Sponsors

 

Otkritie Financial Corporation

Platinum Sponsor

Otkritie Financial Corporation is a full-service financial group with assets of over RUB1.3 trillion offering retail, corporate, and institutional clients a wide range of banking, investment, insurance, and pension plan solutions. Otkritie’s client base comprises over 3.6 million individuals and 140,000 companies. Otkritie has been very successful in developing its business in the US and the UK. The Corporation's investment unit, Otkritie Capital, ranks among the leading Russian companies on the London Stock Exchange and is one of the top-3 largest investment companies in turnover on the Moscow Stock Exchange.

 

J.P. Morgan Corporate & Investment Bank

Global Partner

J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With $18.8 trillion of assets under custody and $393 billion in deposits, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. Further information about J.P. Morgan is available at www.jpmorgan.com.

 


Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Sponsor

Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses and large corporations. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is a long-established participant in EMEA with a presence since 1922. With offices in over 30 cities, it offers an integrated and comprehensive set of products and services across Global Corporate & Investment Banking, Global Markets, Wealth Management and Consumer Card, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise.

 

BCS Financial Group

Sponsor

BCS Financial Group is a leading financial services company, provider of innovative and customizable high-touch and low-touch solutions for Russian, global and emerging markets.

BCS offers investment banking services in London via its FCA authorised and regulated UK entity BCS Prime Brokerage Limited (BCS UK) BCS takes an innovative approach to electronic trading with deep technological know-how, specialized back to front systems with full straight through processing and transparent pricing models.

Our approach is built on a combination of capital markets expertise and technology enhanced by a strong financing capability. With an absolute leadership position, BCS is the broker of choice for trading Russian instruments

Our goal is twofold: firstly, to provide high quality capital market services to our clients that will allow them to capture unique investment opportunities; secondly, to strengthen our company and ensure its long-term financial standing.

 

WOOD & Company

Sponsor

WOOD & Company is a leading Investment Bank focused on European Emerging markets. Founded in 1991 in the Czech Republic, WOOD & Company was one of the pioneers in the evolution of the European Emerging equity markets. Since then our company has grown to a team of over 150 employees spread across five regional offices and an international distribution hub in London.

Our strength is based on our multi-local footprint and the idea that a team of experienced and well-connected local professionals can provide the best market insight and service to our regional and international client base.

Our team members have consistently taken leading positions in the most prominent investor surveys and provide the full range of investment banking products and services including equity sales, electronic trading, equity structured products, equity research, equity capital markets, corporate advisory and asset management.

As an independent institution, WOOD & Company has a great amount of flexibility. Being independent guarantees that our clients’ goals are aligned with ours and we have the ability to seek the optimal solution for them. The company is owned by the Senior Management which is also involved in day-to-day business operations.

 

PwC

Sponsor

PwC UK helps organisations and individuals create the value they’re looking for. We’re a member of the PwC network of firms in 158 countries with more than 180,000 people. We’re committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. Tell us what matters to you and find out more by visiting us at www.pwc.co.uk

 

Bloomberg Tradebook

Sponsor

BLOOMBERG TRADEBOOK® is an agency broker that provides anonymous direct market access (DMA) and algorithmic trading for more than 120 global equity exchanges, alternative venues and dark pools in 44 countries. With access more than 65 primary exchanges, 20 alternative trading venues and 40 dark pools and crossing networks,  Tradebook is a unique aggregator of liquidity, with near universal, fully anonymous access to lit and dark venues to minimize your order’s footprint and potential information leakage.