VTB Group is a leading Russian financial group, offering a wide range of banking services and products in Russia, the CIS, Europe, Asia and Africa. As of September 30, 2012, it was the second largest financial group in Russia in terms of assets (R7 184,7 bln), loans (R4 778,3 bln) and customer deposits (R3 521,8 bln).
VTB Group’s business model covers corporate, investment and retail businesses.
The group conducts its banking business in Russia through VTB Bank as a parent and five subsidiary banks. Its largest subsidiary banks in Russia are VTB 24, Bank of Moscow and TransCreditBank.
VTB Group’s investment arm, VTB Capital, has established itself as a leader in debt capital markets (DCM) and equity capital markets (ECM) in Russia and the CIS.
VTB Bank’s major shareholder is the Russian government, which holds 75.5% of the share capital via the Federal Property Management Agency. The remaining equity is traded locally and on the London Stock Exchange.
VTB Group employs 76,528 people (as of September 20, 2012).