In the 2019 Financial Mail awards, the Firm was ranked fourth for overall equity research, maintaining its position for the second year in a row. For the very first time, every single one of the Renaissance Capital South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa analysts was rated in the top 3:

  • #1 ratings: Johann Pretorius (General Mining; Commodities), David Ferguson (Media), Brent Madel (Diversified Industrials), Steven Friedman (Commodities), Kabelo Moshesha (Commodities), Siphelele Mhlongo (General Mining; Commodities) and Derick Deale (Commodities);
  • #2 ratings:Yvonne Mhango (Africa Ex-SA Non-Equities), Johann Pretorius (Small & Medium Cap Resources), Brent Madel (Construction, Building Materials; Small & Mid Cap Financial and Industrial), Steven Friedman (Small & Medium Cap Resources), Kabelo Moshesha (Small & Medium Cap Resources), Siphelele Mhlongo (Small & Medium Cap Resources), Adedayo Ayeni (Africa Ex-SA Equities), Olamipo Ogunsanya (Africa Ex-SA Equities) and Temilade Aduroja* (Africa Ex-SA Equities).
  • #3 ratings: Johann Pretorius (Industrial Metals), Ilan Stermer (General Financials), Robyn Collins (Food Producers), Steven Friedman (Platinum and Precious Metals), Kabelo Moshesha (Industrial Metals) and Phago Rakale (General Financials).

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.