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PollsBrokers Poll

Japan 2021

The 32nd annual Asiamoney Brokers Poll is a Vox Populi poll that identifies the leading brokerages for equities research, sales and trading in Asia. Voters are institutional investors who represent fund management firms, wealth managers, hedge funds, pension funds, and insurance companies that trade in Asia.

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Brokers

Best domestic brokerages

Rank Firm
1 Nomura
2 Daiwa Capital Markets
3 Mizuho
   

Best international brokerages

Rank Firm
1 Jefferies
2 Haitong International
3 CLSA
   

Best brokerages for research

Rank Firm
1 Nomura
2 Jefferies
3 Daiwa Capital Markets
   

Best brokerages for sales

Rank Firm
1 Jefferies
2 Daiwa Capital Markets
3 Nomura
   

Best brokerages for corporate access

Rank Firm
1 Daiwa Capital Markets
2 Jefferies
3 Nomura
   

Best brokerages for execution

Rank Firm
1 Jefferies
2 Nomura
3 Daiwa Capital Markets

Individuals

Best strategist

Rank Name Firm
1 Christopher Wood Jefferies 
     

Best economist

Rank Name Firm
1 Ryota Sakagami JPMorgan 
     

Best analyst for small/mid caps

Rank Name Firm
1 Aya Hara Haitong International 
     

Best analyst for automobiles & components

Rank Name Firm
1 Takaki Nakanishi Jefferies 
     

Best analyst for banks

Rank Name Firm
1 Ken Takamiya Nomura 
     

Best analyst for consumer discretionary

Rank Name Firm
1 Hiroyuki Terada Haitong International 
     

Best analyst for consumer staples

Rank Name Firm
1 Aya Hara Haitong International 
     

Best analyst for energy

Rank Name Firm
1 Shigeki Matsumoto Nomura 
     

Best analyst for financials (non-banking)

Rank Name Firm
1 Hideyasu Ban Jefferies 
     

Best analyst for healthcare

Rank Name Firm
1 Aya Hara Haitong International 
     

Best analyst for industrials

Rank Name Firm
1 Sho Fukuhara Jefferies 
     

Best analyst for insurance

Rank Name Firm
1 Naruhiko Sakamaki Nomura 
     

Best analyst for materials

Rank Name Firm
1 Thanh Ha Pham Jefferies 
     

Best analyst for real estate

Rank Name Firm
1 Daisuke Fukushima Nomura 
     

Best analyst for semiconductors & semiconductor equipment

Rank Name Firm
1 Masahiro Nakanomyo Jefferies 
     

Best analyst for software & internet services

Rank Name Firm
1 Yushi Kawamoto Haitong International 
     

Best analyst for technology hardware & equipment

Rank Name Firm
1 Masahiro Nakanomyo Jefferies 
     

Best analyst for telecommunication services

Rank Name Firm
1 Yushi Kawamoto Haitong International 
     

Best analyst for transportation & logistics

Rank Name Firm
1 Masaharu Hirokane Nomura 
     

Best analyst for utilities

Rank Name Firm
1 Shigeki Matsumoto Nomura 
     

Best salesperson

Rank Name Firm
1 Takeshi Shima Haitong International 
     

Best sales trader

Rank Name Firm
1 Takehiko Masuzawa Jefferies 

Individuals who left their firm between the end of the polling period and when the results were published are indicated with (*). Ties are indicated with (=).