Euronext Brussels awards 2020


Brussels, 19 January 2021 – Euronext Brussels awarded the best performing listed companies and market members during its New Year’s event. This year’s winners are:

Award Category




Sustainable Growth Award




BEL 20 Company of the year




BEL Mid Company of the year

Elia Group


Lotus Bakeries

BEL Small Company of the year

Acacia Pharma

Sequana Medical


Equity Finance House of the year    


Degroof Petercam

KBC Securities

Bond Finance House of the year

Deutsche Bank

Morgan Stanley

BNP Paribas Fortis

Cash Markets Brokerage House of the year

Morgan Stanley

XTX Markets

Credit Suisse

Cash Markets Belgian Brokerage House of the year

KBC Securities

Keytrade Bank


Cash Markets SME Liquidity Provider of the year

KBC Securities

Degroof Petercam

Van Lanschot Kempen Wealth Management

Derivatives Markets Brokerage House of the year

Goldman Sachs

Barclays Bank


Derivatives Markets Liquidity Provider of the year

Susquehanna International

ORA Traders

KEMP Trading


Notes to Editors:

  • These awards are based exclusively on measurable figures.

  • The Sustainable Growth Award distinguishes the companies that have shown the strongest sustainable growth over the last decade. The award is granted to the company which has the best result in the combined ranking of their ESG score (source: Refinitiv) on one side and their stock price performance over the last 10 year on the other side.

  • Performance for listed companies means the strongest increase in market capitalization within the indicated peer group over the year 2020.

  • The Equity/Bond Finance House awards are based on the number of equity/bond transactions listed on Euronext Brussels, weighted for the amount, advisory role and type of transaction involved.

  • The Brokerage House awards are granted to the members who accounted for the highest volumes on the Euronext Brussels securities market in the respective segments.

  • The SME Liquidity Provider award is granted to the member who accounted for the highest liquidity providing volume on companies with market cap < 1 billion €.

  • The Derivatives Markets awards are granted to the members who accounted for the highest number of contracts traded on the Euronext Brussels derivatives market respectively as broker and liquidity provider.


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