11 Jun 2013 16:00

Financial Hearings names SEB best equity research firm

SEB’s Chief Economist Robert Bergqvist won an award for best economic commentator, defending his title from last year. Several equity analysts from SEB also won awards for their performance in various industry sectors.

Additionally, Laurence Westerlund, now press officer at SEB’s Group Communications and previously chairman of SIRA (Swedish Investors Relations Association) won a special award in memory of Roland Jonsson, an SEB analyst who passed away in 2010. Westerlund got his award for long-time efforts to improve financial information in Sweden.

Financial Hearings, a company that facilitates corporate presentations towards the financial community, surveyed senior managers at listed companies, analysts and other people in the Swedish financial sector for its rankings.

Best equity research firm
  1. SEB
  2. ABG Sundal Collier
  3. Handelsbanken
  4. Carnegie
  5. Nordea