Andrey Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, attended the awards ceremony, which took place on July 5th in London.
The Euromoney Awards for Excellence recognise institutions and individuals that demonstrate outstanding results in the markets in which they operate. The judging criteria take into account volume of business transactions, innovation and leadership, quality of assets, efficiency ratios and key performance indicators.
Solovyev, Global Head of DCM at VTB Capital, said: 'We are delighted that VTB Capital’s achievements in the Russian debt capital market from year to year are recognised by the international investment community. Despite the difficult global economic situation, in 2012 we have successfully implemented a number of significant transactions both in the domestic and global markets'
Earlier in 2012, VTB Capital won Best Investment Bank in EMEA by EMEA Finance; Best Investment Bank of Central and Eastern Europe on ECM and DCM according to BNE; Best Investment Bank in Russia, according to Global Finance. In 2011 and 2012 the VTB Capital research team was ranked #1 in the Thomson Reuters Extel Survey and the Institutional Investor All-Russia Investor Survey. VTB Capital’s sales team was ranked number one in Russia, according to the Institutional Investor All-Russia Sales Team survey, and the bank’s trading team is number one in the II All-Russia Trading Team survey. VTB Capital was also named as the number one brokerage firm in Russia, number one in equity sales and number one in trading and execution by the Thomson Reuters Extel Survey 2012.