The annual INFINZ NZ Equity research rankings have again reinforced Forsyth Barr's standing as leaders in research, with more top rated research analysts than any other broking firm.
For the fifth consecutive year Forsyth Barr has been rated number one for strategy and quantitative research, and fourth year running rated number one in retail research. More broadly, Forsyth Barr ranked in the top three in 13 of the 16 research sectors judged.
The INFINZ awards represent an independent benchmark assessment of the quality of research produced across the industry.
This year Forsyth Barr was rated first across six sectors as follows:
In addition Forsyth Barr was also rated second in the following sectors:
This recognition of the quality of our research and the breadth of expertise reinforces Forsyth Barr’s reputation as one of New Zealand’s leading full-service investment firms.
This research informs the investment strategies of the Summer KiwiSaver scheme.