Corporate Communications

VTB Capital, the investment banking arm of Russia's VTB Group said Sunday it has launched its operations in the Gulf and wider MENA region with the opening of its office in Dubai

22 June 2009

Sunday, Jun 21, 2009 DUBAI (Zawya Dow Jones)

The company is "actively pursuing a number of initial opportunities in the region in the areas of investment management, M&A, infrastructure and capital markets and expects to announce its first transactions in the second half of 2009," the company said in an e-mailed statement.

VTB Capital will offer a full range of investment banking and advisory services, including fixed income and equity sales, commodities, structured products, M&A, ECM and asset management.

The company said it intends to develop fully-fledged Islamic finance structuring services to international standards for its clients in Russia.

Press office

Head of Press
Natalia Cherepova

VTB Capital

Federation Tower West, 12, Presnenskaya emb., Moscow, 123100