Western Alliance Recognized Among Institutional Investor’s “Most Honored Companies” and Forbes’ “Best Banks in America”

  • Feb 12, 2021

Western Alliance has been recognized by Institutional Investor and Forbes for strong performance among top companies and banks in the U.S.

Institutional Investor magazine released its 11th annual “Most Honored Companies” awards and Western Alliance is included among the honorees. The recognition celebrates U.S. companies at the top of the All-America Executive Team ranking for corporate leadership and investor relations expertise, as voted on by the buy- and sell-side analyst community for 2020. A total of 1,571 companies were nominated and 171 were chosen, including some of the country’s largest and most recognizable names. Notably, Western Alliance one of only six financial institutions to make the list.

Also, Western Alliance has once again been named to Forbes' list of the “Best Banks in America” for 2021. This year marks the 12th year Forbes has released the list, using data from S&P Global Market Intelligence regarding the growth, credit quality and profitability of the 100 largest publicly-traded banks and thrifts. Year after year, Western Alliance ranks high on this list as a leader among the nation’s top performing banks.


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With approximately $50 billion in assets, Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE:WAL) is one of the country’s top-performing banking companies. The company is again #1 best-performing of the 50 largest public U.S. banks in the new S&P Global Market Intelligence listing for 2020 and ranks high on the Forbes “Best Banks in America” list year after year. Its primary subsidiary, Western Alliance Bank, Member FDIC, helps business clients realize their ambitions with teams of experienced bankers who deliver superior service and a full spectrum of customized loan, deposit and treasury management capabilities. Business clients also benefit from a powerful array of specialized financial services that provide strong expertise and tailored solutions for a wide variety of industries and sectors. Most recently, the bank added to these capabilities with the acquisition of AmeriHome Mortgage, a leading national business-to-business mortgage platform. Serving clients across the country wherever business happens, Western Alliance Bank operates individual, full-service banking brands and has offices in key markets nationwide.