Hemscott's guide for the three months ending 06 May 2009 found that, despite dropping one FTSE 100 client, Brunswick remained on top of the rankings with 25 clients. Finsbury was next with 22 clients and FD in third, the only other agency over ten clients, with 11.
Tulchan Communications and Maitland were next with eight and seven FTSE 100 clients respectively.
FD was a long way out in front in terms of total clients across the FTSE 100, FTSE 250, FTSE Small Cap/Fledgling indices and AIM market.
FD led the pack with 171 London Stock Exchange-listed clients (down from 175), ahead of Buchanan Communications with 119 (down from 130). No other agency had over 100 cleints, with Brunswick coming next (80), followed by Citigate Dewe Rogerson (76) and College Hill (73).
FD also had the most FTSE 250 clients (34) ahead of Brunswick (31) and Maitland (20).