VTB Capital continues to be the top equity house in Russia and the CIS region (according to league tables by Bloomberg, Dealogic and Refinitiv).
From the very large privatizations and initial public offerings to rapid block trades, VTB Capital established itself as a leading platform in the region that connects corporations and institutional investors.
With more than US$60 billion of accumulated volume of transactions executed around the globe, more than half of which raised by Russian corporate clients, VTB Capital is focused on delivering best execution through a tailor-made advice and unparalleled market access.
Every new transaction benefits from our ever-evolving experience, gleaned from global investor communication and trusted corporate dialogue, a comprehensive strategy that helped us build an impressive track record of repeat business in this increasingly competitive market.
VTB Capital was ranked № 1 in Russian equity offerings eight time in the last decade. Our track record during that period includes an impressive lineup of landmark transaction that set new records in the region and on a global scale.
So far this year, VTB Capital has continued to drive the Russian equity capital market forward having completed more equity offerings than any other bank. This includes several accelerated bookbuilds, an equity-linked offering and an IPO.
VTB Capital has a growing presence in the international ECM arena having acted as a Joint Bookrunner in the US$206 million IPO of Global Ports Holding (Turkey), the largest cruise port operator in the world. Previously VTB Capital has acted as Co-Lead Placing Agent in a EUR 1 billion capital increase by Bank of Cyprus, the largest banking group in the country, and as a Co-Bookrunner in the EUR 1.5 billion rights issue by Banco Popolare, the fourth largest bank in Italy. VTB Capital also participated in a EUR 2.86 billion capital increase by Greece’s third largest bank, Eurobank Ergasias.
In addition to being the regional leader by number and volume of equity placements, VTB Capital regularly wins ‘Best Equity Offering of the Year’ awards evidencing public recognition for the superior quality of the service VTB Capital provides to clients.