VTB Capital has kept #1 position in the Cbonds H1 2011 Eurobond bookrunners league tables for CIS for the third year in row. VTB Capital arranged 17 transactions totaling USD4.1bn. The company’s market share reached 14.9%.
VTB Capital is also ranked #1 Eurobond bookrunner for Russian issuers with 10 issues totaling USD2.6bn. VTB Capital’s market share in Russia was 13.7%.
In H1 2011, VTB Capital was #1 DCM and ECM bookrunner in the Russian league tables by Dealogic and Bloomberg.
Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM, VTB Capital, said: ‘First half of 2011 was record breaking in the number and volume of Russian and CIS issuers borrowing with more than 40 transactions totaling over USD26bn which is 40% more than the H1 2010 results. This reflects the favourable market conditions and international investors’ increasing trust in Russia. We had a number of very successful deals such as 20-year GBP Eurobond issue of “Russian Railways” and Rouble Eurobond issue of Russian Federation and Russian Agricultural Bank”.