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How are banks underwriting and syndicating loans in the new environment of low interest rates, low oil price and COVID-influenced liquidity?

Broadcast on Mar 3, 2021 from Livestream: Bonds, Loans & Derivatives Russia & CIS 2021 - Virtual Conference

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Sovcombank

Silver Sponsor

Fitch Ratings

Silver Sponsor

White & Case

Bronze Sponsor

Allen & Overy

Bronze Sponsor

ING

Bronze Sponsor

Rosbank

Bronze Sponsor

Vienna Stock Exchange (Wiener Börse)

Corporate Sponsor

Chelpipe Group

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Delo Group

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Gazprom Neft

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GV Gold

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MMK

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Metalloinvest

Corporate Sponsor

Segezha Group

Corporate Sponsor

Severstal

Corporate Sponsor

Slavneft

Corporate Sponsor

Tatneft

Supporting Partner

Russian Association of Corporate Treasurers

Supporting Partner

Russo-British Chamber of Commerce (RBCC)

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  • How are historically low interest rates and tight pricing in the capital markets impacting the way banks (approach) lending?
  • Who are the lenders ready to put money on the table in Russia? Have global banks retrenched/re-regionalised towards their home markets?
  • Future of LIBOR and impact on bank liquidity and risk-free lending?
  • Public vs. private sector: Where are banks’ sweet-spots?
  • Underwriting to distribute in Russia: Selling down loans under Russian LMA
  • Project finance factory: What are the opportunities for commercial banks?

Moderator

Natalia Nikitina

Natalia Nikitina

Natalia Nikitina

Partner at White & Case

Natalia Nikitina is the head of banking and finance practice group in Moscow office. With White & Case since 1999, Natalia has worked on many of the major deals in Russia and the CIS. She has extensive experience representing clients in finance transactions, including asset-based financings, trade finance, acquisition finance, project finance and pre-export finance.

Recognized as a one of the leading finance lawyers in the Russian market, Natalia is praised for her legal and commercial skills by reputable legal directories, including Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and others. According to clients, Natalia "always has good control over the matters, an excellent understanding of the market and helps navigating through complex matters." (Chambers Global, 2019)

White & Case

Natalia Nikitina

Speakers

Denis Shanurenkov

Denis Shanurenkov

Managing Director, Head of Syndications and Structuring

Sberbank

Denis Shanurenkov

Denis Shanurenkov

Managing Director, Head of Syndications and Structuring at Sberbank

Over 10 years of managerial experience in banking. Before joining Sberbank Denis headed Structured finance Department at Alfa Bank, with main focus on the arrangement of syndicated loans to largest corporate clients, on the project finance and on the structured loan solutions.

Before Alfa Bank Denis was a co-head of Bonds and Loans Origination team at Commerzbank’s Moscow office. Joined Sberbank in 2010.

Denis has an MBA degree from Emory University, Atlanta, USA.

Sberbank

Denis Shanurenkov
Nicolas Lipovsky

Nicolas Lipovsky

Managing Director, Head of CEEMEA Loan Origination

Crédit Agricole CIB

Nicolas Lipovsky

Nicolas Lipovsky

Managing Director, Head of CEEMEA Loan Origination at Crédit Agricole CIB

Crédit Agricole CIB

Nicolas Lipovsky
Yuri Korsun

Yuri Korsun

Deputy Chairman

VEB.RF

Yuri Korsun

Yuri Korsun

Deputy Chairman at VEB.RF

Year And Place Of Birth

Born on May 29, 1970 in Leningrad.

Information About Vocational Education

A.B. Freeman School of Business; Tulane University, 1999; MBA degree, specialization – finance and financial management. St. Petersburg State University, 1995; Faculty of Philology.

Professional Background

1990 - 1994 - Information Technology Manager (SGS, S.A.)

1995 - 1997 - Corporate Account Manager, Xerox Corp.

1997 - 2000 - Business Consultant, Headquarters for Emerging Markets, Xerox Corp. (USA)

2001 - 2005 - Corporate Account Manager, Citibank.

2005 - 2007 - Corporate Director, ABN AMRO.

2007 - 2009 - Head of Structured Credit Products, Alfa-Bank.

2009 - 2018 - Senior Managing Director, Head of Structural Credit Products, PJSC Sberbank.

From April 2018 - Deputy Chairman of VEB.RF.

VEB.RF

Yuri Korsun
Evgeny Gaevskiy

Evgeny Gaevskiy

Director, Loan Capital Markets

ING

Evgeny Gaevskiy

Evgeny Gaevskiy

Director, Loan Capital Markets at ING

Evgeny is covering syndicated loans origination in the CEE countries for corporate and FI borrowers.

Evgeny was responsible for syndication of large number of landmark and/or debut transaction in the region, including the latest USD 4.1 billion syndicated loan facility for Norilsk Nickel.

Prior to joining ING he held various positions in Structured and Leveraged Finance teams in Moscow Narodny Bank/VTB Capital (London) in 2003-2011 and was involved in origination, structuring and syndication of a broad range of loan facilities for Russian and CIS corporate clients.

Evgeny graduated from the Moscow State Finance Academy (1999) and continued his education in London Business School (2004-2005).

ING

Evgeny Gaevskiy

Gold Sponsor

Sovcombank

Silver Sponsors

Fitch Ratings White & Case

Bronze Sponsors

Allen & Overy ING Rosbank Vienna Stock Exchange (Wiener Börse)

Corporate Sponsors

Chelpipe Group Delo Group Gazprom Neft GV Gold MMK Metalloinvest Segezha Group Severstal Slavneft Tatneft

Supporting Partners

Russian Association of Corporate Treasurers Russo-British Chamber of Commerce (RBCC)