VTB Bank


VTB Bank (former Vneshtorgbank) is one of the leading universal banks of Russia. VTB Bank and its subsidiaries form a leading Russian financial group – VTB Group, offering a wide range of banking services and products in Russia, CIS, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the U.S. The Group’s largest subsidiaries in Russia are VTB 24, Bank of Moscow.

VTB was ranked 446th on the FT Global 500 2012, The Financial Times’ annual snapshot of the world's largest companies. It climbed to 210th in the ranking of the 500 largest companies in Europe, the FT Europe 500 2014, and to 127th in the FT Emerging 500 2014, the list of the 500 largest companies on the world’s emerging markets. The Moscow-based bank is registered in St. Petersburg and came 66th in the British magazine The Banker’s Top 1,000 World Banks in terms of capital in 2014.

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Maxim Blazhko enjoys the debt

Business14.09.2017

The bankrupt businessman can disappear abroad, leaving his creditors high and dry. 

The Taras Bulba principle: how the government brought up and killed a private bank

Business05.09.2017

Over the last nine years, the Otkritie Group with the governmental help has become the largest player in the banking market.

Said Kerimov transfers his debts from Cyprus to Jersey

Business30.07.2017

His PGIL pledged 51% of Polyus to Sberbank.

The financial scarecrow for banker Pugachev

Business20.07.2017

The Deposit Insurance Agency is trying to get its hands on the runaway billionaire Sergei Pugachev in the UK. The DIA is trying to prove that the businessman hid the capital in the trusts. Will the oligarch manage to save money, and who had helped him to withdraw it?

Security villa of Dmitry Kostigin

Business13.07.2017

The property of co-founder of Russia's Internet retailer Ulmart was arrested in Saint-Tropez.

African safari of VTB

Business06.07.2017

Why did the oligarch Alexander Mashkevich bring the state bank to the Congo?

VTB will sell its hotels in Moscow cheaply

Business04.07.2017

Their buyers may turn out to be entities connected with the head of the bank Andrey Kostin or his entourage, experts suspect.

Sechin's plan: trillions of rubles of investment, growth of gas production and focus on petrochemistry

Business23.06.2017

The implementation of the Rosneft-2022 strategy will increase the market value of the largest Russian oil company by 25-30%, Igor Sechin asserts.

German communication agent of the Russian president

Business15.05.2017

The $17 billion deal between Rosneft and British oil and gas giant British Petroleum was consulted by the firm with the participation of an old Putin friend, Matthias Warnig.

Forbes publishers: Shmatko and Sechin

Business04.04.2017

Left without the "western protection", Russian Forbes is rapidly degraded.

Andrey Chernyakov against VTB raiders

Business27.03.2017

NGO Cosmos has been captured by the people involved in scandals with offshore salaries and bribery of Forbes.

Thieves and VTB

Crime22.03.2017

The corporate culture is based on the state bank embezzlement and murders of witnesses.

How the daughters of a FSB general do business

Business20.03.2017

The family of the FSB "caretaker", with the help of intelligence and businessmen from the Forbes list, invests in fashion, development and hunting.

The Russian banks in Ukraine are deprived of the capital

Business17.03.2017

Russian banks at risk of losing business in Ukraine.

Difficulties of the Diamond King

Business10.03.2017

Will the owner of Africa Israel Investments Lev Leviev save his business?

Andrey Kostin hides everything

Business03.03.2017

VTB financial statements are made to hide the real state of affairs in the bank. That's why the rating agencies gave it low marks.

The head of VTB Andrey Kostin has demanded a high rating

Business28.02.2017

Top management of the second largest state bank in Russia is sabotaging the plans for privatization and accused the expert agency of the "wrong method."

Country for a penny

Society27.02.2017

Russia is waiting for a new privatization, senseless and merciless.

VTB privatization will take place only after the resignation of Andrey Kostin

Business22.02.2017

The current head of VTB actually blocked the decision of the Government for the sale of a blocking stake in the bank. Now the privatization is possible either after the lifting of sanctions, or after the resignation of the stubborn top manager.

Bulgarian nightmare of VTB Bank

Business20.02.2017

For more than six months VTB can not come into the ownership of the largest telecommunications operator in Bulgaria Vivacom because of a questionable purchase scheme.

Jewelry bankruptcy of Yashma Zoloto

Business13.02.2017

How one of the largest Russian jewelry chains and its owners are being bankrupted. 

Kiev put an end to the Russian capital infusion

Business09.02.2017

Subsidiares of the state banks of Russia cannot hope for any development.

The main shareholder of FosAgro to lose control of the company

Business08.02.2017

The family of General Director of FosAgro Andrey Guriev, which owns 50.28% of the company, will reduce its share by offering 5% on stock exchanges in London and Moscow. The shares will be bought by a consortium of international investors led by the Russian Direct Investment Fund, including six of sovereign wealth funds from Asia and the Middle East.

Mystery of VTB Bank

Business02.02.2017

Why VTB declined to publish its ranking and report the salary of its head Andrey Kostin.

VTB plans to double its net profit

Business01.02.2017

This year, the group intends to earn 100 billion rubles, and 200 billion rubles in 2019.

VTB may buy two banks in Siberia and the Urals

Business19.01.2017

State Bank resumed negotiations with Zapsibcombank, after assessing its price last spring.

VTB helped to launch the privatization of Rosneft

Business17.01.2017

The bank issued a loan of 692 billion rubles for the purchase of 19.5% stake in the oil company.

Why FC Dynamo lost property and investors

Business13.01.2017

After 12 years, FC Dynamo returns from VTB to the Dynamo society.