About BCS Group

BCS: Capital Market Specialist, Technology Innovator

BCS Financial Group is an independent financial institution providing a full range of services for institutional and retail customers. Established in 1995, the company provides brokerage, investment banking, asset management, custody and advisory services. Thanks to implementation of a reasonable development strategy, use of innovative technologies and involvement of high-class experts, BCS has become a leading Russian investment and brokerage company. The company has more than 5000 employees working in more than 130 offices and representative offices.

  • History
  • Group Structure
  • Leadership in Russia
  • Legal

History

2019 2018 2017 2016 2013 2012 2009 2007 2006 2005-2000

S&P Global Ratings affirms BCS Financial Group’s positive credit rating outlook

BCS Americas, Inc. becomes a registered member firm of NYSE.

BCS Global Markets included by Cbonds in Top-10 arrangers and underwriters for Russian bonds based on H1 2018 results.

S&P revised rating outlook on FG BCS LTD and its subsidiaries from 'stable' to 'positive'.

The capital of JSC 'BCS Bank' was increased to USD100 mln.

S&P upgraded BCS Cyprus and BCS Structured Products PLC to «В+».

S&P assigned «В+» rating to BCS UK with stable Outlook.

BCS Global Markets unlocks Russian markets for U.S. Institutional investors.

North American Broker-Dealer (BCS America, Inc.) joined BCS.

BCS Global Markets expanded to North American markets and acquired a Broker-Dealer established in New York.

BCS Americas, Inc will form an integral part of BCS Global Markets infrastructure and will allow U.S. Institutional investors trading on Russian and European markets in cooperation with one of the leaders in this area.

BCS Prime Brokerage Limited becomes authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority for the provision of investment services to professional investors.

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its B-/C long- and short-term counterparty credit ratings to BCS Holding International Limited (BCS Holding) and BCS Cyprus, outlook stable.

BCS Prime Brokerage Limited established. BCS Financial Group launched two new banking brands – BCS Premier and BCS Ultima.

Standard & Poor's Ratings Services assigned its B-/C long- and short-term counterparty credit ratings to BCS Holding International Limited (BCS Holding), outlook stable.

BCS becomes the absolute leader on the Russian stock market by turnover and number of clients.

Establishment of BCS Financial Group as a universal holding company providing a full range of financial services for private and corporate clients completed.

BCS Bank enters the structure of BCS Financial Group, AM BCS – Real Estate Funds established.

Brokerage company registered in Cyprus – BrokerCreditService (Cyprus) Limited. BCS-IT is established.

BCS enabled its clients to trade local and international assets using a single terminal platform with QUIK. BCS MSD Custodian Ltd is formed.

BCS receives license from the Federal Commission for the Russian Securities Market for broker, dealer, custody and asset management activities with securities, for an indefinite term. BCS Consulting established.

Group Structure

The BCS' approach is based on a hybrid model of capital markets and technology expertise supported by strong financing capabilities.

The best broker in the Futures and Options on RTS (FORTS) derivatives market

The Annual 'Stock Market Elite' contest

The 'Financial Olympus' Award

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Leadership in Russia

With an absolute leadership position, BCS is the broker of choice for trading Russian instruments. BCS’ ranking In terms of volume (as of March 2020):

Equities — RUB 1,9 tln — ranking 1st with 33% market share (latest data can be found at: moex.com/ru/spot/members-rating.aspx?rid=115)

FX — ranking 1st (latest data can be found at: moex.com/ru/markets/currency/members-rating.aspx) BCS’ ranking In terms of volume (as of March 2020):

Futures & Options — RUB 7,9 tln — ranking 1st with 25,48% market share (latest data can be found at: moex.com/ru/derivatives/members-rating.aspx?rid=1)

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