VTB Capital named leading Russian domestic bond bookrunner by Bloomberg
Bloomberg has named VTB Capital as the top bookrunner for Russian domestic bonds for 1H 2014 in its latest league tables. According to the rankings the company also has a leading market share with a 34.4%, up from 27.3% in the same period last year.
Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, said: “These rankings highlight the success of our DCM business in recent years. We continue to hold top positions in debt capital markets, both in Russia and abroad. This is a testament to the quality of our team and our track record in managing major transactions around the world.”
VTB Capital also recently secured first place in the Dealogic league tables in DCM across Russia and CIS in 1H 2014. VTB Capital was also named the leading in DCM, according to Cbonds rankings, based on the volume of its transactions in the Russian debt capital market in the first half of 2014.
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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