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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

  • 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
  • Russian RMBS hits market as VTB ramps up securitization

    Bookrunner VTB Capital closed a securitization backed by loans made by Russian mortgage agency DOM.RF Mortgage Agent, as the government-guaranteed issuer steps up its securitization plans.

    • 04 Jun 2019
  • GeoProMining hits road for debut Eurobond

    GeoProMining Group, a mining company operating in Russia and Armenia, announced its first ever bond on Thursday — a Reg S dollar five year.

    • 30 May 2019
  • Russian Rail pulls off country’s first green, though some baulk

    Russian Railways launched the first international green bond from its home country on Thursday, a €500m eight year bond. While many emerging market investors were keen to look at the paper, despite the US considering a new round of Russian sanctions, several green investors disliked the company’s ESG enough to not participate.

    • 16 May 2019
  • Russian Railways green bond orders top €1.4bn

    Books for Russian Railways’ eight year euro green bond had breached the €1.4bn mark by lunchtime on Wednesday, allowing leads to tighten pricing. A banker away from the note said the levels offered looked fair.

    • 16 May 2019

VTB Capital In The Key League Tables

Asset Rank STLY Amount $m No of issues Share % STLY Share %
  • Last updated
  • 21 May 2019
Bookrunners of CEEMEA International Bonds 24 6 927.59 8 0.94% 3.98%

All International Bonds

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 JPMorgan 189,911.09 841 8.13%
2 Citi 180,336.48 737 7.72%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 150,026.03 618 6.42%
4 Barclays 142,467.32 568 6.10%
5 HSBC 119,450.83 621 5.11%

Bookrunners of All Syndicated Loans EMEA

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Credit Agricole CIB 21,924.17 77 8.18%
2 BNP Paribas 19,758.95 84 7.38%
3 Bank of America Merrill Lynch 17,614.25 49 6.58%
4 Deutsche Bank 12,953.29 48 4.84%
5 UniCredit 12,369.61 66 4.62%

Bookrunners of all EMEA ECM Issuance

Rank Lead Manager Amount $m No of issues Share %
  • Last updated
  • Today
1 Morgan Stanley 6,404.49 28 10.34%
2 JPMorgan 5,770.67 35 9.31%
3 Goldman Sachs 5,595.50 27 9.03%
4 UBS 4,134.32 20 6.67%
5 Citi 4,045.71 28 6.53%