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But in a missive to investors, the bank opined that by curtailing its activities in areas like short-term trading and bank deposits, customer-facing areas like commercial real estate shouldn’t notice any effects.
That flexibility could give Mc Shane and Mazer’s group the runway it needs to go all in on collateralized loans, a sector that rocketed up significantly last year.
This fresh outlook widened the field like never before.
Ninety-six transactions that added up to billion—a 23 percent increase over 2016.
Lead or co-lead lender on 71 transactions totaling .7 billion—good for a 71 percent yearly increase.
It’s that brand of dynamism—shared in different ways by all our honorees—that writes the stories that fill our pages all year long.
Wells Fargo’s Doug Mazer and Kara Mc Shane battled their way to the top of our most competitive list in recent memory on the sheer strength of the eye-watering numbers that tell the story of their record-setting 2017.