Company Recognition and Awards

 

2017


Forbes

America's 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies – 2017 and 2015

Piper Jaffray was named among the 50 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies by Forbes in 2015 and 2017. Factors considered include high-risk behaviors like regulatory actions, amended filings, revenue and expense recognition methods, and bankruptcy risk.


Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal

Most Admired CEOs – 2017

Chairman and CEO Andrew Duff was honored among the Most Admired CEOs by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal in 2017. Candidates were selected for contributions to their industry and community, in addition to building thriving businesses.


Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)

Cross-Border Transaction of the Year – 2017

ACG New York recognized Piper Jaffray for serving as sole bookrunner for Transocean Ltd. to secure $1.25 billion of high-yield notes.


HRO Today

Leader of Distinction (Nomination for CHRO of the Year) – 2017

Chief human capital officer Christine Esckilsen was awarded Leader of Distinction and nominated as CHRO of the Year by HRO Today in 2017. This national award recognizes the stewards and strategists who are responsible for a company’s talent and performance blueprint – all of which drive the business forward.


2020 Women on Boards

"W" Award – 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Piper Jaffray has been recognized six consecutive years for gender diversity on its board of directors with the "W" distinction from 2020 Women on Boards. This designation honors companies with corporate boards comprised of at least 20% women.


Vault

Most Prestigious Banking Firms – 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

Piper Jaffray has been recognized on Vault's Most Prestigious Banking Firms list for nine consecutive years.

2016


Institutional Investor

Analyst Awards - 2016

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by Institutional Investor in 2016.


Savoy Magazine

Most Influential Black Corporate Directors – 2016

Piper Jaffray board member, Scott Taylor was named one of the 2016 "Most Influential Black Corporate Directors" by Savoy Magazine. The list is considered to be the definitive listing of African-American executives, influencers and achievers contributing leadership to corporate boards.


Thomson Reuters

Analyst Awards - 2016

Six Piper Jaffray analysts honored among top analysts by Thomson Reuters in 2016.

2015


Morningstar 4-Star Rating™

ARI International Small Cap Value Fund (ADVIX, ADVLX) - 2015

Piper Jaffray subsidiary Advisory Research Inc. received Morningstar's 4-Star Rating™ for the Advisory Research International Small Cap Value Fund (ADVIX, ADVLX) for its five- and three-year performance.


Institutional Investor

Analyst Awards - 2015

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by Institutional Investor in 2015.


StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2015

Six Piper Jaffray research analysts received StarMine Analyst Awards in 2015.

2014


Mergers & Acquisitions Journal

Investment Bank of the Year - 2014

Piper Jaffray was named Investment Bank of the Year in 2014 by Mergers & Acquisitions Journal.


StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2014

Seven Piper Jaffray research analysts received StarMine Analyst Awards in 2014.


Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal

CFO of the Year - 2014

CFO Deb Schoneman awarded CFO of the year by the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal in 2014.


Daily Worth

Top 25 Companies for Women - 2014

Piper Jaffray was listed as one of the 25 Best Companies for Women by Daily Worth in 2014.

2013


Global Finance

World's Best Healthcare Investment Bank - 2012, 2013

Piper Jaffray was honored as World's Best Healthcare Investment Bank by Global Finance in 2012 and 2013.


StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2013

Four Piper Jaffray research analysts honored among top analysts by StarMine Analyst Awards in 2013.


Institutional Investor

Analyst Awards - 2013

Two Piper Jaffray analysts honored among top analysts by Institutional Investor in 2013.


Wall Street Journal

Analyst Awards - 2013

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by the Wall Street Journal's Best on the Street Survey in 2013.

2012


ICR

Analyst Awards - 2012

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by ICR in 2012.


StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2012

Two Piper Jaffray research analysts honored among top analysts by StarMine Analyst Awards in 2012.


Wall Street Journal

Analyst Awards - 2012

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by the Wall Street Journal's Best on the Street Survey in 2012.

2011


StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2011

Two Piper Jaffray research analysts honored among top analysts by StarMine Analyst Awards in 2011.


Wall Street Journal

Analyst Awards - 2011

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by the Wall Street Journal's Best on the Street in 2011.

2010


Institutional Investor

Analyst Awards - 2010

Piper Jaffray analyst honored among top analysts by Institutional Investor in 2010.


StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2010

Two Piper Jaffray research analysts honored among top analysts by StarMine Analyst Awards in 2010.

2008


Financial Times/StarMine

Analyst Awards - 2008

Piper Jaffray analyst honored as No. 1 North American Research Analyst in 2008.