- Goldman Sachs continued its leadership in investment banking, ranking first in worldwide announced and completed mergers and acquisitions for the year. (2)
- The firm ranked first in worldwide equity and equity-related offerings and common stock offerings for the year. (2)
- Debt underwriting produced net revenues of $1.96 billion, which is the second best annual performance and the highest since 2007.
- Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities Client Execution generated net revenues of $9.91 billion, including strong results in mortgages and solid results in credit products and interest rate products.
- Book value per common share increased approximately 11% to $144.67 and tangible book value per common share (3) increased approximately 12% to $134.06 compared with the end of 2011.
- The firm continues to manage its liquidity and capital conservatively. The firm’s global core excess liquidity (4) was $175 billion (5) as of December 31, 2012. In addition, the firm’s Tier 1 capital ratio under Basel 1 (6) was 16.7% (5) and the firm’s Tier 1 common ratio under Basel 1 (7) was 14.5% (5) as of December 31, 2012.
Goldman Sachs Reports Earnings Per Common Share Of $14.13 For 2012
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