018

The Deals of the Year 2018 winners from Europe.

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