December 12, 2017 | Cbonds
Cbonds Agency announced the winners in the nominations of Cbonds Awards – 2017. The traditional ceremony of market awarding took place on December, 8 in St. Petersburg at a gala dinner marking the closing of the XV Russian Bond Congress. This year awards were given in 27 categories.
The first prize for the best analysis on the bond market got VTB Capital. The second place took Raiffeisenbank, the third place market participants gave to the team of ROSBANK.
For the best analysis on the macroeconomics, the victory conquered by Raiffeisenbank. The second place got Bank Saint Petersburg. The third place was received by REGION Group.
The best bond market sales this year became the team of Gazprombank. The team of VTB Capital took the second place after leading in that position for several years. The third place went to Sovcombank.
The best investment bank for working with first tier issuers became Gazprombank, on the second place respondents gave to VTB Capital, the third place nominee went to Sberbank CIB.
Sovcombank became the leader in the nomination “Best Investment Bank – Arranger for Second and Third Tier Issuers”. REGION Group received a silver medal, the bronze medal went to BCS.
The winner in the nomination “Best Investment Bank on Eurobonds Market” became VTB Capital, followed by Gazprombank and Sberbank CIB.
The best investment bank on the market of the Russian Federation subjects and municipalities for the second year in a row became Sovcombank, VTB Capital was the second again, the third place this year was achieved by Sberbank CIB.
The most outstanding results in working with financial institutions, according to market participants, in 2017 showed the team of Sberbank CIB, the second place in this nomination took Gazprombank, the third was marked the Russian Agricultural Bank.
VTB Capital was the best in working with the non-financial sector. Gazprombank got the second place, BCS took the third place.
Gazprombank showed the best trading in the bond market for the second year in a row, the silver took VTB Capital, REGION became the third.
Best voice brokerage was BGC Partners, Inc. The second place took ADIX, the third nominee became Tradition CIS LLC.
REGION won in the nomination “Best Bond Market Broker Company”, the second place award received Gazprombank, the third place went to Veles Capital.
The best institutional investor in the bond market was recognized TransFinGroup.
LECAP company triumphed in “Best Legal Advisory on Financial Market” category, Liniya Prava was appraised by a silver award , the bronze prize-winner became the company Baker & McKenzie.
Company BKS received the most votes in the nomination “The Breakthrough of the Year”.
The debut of this year became the MACRO MARKETS INSIDE telegram-channel.
The market considered State Transport Leasing Company to be awarded as the Issuer of the Year.
One of the most interesting primary corporate bond deals was the issue of the Concern Kalashnikov of BO-P01 series in the amount of 3 billion rubles. The bookrunner was the Bank of RUSSIA. The second best deal was announced the bond issue of the company FGC UES of the series BO-01 in the amount of 9 billion rubles. The placement was arranged by VTB Capital, Gazprombank, Sberbank CIB.
Among the primary placement of subfederal/municipal bond the leader was the issue of the Yaroslavl region of 35015 series in the amount of 10 billion rubles, which was arranged by VTB Capital and Sovcombank.
Mortgage Agent Vozrozhdenie 5, class A was the best on the securitization market.
The prize for the best primary eurobond deal went to the RUSAL PLC, 5.3% 3may2023. This deal was arranged by Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Gazprombank, JP Morgan, Renaissance Capital, Sberbank CIB, VTB Capital, Sovcombank.
The best high-yield deal was nominated the issue of Obuvrus of BO-01 series in the amount of 1.5 bln rubles. The arranger was BCS.
KTZH Finance of 01 series, 15 bln rubles has received the award in the nomination “Best Foreign Issuer Deal”. The issue was lead-managed by REGION Group, Renaissance Capital and Halyk Finance.
The Issue of RusHydro, 8.125%, 28sep2022 was considered the best deal in rubles on the international market. The placement was organized by Gazprombank, VTB Capital, JP Morgan, Sberbank CIB.
The innovation of the year was the issue of the Finance Department of the Yamalo-Nenetsky AO of 35003 series in the amount of 1 billion rubles. The issue organized by Gazprombank and Zapsibkombank.
St. Petersburg issue of 35001 series in the amount of 30 billion rubles was recognized as “Return of the year”. This issue was arranged by VTB Capital, Gazprombank, Sberbank CIB.
Cbonds Awards is an annual prize, which is given to the best participants of the Russian bond market according to the results of the open voting.
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