Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, participated in the “Bonds, Loans and Derivatives. Russia and CIS” conference held on March 3, 2015, in Moscow. The event’s agenda focused on the latest trends in the capital markets of Russia and CIS.
During a panel session titled “Raising capital and hedging in rubles: What are the opportunities and the challenges?” moderated by Andrey Solovyev, participants discussed the state of the ruble bond market and the potential volume of deals it can attract. The session also addressed issues such as the Central Bank of Russian Federation’s initiatives to encourage ruble issuances and convert profits into hard currency, as well as the prospects for major companies to raise capital in rubles. Focusing on the factors contributing to successful issuance and hedging of ruble bonds, market experts shared their case studies to ensure that their solid track record would be incorporated into future deals.
The “Bonds, Loans and Derivatives. Russia and CIS” conference brings together market professionals from leading international and Russian companies to discuss current issues affecting the industry, new products and market outlook.
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