The event held by the Investment Banking and Equity Trading divisions gave attendees the opportunity to meet private Russian companies planning to enter the equity market – representing the retail sector, including production of consumer goods, retail trading, transport services and logistics, е-commerce.
The participants of the event included leading Scandinavian investment funds and traditional Russian equities’ investors.
Commenting on the event, Head of BCS Investment Banking Yuri Prilipov said:
The event saw both investors and companies with strong prospects of entering the public domain in 2017-2018 and the day’s activities gave participants the opportunity to see the capabilities of BCS’s new investment banking platform. Given the success, we hope this event will become an annual gathering where investors can familiarise themselves with new market opportunities on offer to Russia.
A message from management of BCS Global Markets
The continuously evolving nature of the global coronavirus situation has meant we at BCS Global Markets (BCS) are taking all necessary steps to keep business disruption to an absolute minimum.
Effective from today (Wednesday 18th March) employees from all divisions of the business based in our Russia, UK, USA and Cyprus offices who can work from home without creating any even minor possible risk for business continuity of the Group will be working remotely. It is very much business as usual at BCS. Our employees are equipped with secure access to our systems and will follow their normal working hours, keeping in regular contact with their colleagues and clients.
Despite ongoing disruption caused by COVID-19, we want to also assure you that following a sustained period of positive performance, our capital and liquidity position remains very strong. The business is well-placed to meet any subsequent financial challenges and will continue to go above and beyond for our clients.