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LMG Analytics DCM H1 2021 League Table Report now available

LMG Analytics researchers have analysed 9,367 DCM transactions accounting for $3.94 trillion in bond sales, across 880 unique law firms, 4,371 unique issuers and 786 underwriters to produce exclusive analysis on the biggest dealmakers in the debt capital markets industry for half year 2021.
In this report, we uncover
  • The major players in the market based on deal size and value
  • The industry sectors dominating the DCM market
  • The elite dealmakers for H1 2021 on a global scale​

Download the league tables now 





Actionable intelligence, all in one report

Industry insight

Understand transactions and stakeholders ranked by number of transactions, deal size (USDm), market share by volume, and our proprietary Network Score, which evaluates a firm's relationships with its clients and who else those clients have worked with.

Competitive intelligence

Law firms: Benchmark your firm against key competitors based on our unique Complexity Score -  see if your firm ranks as an elite dealmaker based on the deal's size, multiple currencies and/or jurisdictions involved, repeat business and more.


Banks and corporates: Find out the most active firms in your region and understand who can best meet your needs.

Marketing strategy

Law firms: promote your firm’s dealmaker status and position in the league table and gain an increase in referral work by targeting key industry influencers in given jurisdictions

About LMG Analytics

Our analysts speak to law firms, banks and corporates daily and as such, are at the forefront of the latest deals and breaking news. Now that retaining legal work and pitching for new business has become increasingly competitive, LMG Analytics is uniquely positioned to provide you with an expert quantitative assessment of the debt capital markets for you to maintain a competitive edge.


We are supported by IFLR1000 and The Deal researchers who, for over 30 years, have provided trusted, qualitative advice to buyers of legal services at banks, financial institutions and portfolio managers. Subscribers to LMG Analytics can benefit from exclusive marketing materials for RFPs and pitches, detailed information on deal complexity and data that explores the in-depth relationship between companies and their external counsel. To book a demo, contact subscriptions@lmganalytics.com.