VTB Capital has won in several categories of the annual Cbonds Awards. The investment bank took first place in the Best Bond Market Research Team, Best Russian Investment Bank in the Eurobond Market, and Best Arranger for Financial Institutions categories. It has also secured leading positions, within the top 3, in the Best Bond Market Sales Team, Best Arranger for the Non-Financial Sector, and Best Arranger for Subfederal/Municipal Bonds categories.
A number of transactions led by VTB Capital were also recognised at the awards. The bank was awarded the following titles:
Best Primary Corporate Bond Deal for Rusal
Best Primary Subfederal/Municipal Bond Deal for the government bond issue of Moscow Region
Best Primary Eurobond Deal for the issuance of the Russian Railways Eurobond
Debut of the Year as the arranger of the placement of Retail Bel Finance
Riccardo Orcel, Head of Global Banking at VTB Capital, said: “For many years now, VTB Capital divisions has received Cbonds Awards in various categories, which demonstrates the professionalism of our team, and the high standard of our investment banking services. Interest in our bank’s products has been growing steadily, and this year we have seen a revival in the market due to the current macroeconomic situation and an improved investment climate. We plan to remain a market leader and a reliable partner for our clients.”
Cbonds Awards, held annually since 2006, are the first awards where winners are chosen by bond market players themselves, through an open voting process.
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