VTB Capital wins four 2014 EMEA Finance Awards
VTB Capital has been awarded four EMEA Finance Awards including “Best Securitisation House in EMEA” and “Best Rouble Bond House in EMEA”. VTB Capital-led transactions also received awards in the following categories:
VTB Capital is receiving EMEA Finance Awards for the sixth year in a row, once again confirming the company's ability to implement complex and large-scale transactions.
Andrey Suchkov, Head of Securitisation at VTB Capital, said: “The record volume of mortgage loans in Russia last year was more than 14% funded through securitisation. This is a significant proportion. Securitisation could become an additional funding tool for banks providing credit to real estate sector and thus contributing to economic growth.”
Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, noted: “Despite the fact that 2014 was a difficult year for debt capital markets, VTB Capital has implemented a number of significant transactions for issuers from Russia and other parts of the world. To receive a sixth EMEA Finance Award in a row emphasises the high level of expertise at VTB Capital and recognises the company as a reliable partner for market participants.”
In 2014, VTB Capital also took leading positions in Dealogic’s league tables in the DCM, ECM and M&A rankings across Russia and the CIS. Euromoney named VTB Capital the Best Investment Bank in Russia for the third year in a row. VTB Capital was also named the “Best Investment Bank” in Russia by Acquisition International Magazine, becoming the first Russian investment bank to win this award.
In 2015 bne IntelliNews named VTB Capital the Best Bank for Debt Capital Markets in CEE and CIS. The Institutional Investor All-Russia Survey 2014 and Thomson Reuters Extel Survey 2014 named VTB Capital the Best Sales and Trading firm in Russia. VTB Capital’s Research team also reclaimed the top spot in the Institutional Investor 2014 All-Russia investor survey.
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 515 ECM and DCM deals, which were instrumental in attracting more than USD 204bn 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 2011-2014 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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