DeSPAC Advisors

Advisor credit is shared equally among all advisors on a given deal, as a proportion of the enterprise value of the target company acquired by the SPAC. Firms with multiple advisory roles receive credit for each role.

Rank Advisor Advisor
Credit ($MM)
Total Deal
Volume ($MM)
Deal Count
1 Morgan Stanley 8,298.9 31,339.0 6
2 Goldman Sachs 6,673.1 28,290.6 10
3 Credit Suisse 6,469.7 21,516.0 7
4 Deutsche Bank 6,030.5 18,944.0 4
5 JP Morgan 4,849.4 21,808.3 6
6 Cowen 3,153.7 8,726.0 4
7 BofA Securities 2,800.3 11,401.0 2
8 UBS 2,528.7 6,857.3 2
9 Moelis 2,520.8 15,125.0 1
10 Barclays 2,376.3 9,819.5 5
11 Citigroup 2,284.9 8,165.0 4
12 Cantor Fitzgerald 1,336.2 3,975.0 4
13 RBC Capital Markets 1,219.8 10,319.0 2
14 Oppenheimer 1,130.7 3,227.0 2
15 BTIG 1,126.2 4,281.0 3
16 Jefferies 1,033.9 5,644.6 4
17 Proton Partners 1,000.0 9,000.0 1
18 Connaught 528.9 3,702.0 1
19 Craig-Hallum Capital Group 443.9 1,339.3 3
20 Roth Capital Partners 399.9 1,339.3 3
21 Lazard 367.1 2,570.0 1
22 Wells Fargo 273.1 956.0 1
23 LionTree Advisors 266.7 1,600.0 1
24 B. Riley 252.2 630.5 1
25 BMO Capital Markets 219.8 1,319.0 1
26 Chardan 212.4 324.4 2
27 Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld 206.6 1,033.0 1
28 Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath 206.6 1,033.0 1
29 William Blair 165.4 827.0 1
30 Perella Weinberg 165.2 826.0 1
31 Raymond James 154.1 770.5 2
32 Northland Capital Markets 136.6 956.0 1
33 Rothschild 126.1 630.5 1
34 Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 118.4 829.0 1
35 Nomura 118.4 829.0 1
36 Stifel Nicolaus 81.1 405.6 2
37 SVB Leerink 53.1 265.6 1
38 Vantage Point Advisors 28.0 140.0 1
39 Boenning and Scattergood 28.0 140.0 1