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Goldman Sachs & Co. overtook BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. as the top bank for equity financing in the first six months of the year.
Goldman Sachs & Co. overtook BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. as the top bank for equity financing in the first six months of the year.
(RICHARD DREW/AP)

U.S. investment banks trounce Canadian rivals in deal making

U.S. investment banks blew away major Canadian players in two important deal-making categories in the first half of the year.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. overtook BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. as the top bank for equity financing in the first six months of the year, underwriting $2.3-billion for clients, according to figures from Thomson Reuters.