VTB Capital has received Global Finance magazine’s annual “World's Best Investment Bank" award in three categories: Best Investment Bank in Central and Eastern Europe, Best Equity Bank in Central and Eastern Europe and Best Investment Bank in Russia. This is the fourth consecutive year that VTB Capital has won Best Investment Bank in Russia.
The winners were selected by Global Finance editors who, with input from industry experts, used criteria including market share, number and size of deals, service and advice, structuring capabilities, distribution network, efforts to address market conditions, innovation, pricing, after-market performance of underwritings, and market reputation.
, Deputy CEO of VTB Group and Head of Global Banking at VTB Capital, said: "We are delighted that Global Finance has chosen VTB Capital for three such prestigious awards this year. We are proud to be the “Best Investment Bank in Russia“ for four years in a row and are thrilled that our fast growing international business has won the “Best Investment Bank in Central and Eastern Europe. It is also gratifying that our innovations in the ECM area have been recognised in the “Best Equity Bank in Central and Eastern Europe“ category. 2015 was an exciting year at VTB Capital as we took top place and record market share in Russia across M&A, ECM and DCM products ,and won international mandates from clients in Africa, China, Eastern and Western Europe, and the USA, which gives us strong momentum going into 2016."
In 2015, VTB Capital took first position in both the Dealogic and Thomson Reuters league tables in the DCM, ECM and M&A rankings across Russia and the CIS. In 2015, VTB Capital was also named Best Investment Bank in Russia by Euromoney Awards for Excellence and International Finance Magazine (UK). VTB Capital was also named Best Investment Bank for M&A in Russia and the UK, based on the votes of market participants and Finance Monthly’s own research. VTB Capital’s research team has been ranked number one by the Extel Survey 2015.
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