VTB Capital maintains top position in Cbonds League Table
VTB Capital was today named the top local bond issue arranger in Russia by Cbonds. In 2014, the company arranged 76 transactions for a total of RUB 374.9 billion, accounting for 29.3 per cent of the market share.
VTB Capital has held first place in the Cbonds ratings since 2009.
Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, said: “The Cbonds league tables results once again confirm that VTB Capital is the partner of choice in the Russian debt market. In 2014, we successfully implemented a number of landmark transactions for issuers from Russia and the rest of the world. This should ensure we have a solid year ahead of us, and I'm confident we will continue to grow the development of the company's business in the international debt capital markets.”
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 500 ECM and DCM deals, which were instrumental in attracting more than USD 200bn 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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