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02 Jun 2021
BCS Global Markets voted third “Overall Best Forecaster” in Russia in the FocusEconomics awards 2021

BCS Global Markets’ (“BCS GM”) has been voted the third “Overall Best Forecaster” in Russia in the FocusEconomics awards 2021.

Every year, the FocusEconomics Analyst Forecast Awards recognise the top economic forecasters for the six key macroeconomic indicators (GDP, Fiscal Balance, Inflation, Interest Rate, Exchange Rate and Current Account) in 91 countries and for 23 commodities.

BCS GM’s reputation as a broker with high-quality research and accurate economic forecasts is one of its key strengths. Despite the challenges brought by the Covid-19 pandemic, our Chief Economics and Business analyst Vladimir Tikhomirov, along with BCS GM’s leading research team, continued to keep clients updated with reliable, insightful and accurate economic forecasts during an extremely challenging year.

Speaking about the award Maxim Safonov, Co-CEO at BCS Global Markets said:

“We ae delighted and honoured to be voted as the third ‘Overall Best Forecaster’ in Russia in the FocusEconomics awards 2021. The results show high recognition of the success of our research despite the challenges posed by pandemic. It is fantastic to be acknowledged for the industry-leading efforts our research team contributes to clients on an on-going basis.  We’re continuing to develop our offerings and products into 2021 and beyond to continue to enhance our relationship as a leading Russian investment bank and independent brokerage.”

“Whilst we pride ourselves on our technology-led solutions and being a FinTech Prime Broker, we whole-heartedly believe in the value of strong working relationships, and the importance of fully understanding clients’ needs and adapting accordingly.

"Thank you to our phenomenal team and our clients for your continued support.”

BCS GM congratulates all this years’ finalists and winners. Visit FocusEconomics to read more.