VTB Capital named Best Investment Bank in Russia by Euromoney
VTB Capital has been named the Best Investment Bank in Russia by the Euromoney 2014 Awards for Excellence for the third year in a row.
The Euromoney Award for Excellence is given to financial organisations and banking professionals who have achieved outstanding results in the market.
This prestigious international award confirms VTB Capital’s leadership in the Russian investment banking market. VTB Capital continues to take top spots in the Dealogic league tables, leading in DCM and ECM rankings across Russia and CIS for the first half of 2014.
In June 2014 VTB Capital was named Best Equities Sales and Trading firm in Russia by the Institutional Investor All-Russia Survey 2014 and Thomson Reuters Extel Survey 2014. VTB Capital’s research team also took the top spot of the Institutional Investor 2014 All-Russia investor survey.
Alexei Yakovitsky, Global CEO of VTB Capital, said: “The Euromoney Awards for Excellence are among the most respected in the financial market. We are delighted that VTB Capital achievements continue to be recognised by experts worldwide. This year, despite the difficult market conditions, we have successfully implemented a number of major transactions, maintaining our leading position in the Russian market.”
Earlier this year, VTB Capital won the EMEA Finance and International Finance Magazine (IFM) award for Best Investment Bank in Russia 2013 and was also named the Best Equity Bank in Russia by Global Banking and Finance Review magazine.
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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