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Kadyrov, Kostin discuss investments in Chechnya

VTB Bank President and Chairman of the Board Andrey Kostin visited Grozny and met with the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov, Kadyrov wrote on his Instagram page. "During the friendly conversation, …

 Russia’s average mortgage rate to decline to 10%

The average interest rate on Russian mortgage loans is expected to fall to 10% by the end of the year from around 11% currently, CEO of the country’s second biggest lender VTB Bank, Andrei Kostin, said at a meeting …

 Azerbaijani President meets VTB Bank President

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has received the President and Chairman of the Management Board of VTB Bank Andrey Kostin. At the meeting they emphasized the excellent organization of the …

'People's' bonds becoming popular

For the first day, the Russians bought government federal bonds for individuals - 'people's bonds' - in the amount of 696.8 million rubles, the Russian Ministry of Finance said. "The placed volume is 696,807 million …

Sberbank becomes most valuable Russian bank

Sberbank became the only Russian brand in the Top100 of the banking rating and the only Russian banking brand in the Brand Finance Global 500, its brand value has increased by 33% over the last year (almost 570 billion rubles).  …

 VTB CEO: Russia's key interest rate could be cut

VTB Bank Chief Executive Andrei Kostin said he thought there was scope for rate cuts in Russia and that the key rate, now at 10 percent, could be cut by 0.25-0.50 percentage points. Kostin was speaking to journalists on …

Andrei Kostin: dollar to decline by six rubles

Until the end of 2017, the ruble exchange rate may strengthen by 10%, the head of VTB Andrey Kostin said. "We believe that the ruble had to strengthen, but it was before  the government announced the …

VTB to become private bank

Russian President Vladimir Putin signed an order, allowing the state to reduce its holding in VTB Bank. The new threshold for VTB to remain a strategic asset was lowered to 45% from 50% plus one share, Gazeta.ru reports …

SOFAZ remains second largest shareholder of VTB

VTB has released data on its shareholders as of January 25th 2016. According to the daya, the Federal Property Management Agency has the largest package – 60.9%. Its share remained unchanged from the date of publication of the ...