Numis Securities still holds a sizable advantage by overall client numbers, while UBS enjoys a clear lead in terms of aggregate client market-cap. As mentioned, Peel Hunt bumped up its client count appreciably through the quarter, though it couldn’t improve upon third place. There were solid gains in the mid-table rankings for both N+1 Singer and Shore Capital Stockbrokers, while Deutsche Bank AG moves into sixth place by aggregate client market-cap. Barclays and Allenby Capital improved their standings in the lower half of the table, but Arden Partners couldn’t improve on 21st position despite bagging two new clients.
Data as at our most recent printed guide. Figures in brackets relate to the previous quarter.