Apr 12, 2019
On 28 March 2019, the 11th Correspondent Banking Forum was held by VTB Bank Europe in Moscow. The event is a platform for presenting new loan and financial products and payment transaction services VTB Bank Europe. The main objective of the Forum is to interact with customers effectively. About 200 guests took part in the Forum, including top government officials, representatives of Russian and foreign banks and financial institutions, management of VTB Bank Europe. A rich programme of the Forum is intended for discussion of a broad range of aspects of modern financial services industry. During key speakers’ presentations and panel discussions there was given an in-depth peer review of the most actual issues facing market participants.
The Forum started with the opening speech by Arthur Iliyav, Chairman of the Management Board of VTB Bank Europe.
The session ‘Next Macro Economic & Financial Environment’ was attended by Igor Marich, Managing Director of FX, MM & Derivatives, Member of the Executive Board, Moscow Exchange and Dmitry Chernyadiev, Deputy Head of the Research, Analysis and
Forecasting Department, Bank of Russia. Alexander Isakov, Chief economist, VTB Capital, moderated the session.
In continuation of the Forum, a Q&A session with Alexey Moiseev, Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation, was held.
During the panel session ‘Banking products’ presentations were made by Peter Petrik, Head of Credit, Leveraged Finance & Investments, VTB Bank Europe and Vitaly Andreev, Director, FX and Rates, VTB Bank Europe.
Special attention was paid to the advantages of VTB Bank Europe in terms of international settlements, trade financing and procedures for anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing (AML/CTF). The key speakers were Elvira Petrik, Senior Relationship Manager, Financial Institutions, VTB Bank Europe; Sascha Halllex, Head of International Payments, VTB Bank Europe, Viktor Luft, IT Application Manager, Business Applications, VTB Bank Europe, and Sebastian Glaab, Division Head of Compliance/AML/KYC, VTB Bank Europe.
VTB Bank (Europe) SE is part of the VTB Group, providing a wide range of services in frames of Corporate Investment Business (CIB).