Leading Pan-European Mid-Market
Investment Bank
Leading Pan-European
Investment Bank

Stifel ranks among top investment banks in U.K. capital raising market

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Our Organisation and Capabilities

Stifel is a full-service investment bank with deep industry and subsector expertise. We offer extensive and differentiated distribution capabilities and are a leading M&A advisor to mid-market companies.

Stifel Europe in Numbers

  • Operates dedicated offices in the UK, Germany, France, Italy, and Switzerland
  • Has raised over £6 billion of equity for our clients since 2018
  • Acts as corporate broker to 58 clients in the UK, as of October 2020
  • Covers nine industry groups in European investment banking
  • Has access to more than 4,000 institutional investors globally
  • Employs more than 125 people in our European investment banking division, supported by over 600 investment banking professionals globally

Proven Track Record of Success

  • We are a strong and growing business positioning us well for the future
  • Stifel helped clients raise in excess of £1.3 billion in equity financing in the UK in 2019 through 26 transactions, equivalent to over 9.5% market share(1)
  • Recent acquisitions of MainFirst Bank AG and Mooreland Partners in Europe demonstrate growth ambitions
Source: Stifel Company Data
(1)As of 12/31/2019, ECM Insights

Adviser Ranking by Volume of UK Equity for 2019(1)
# Company Volume Value (£m) Market Share
2 Stifel Nicolaus Europe 26 £1,335 9.52%

Full-service product suite focused on small and mid cap companies

Stifel Europe’s investment banking professionals are committed to serving the needs of middle-market companies through specialised expertise and strong relationships within our core industry teams. It is our fundamental belief that clients value genuine and long-term relationships, and we seek to provide this across a full range of industry coverage teams.

Stifel provides a full suite of investment banking products to small and mid-market companies

Our Equity Capital Markets, Corporate Broking, Capital Solutions, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Sponsor Coverage practices are all critical elements of our overall client service proposition.


in Equity Deals
Under $1 billion Market Cap

Source: Dealogic. Rank-eligible SEC registered IPOs and Follow-on offerings since 2010 as of 31/01/20


in all Managed
Venture Capital-Backed IPOs

Source: Dealogic. Venture-backed IPOs ranking since 2005 as of 31/12/19. (8) M&A Analytics as of 31/01/20


among Middle Market Firms
in M&A Transactions
Under $1 billion

Source: M&A Analytics as of 31/01/20