UBS Claims Top Spot For 2004

Walker, Susanne
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32042, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that UBS Financial Services Inc. dominated the rankings of municipal bond underwriters in 2004, ending the year in the number one slot. The firm knocked close rival Citigroup Global Markets Inc., which was the top-ranked firm at the end of 2003, into the second position last year. According to reports released by Thomson Financial, UBS served as lead underwriter on $46.28 billion sold through 823 issues. Meanwhile, Citigroup served as the lead underwriter on $44.8 billion in bonds sold in 647 issues.


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