Credit Awards USA 2007

This year Credit held its first US awards ceremony, opting for a classic English high tea at the Ritz-Carlton near New York's World Financial Center. Nearly a hundred of the market's top performers joined us for cocktails and cucumber sandwiches for the first of what will be an annual event.

It was Lehman Brothers' afternoon. The bank's 15 years of investment in its global credit business translated into several of the most prized awards: best credit house, best securitisation house, best hig