VTB Capital leads Cbonds DCM rankings with highest transaction volume
VTB Capital has once again secured first place in the Cbonds DCM ranking, based on the volume of its transactions in the Russian debt capital market in the first half of 2014.
According to Cbonds, VTB Capital arranged 39 transactions in the first six months of 2014, with a total volume of RUB157.16 bn and a 31.1% market share.
Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, said: “For the past few years, VTB Capital has continued to hold leading position in debt capital markets, both in Russia and abroad. This year our DCM team has implemented a number of major transactions, which is testament to our growing success.”
VTB Capital, the Investment Business of VTB Group, is one of the three strategic business arms of VTB Group, along with the corporate and retail businesses. Since its foundation in 2008, VTB Capital has taken part in more than 470 ECM and DCM deals, which were instrumental in attracting more than USD 194bn worth of investments to Russia and CIS.
VTB Capital offers a full range of investment banking products and services to Russian and international clients, focusing on arranging operations in the debt, equity, global commodities markets, developing investment and asset management, advising clients on M&A and ECM deals in Russia and abroad. VTB Capital operates in London, Singapore, Dubai, Hong Kong, Sofia, New York, Paris and Vienna, with headquarters in Moscow.
VTB Capital holds top positions in debt and equity capital markets, as well as M&A, in Russia, CIS and CEE according to the 2011-2013 league tables by Dealogic, Bloomberg and Thomson Reuters.
VTB Capital’s research team was ranked #1 in the Institutional Investor All-Russia Investor Survey in 2014 and Thomson Reuters’ Extel Survey in 2011 and 2012. VTB Capital has been named Best Equities Sales and Trading firm in Russia by the annual Thomson Reuters Extel Survey and Institutional Investor All-Russia Survey since 2011.
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