CLSA tops the Institutional Investor All-Asia Research Local Broker Rankings
Achieves the highest number of top 3 positions in Local Broker Rankings Returns to the leader board across Asia-Pacific as a whole

Hong Kong


Hong Kong, 17 June 2021: In the Institutional Investor All-Asia Research Rankings 2021, CLSA led the Local Broker tables achieving the highest number of top 3 rankings across the 11 markets surveyed in APAC (ex-Japan) and as joint #1 in terms of the number of analysts ranked across those markets. CLSA also returned to the regional top 10, ranking #7 leading firm by commissions.

Shaun Cochran, Head of Research, commented: “At CLSA we pride ourselves in on-the-ground research coverage consistently delivered to clients for more than three decades. It is pleasing to see that reflected in the local broker results. More recently we have also committed to expanding our ESG research across all sectors and markets to produce differentiated thematic and stock specific research in this crucial area of investment focus”.
CLSA ranked #1 in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Thailand, and #2 in Australia/New Zealand, mainland China, Hong Kong SAR and South Korea in the Local Firm Leaders (weighted by commissions) ranking. 24 CLSA analysts were recognised as the best in the Local Broker Analyst Leaders by Sector (weighted by commissions).
The survey ranks the region’s most highly rated sell-side analysts by polling 3,800 buy-side investors from more than 1,200 institutions.


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