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VTB Capital tops Extel Survey 2018

7 June 2018

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VTB Capital Research team has been ranked number one in Russia in the annual Extel Survey 2018 conducted among investors. In addition, the investment bank Research team took leading positions in the following sectors:

  • #1 in Russia: Fixed Income Research
  • #1 in Russia: Oil & Gas
  • #2 in Russia: Banks & Other Financials
  • #2 in Russia: Equity Strategy
  • #2 in Russia: Metals & Mining
  • #2 in Russia: Small & Mid Caps Research
  • #2 in Russia: Telecommunications & Media
  • #3 in Emerging EMEA: Chemicals / Industrials
  • #3 in Emerging EMEA: Metals & Mining


According to the 2018 Extel Survey results, the #1 Russian analysts are Stanislav Bozhenko, senior credit analyst at VTB Capital, in the “Russia: Fixed Income Research” category, and Dmitry Loukashov, Head of Oil & Gas at VTB Capital, in the “Russia: Oil & Gas” category. 

Second places went to Alexey Zabotkin, Head of Equity Research at VTB Capital, in the “Russia: Equity Strategy” nomination, Petr Grishin, Head of Macro Research at VTB Capital, in the “Russia: Fixed Income Research” nomination, Elena Sakhnova, Head of Industrials, Transportation, Materials at VTB Capital, in the “Emerging EMEA: Chemicals / Industrials” nomination, senior analyst Mikhail Shlemov in the “Russia: Banks & Other Financials” nomination, analyst Vladimir Bespalov in the “Russia: Small & Mid Caps Research” nomination, and analyst Ivan Kim in the “Russia: Telecommunications & Media” nomination. 

Third places went to Maxim Korovin, senior strategist at VTB Capital, in the “Russia: Fixed Income Research” nomination, analyst Ekaterina Rodina in the “Russia: Oil & Gas” nomination, analyst Ilya Piterskiy in the “Russia: Equity Strategy” nomination, and Dmitry Glushakov, Head of Metals and Mining Research at VTB Capital, in the “Russia: Metals & Mining” nomination.

Moreover, VTB Capital Sales and Trading teams were ranked number two in the “Russia: Equity Sales” and “Russia: Trading & Execution” categories. Irina Lukyanova, equity sales trader at VTB Capital, was ranked #1 in the “Russia: Equity Trading and Execution” category and #3 in the “Russia: Equity Sales” category.

Alexei Yakovitsky, Global CEO at VTB Capital, said: “We are proud of VTB Capital’s impressive performance across such a wide range of categories in this year’s Extel Survey. High-quality research and equity sales and trading capabilities are an essential part of investment banking business, and we believe the team’s valuable expertise allows our clients to make informed decisions on their strategic investments.” 

Additionally, VTB Capital Investment Forum RUSSIA CALLING! was named #1 Pan European Broker Conference in Russia. 


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