According to the data published on January 29 by the information agencyCbonds.ru, Raiffeisenbank is ranked 3rd among arrangers of corporatebond issues in the Russian market based on the 2006 results.
In 2006 Raiffeisenbank acted as the arranger of 17 bond loans for atotal amount over 49.65 billion rubles. The bonds of the followingcompanies were placed: OAO AMURMETAL, European Bank for Reconstructionand Development, NaturProdukt Company, OAO TVZ, OAO RTK-Leasing, OAOKoks, SUN Interbrew Company, OAO OMZ, UNIMILIK Company, OAO NK Alliance,Karusel Company, HCFB, Sodruzhestvo Company, PROTEK Company, KMB-Bank,GAZEKS Company.
Raiffeisenbank is one of the leaders in the Russian corporate bondmarket. Throughout 2001-2006 the Bank acted as an arranger andco-arranger of 96 corporate bond issues with a total nominal value ofover 285 billion rubles.
ZAO Raiffeisenbank Austria is the tenth largest bank in Russia in termsof assets, as of Q3/2006 (CEA Interfax). At present, the Bank has 21branches in Moscow, 5 branches in Saint Petersburg and regional branchesin Ekaterinburg, Samara, Novosibirsk, Chelyabinsk, Nizhny Novgorod,Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk and Perm. In terms of the corporate creditportfolio Raiffeisenbank ranks 9th based on the Q3/2006 results(Interfax-CEA).
ZAO Raiffeisenbank Austria is an affiliate of RaiffeisenInternazional Bank Holding AG (Raiffeisen Internazional), withsubsidiary banks and leasing companies in 16 CEE markets. The Bankserves 11.7 million customers at more than 2,775 business outlets, andalso has representative offices in Lithuania and Moldova. RaiffeisenInternational is a fully consolidated subsidiary of RaiffeisenZentralbank Osterreich AG (RZB), which owns 70 per cent of the commonstock. The remaining 30 per cent is free float; the shares are traded onthe Vienna Stock Exchange. RZB is a leading corporate and investmentbank in Austria and the central institution of the Austrian RaiffeisenBanking Group, the country''s largest banking organization.