VTB Capital maintains top spot in the Foreign Exchange market in Russia
For the fourth consecutive year VTB Capital has been named the ‘Best Foreign Exchange Provider in Russia’ by Global Finance magazine in their annual international awards.
During the World's Best Foreign Exchange Providers 2015 competition, Global Finance editors, together with industry analysts, corporate executives and independent experts selected the best currency trading providers in 99 countries worldwide. VTB Capital was ranked top among Russian financial institutions in terms of transaction volume, market share, scope of global coverage, customer service, competitive pricing and innovative technologies.
Since its foundation in 2008, VTB Capital has been the leader in the FX market in Russia and other CIS countries, as well as in European and emerging Asian markets. The company has carried out a number of operations with different currencies in the spot and derivative markets for both large institutional investors, as well as for local mid-cap companies. VTB Capital is an active participant in the foreign exchange market in China, offering a variety of products using the Yuan currency.
Alexei Ivanov, Head of Fixed Income Trading at VTB Capital, said: "Providing foreign exchange transactions is one of our key business areas. We work closely with customers worldwide while constantly expanding our product range and improving the quality of our services. The team at VTB Capital has considerable experience in this area and is able to quickly implement complex tasks to provide the best service for our customers. Today, VTB Capital is the undisputed leader of the Russian FX transactions market. Our work is regularly recognised by the professional community, including on an international level with our recent nomination by Global Finance magazine.”
Global Finance magazine has been published in the United States since 1987 and is currently published in 163 countries with a circulation of over 50,000 copies.
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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