LONDON (Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase
Industry analytics firm Coalition said JPMorgan's investment banking revenues of $24.1 billion put it ahead of second-placed Goldman Sachs
Coalition last month estimated 2012 revenues for the investment banks in its study at $159 billion, up 10 percent from the year before, led by a 21 percent jump in the core area of fixed income, currencies and commodities (FICC).
Investment banks have put more emphasis on league tables in recent years. Tougher regulation and slower markets have left banks jostling for market share and firms such as UBS
Coalition said JPMorgan was the top bank in FICC with revenues of $14.4 billion, followed by Citi and Deutsche Bank.
Goldman topped equities rankings with $5.6 billion of revenue. JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley
Advisory and origination was led by JPMorgan, with revenues of $5.2 billion, followed by BAML and Goldman, according to Coalition's estimates.
Coalition says its study is based on public information from banks' results and benchmarked to a common standard to produce a top 10 league table.
(This story was refiled to clarify that JPMorgan and Morgan Stanley jointly ranked second in equities)
(Reporting by Steve Slater; Editing by Dale Hudson)