Russian VTB Bank boosts trade and export finance business

(, 31 December 2013, Moscow) VTB Bank arranged deals worth more than US$ 4 billion in 2013 as part of a large-scale project to develop its trade and export finance business, thereby increasing the relevant portfolio by over 150%. The project was advanced by new financial solutions for corporate clients, consistent development of relations with foreign financial institutions, priority development of new products and optimisation of the trade and export finance business process... VTB Bank has been working efficiently to optimise and expand cooperation with several Export Credit Agencies, including the Export Insurance Agency of Russia (EXIAR).