13. Best bank for high grade research

Best bank for high grade research

Barclays Capital

Barclays Capital has always had a reputation for publishing high quality research, says Robert Jones, head of European high yield and investment grade fundamental credit research in Europe. "We've kept a fairly traditional publishing model - we have no desk analysts - but have changed the output to satisfy the audience."

The absence of desk analysts means the team is not compromised in the way that some desk analysts are, he says. "That's been