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  • VTB Capital says ‘blockchain has no commercial use’

    VTB Capital has no interest in adopting blockchain technology for banking, said Dmitry Snesar, VTB’s head of client coverage, at VTB Capital’s Russia Calling conference in Moscow this week.

    • 29 Nov 2018
  • New UK sanction ideas on Russia are toothless

    The UK's foreign affairs committee report, released on Monday, holds the US Treasury’s sanctions strategy in high regard, because of the immediate impact on financial markets. But it misunderstands the reason for the US-driven sell-off, and so its recommendations are faulty as well.

    • 22 May 2018
  • VTB pivots to China for business, post-sanctions

    VTB Capital is making headway in seeking to grow its capital markets and investment banking business in Asia, after growth plans in the US and Europe were stymied by sanctions.

    • 15 Nov 2017
  • VTB’s banking head unfazed by new US sanctions

    Sanctions on Russia could be tightened following a bill that passed the US Senate nearly unanimously in mid-June, but even though some commentators are sceptical that they will be implemented, VTB head of global banking Riccardo Orcel said that it won't stop the Russian state-controlled bank’s expansion into new markets.

    • 28 Jun 2017
  • Morgan Stanley hires senior EM credit trader

    Morgan Stanley has hired an ex-Barclays emerging markets credit trader with over 20 years experience for its EM credit trading desk in London.

    • 24 Jan 2017

Latest market news

  • EuroChem goes inside curve with rouble bond

    Eurochem, a fertiliser company registered in Switzerland, hit screens last week for a pair of rouble-denominated bonds, raising a combined Rb20bn at a level inside its curve.

    • 16 Jul 2019
  • Russia pays nil to negative premium for dollar taps

    Russia saw more than $8bn of orders at peak demand for a tap of its 2029 and 2035 Eurobonds, with the sovereign getting such a rapturous response that it paid zero to negative new issue premiums.

    • 21 Jun 2019
  • Russia to tap as fear of sanctions ignored in frenzied EM buying

    The Russian Federation was set to increase its 2029 and 2035 dollar bonds on Thursday evening as the risk of further US sanctions against the country recedes and the prospect of lower of US interest rates increases demand for the debt. A $7bn combined book had been built for the taps.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Russia to tap twice as rates outlook trumps sanctions fears

    The Russian Federation is to increase its its 2029 and 2035 dollar bonds as the risk of further US sanctions against the country recedes and the prospect of lower of US interest rates has increased demand for the debt.

    • 20 Jun 2019
  • Euroblog: thanks for nothing, VTB Capital

    If the date of one major capital markets event in Russia is anything to go by, the locals have given up on attracting US investors all together.

    • 12 Jun 2019

VTB Capital In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 20 Aug 2019
Dollar Denominated SSA (Excl US Agency) 18 15 2,820.91 3 1.25% 1.53%
European Sovereign Bonds 18 14 3,044.70 5 1.93% 2.59%
Bookrunners of European Structured Finance 21 565.05 1 1.09%
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 10 6 4,210.80 13 3.05% 3.63%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 260,621.66 1168 8.50%
2 Citi 237,013.77 993 7.73%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 202,064.03 831 6.59%
4 Barclays 188,016.56 770 6.13%
5 Goldman Sachs 146,834.39 610 4.79%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 BNP Paribas 31,872.91 136 7.74%
2 Credit Agricole CIB 27,567.28 117 6.69%
3 JPMorgan 23,570.89 63 5.72%
4 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 23,072.58 63 5.60%
5 UniCredit 20,250.58 112 4.91%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 8,332.08 50 10.24%
2 Morgan Stanley 7,744.92 38 9.52%
3 Goldman Sachs 7,137.68 38 8.77%
4 Citi 5,856.44 44 7.20%
5 UBS 4,823.67 25 5.93%