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Bank of the Year

The Bank of the Year award will be awarded to the bank that has had the most significant impact within the region on the completion of deals and demonstrated support (financing and other) to businesses during the pandemic.


Banker of the Year

The Banker of the Year award will be awarded to the banker that has had the most significant impact within the region on the completion of deals and demonstrated support (financing and other) to businesses during the pandemic.


Corporate Finance Adviser of the Year

The Corporate Finance Adviser of the Year award will be awarded to the person who has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.


Corporate Finance Team of the Year

The Corporate Finance Team of the Year award will be presented to the team that has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.


Due Diligence Team of the Year

The Due Diligence Team Award will be presented to the team that has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.


Large Deal of the Year (over £50m)

The Large Deal of the Year Award (over £50m) will be presented to the deal which is the most significant in terms of its complexity, innovative solution, speed of completion, impact on businesses involved, impact on local economy.


Law Firm of the Year

The Law Firm of the Year Award will be presented to the law firm that has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.


Lawyer of the Year

The Lawyer of the Year Award will be presented to the lawyer who has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.


Management Team of the Year

This award is for the management team that has taken its company through an acquisition, management buyout, or other transaction and has proved post-deal that it is now scaling new heights.


Mid-range Deal of the Year (£10m - £50m)

The Mid-range Deal of the Year (£10m - £50m) award will be presented to the deal which is the most significant in terms of its complexity, innovative solution, speed of completion, impact on local economy.


Non-Bank Lender of the Year

The Non-Bank Lender of the Year will be presented to a business that stands out for asset based funding, crowdfunding, or is helping to support deals in the region. Any non-bank funder is eligible in this category.


Private Equity Firm of the Year

Private Equity Firm of the Year Award will be presented to the firm that has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.


Small Deal of the Year (under £10m)

The Small Deal of the Year (under £10m) Award is awarded to the deal which is the most significant in terms of its complexity, innovative solution, speed of completion, impact on businesses involved, impact on local economy.


Young Dealmaker of the Year (under 35)

The Young Dealmaker of the Year (under 35) Award will be presented to the person who has had the most significant impact on completion of deals within the region.