Renaissance Capital recorded a set of impressive results in the 2018 Extel Survey for the third consecutive year, with strong placings for individual analysts and the Firm overall in a range of categories.

  • Renaissance Capital was ranked #1 in the Russia: Economics and Macro.
  • Charles Robertson, Renaissance Capital’s Global Chief Economist,  was rated #1 Frontier Markets Analyst for the third consecutive year. 
  • Daniel Salter, Head of Research for Eurasia, was #4 Frontier Markets Analyst.
  • Oleg Kouzmin, Renaissance Capital’s Russia and CIS Economist,  was rated #2 in the Russia: Economics and Macro category, and #2 Leading Research Analyst – Russia among 25 top analysts.

In the 2018 Financial Mail awards for African equity research, the Firm's local team was ranked fourth, and individual analysts achieved top positions in their respective categories.

  • #1 ranking: Johann Pretorius (General Mining); Yvonne Mhango (Africa Ex-SA Non-equities); David Ferguson (Media).
  • #2 ranking: Johann Pretorius, Steven Friedman, Kabelo Moshesha & Siphelele Mhlongo (Resources Small & Medium Cap Companies); Brent Madel (both Construction, Building Materials & Machinery and Diversified Industrials); Francois du Toit (Insurance); Robyn Collins (Food Producers).
  • #3 ranking: Kabelelo Moshesha (Young Analyst); Kabelo Moshesha and Johann Pretorius (Industrial Mining); Brent Madel (Financial and Industrial Small and Medium Market Cap Companies); Dayo Ayeni and Temilade Aduroja (Africa Ex-Sa Equities).
  • #4 ranking: Ilan Stermer (both Banks and Investment Companies); Ilan Stermer, Francois du Toit and Phago Rakale (General Financial).

Institutional Investor (II) 2018 All-EMEA Research Team survey:

  • #2 in the Frontier Markets category
  • #3 Frontier Markets team led by Charles Robertson and Daniel Salter
  • #3 Metals & Mining team led by Johann Pretorius
  • Top-5 Russia Research analyst - Oleg Kouzmin
  • Top-10 EMEA Research Team

Renaissance Capital has been named the Best in Frontier Markets in 2018 by Global Finance magazine.

Renaissance Capital won two prizes at the 2017 Cbonds awards for the bond issuances it organised for UC RUSAL and Kazakhstan Temir Zholy.