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Alfa-Bank and Prodo Group Enter into Long-Term Cooperation Agreement
24 December 2009Alfa-Bank and Prodo Group Enter into Long-Term Cooperation Agreement  — Moscow
Alfa-Bank proudly presents U2’s first ever Moscow performance
08 December 2009Alfa-Bank proudly presents U2’s first ever Moscow performance  —
Alfa-Bank is supporting the legendary U2’s first ever concert in Moscow, which will take place on August 25 next year at the Luzhniki Sports Center as part of the group’s «360 Degree» world tour, which began in Barcelona on June 30.
Alfa-Bank named Russian Private Bank of the Year at SPEAR’S Russia Awards 2009
02 December 2009Alfa-Bank named Russian Private Bank of the Year at SPEAR’S Russia Awards 2009  — Moscow
Martin Czurda, the new Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Director of Amsterdam Trade Bank N.V
26 November 2009Martin Czurda, the new Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Director of Amsterdam Trade Bank N.V —
He represents the Bank in dealings with the Dutch government and De Nederlandsche Bank (Dutch Central Bank), and is responsible for the Bank’s legal divisions, corporate — financial institutions transactions, lending policy, and structured trade finance as well as risk management.
Alfa-Bank and Oxford Said Business School present the Award for Excellence in Foreign Investment to McDonald’s in Russia
25 November 2009Alfa-Bank and Oxford Said Business School present the Award for Excellence in Foreign Investment to McDonald’s in Russia  — Moscow
Alfa Bank Appoints Peter Szopo as Head of Research Team
10 November 2009Alfa Bank Appoints Peter Szopo as Head of Research Team — Moscow
Life Line Charity Fund: The Lives of More Than 3,000 Children Saved Over Past Five Years
29 October 2009Life Line Charity Fund: The Lives of More Than 3,000 Children Saved Over Past Five Years  — Moscow
Alfa-Bank receives subordinated loan from Vnesheconombank
21 October 2009Alfa-Bank receives subordinated loan from Vnesheconombank — Moscow
Alfa-Bank has obtained a RUB29.3 bln subordinated loan from Vnesheconombank (VEB). Of this amount, RUB230 mln was granted with a required ratio of shareholder funding to state funding of 1:1,  and RUB29.1 bln at a new ratio of 1:3.
Alfa-Bank’s comments on the GAZ Group debt restructuring
08 October 2009Alfa-Bank’s comments on the GAZ Group debt restructuring  — Moscow
Alfa Capital Markets successfully executed a capital increase for Integra Group
05 October 2009Alfa Capital Markets successfully executed a capital increase for Integra Group —
In September 2009 Alfa Capital Markets successfully executed a USD95 m capital increase by way of an Accelerated Bookbuild of GDRs for Integra Group (LSE: INTE), a leading oilfield services provider and manufacturer of oilfield services equipment.
Rusal has repaid its overdue debt to Alfa-Bank in full
25 September 2009Rusal has repaid its overdue debt to Alfa-Bank in full  — Moscow
Rusal has repaid its overdue debt to Alfa-Bank in full. The entire amount due from Sibir-Ural Aluminum Company and Sayansky Aluminum Smelter was transferred to the Bank in accordance with court awards, including the principal debt and interest for the use of the loan.
In response to questions received by Alfa-Bank regarding its position on the restructuring of debts owed by the GAZ Group, the bank considers it necessary to state the following:
25 September 2009In response to questions received by Alfa-Bank regarding its position on the restructuring of debts owed by the GAZ Group, the bank considers it necessary to state the following: —
Alfa-Bank Takes Legal Action against SIBIR-URAL Aluminum Company and RUSAL Krasnoyarsk Smelter
24 September 2009Alfa-Bank Takes Legal Action against SIBIR-URAL Aluminum Company and RUSAL Krasnoyarsk Smelter  — Sverdlovsk Region
On September 24, Alfa-Bank filed a petition with the Sverdlovsk Region Arbitration Court for the bankruptcy of SIBIR-URAL Aluminum Company, and a petition with the Krasnoyarsk Region Arbitration Court for the bankruptcy of RUSAL Krasnoyarsk Smelter.
Alfa-Bank announces financial results for the First Half 2009
23 September 2009Alfa-Bank announces financial results for the First Half 2009 — Moscow, Russia
Alfa-Bank Comes Top for Quality Customer Service in Moscow
22 September 2009Alfa-Bank Comes Top for Quality Customer Service in Moscow — Moscow, Russia
According to the results of NEXTEP Group’s monitoring of customer service quality, Alfa-Bank is the be Best Quality Customer Service Bank in Moscow, with a score of 80.8%.
Vnesheconombank Supervisory Board Approves Subordinated Loan to Alfa-Bank
01 September 2009Vnesheconombank Supervisory Board Approves Subordinated Loan to Alfa-Bank — Moscow
Vnesheconombank’s (VEB) Supervisory Board has approved Alfa-Bank’s application for a subordinated loan of 29.9 bln rubles.
Alfa-Bank receives Awards for Quality and Dynamic Development in Cashless Settlements
23 July 2009Alfa-Bank receives Awards for Quality and Dynamic Development in Cashless Settlements  — Russia
J.P.  Morgan and Commerzbank AG, two leading global banks, singled out Alfa-Bank as one of the best clearing banks based on 2008 results.
Euromoney recognizes Alfa-Bank as Best Bank in Russia for the third year in a row
10 July 2009Euromoney recognizes Alfa-Bank as Best Bank in Russia for the third year in a row — Moscow, Russia
«I am happy to announce that Alfa-Bank has been recognized as the Best Bank in Russia for the third year in a row,» said Martin Born, Euromoney’s director for Russia and the CIS, presented the Award
Alfa-Bank extends R1.5 bln loan to Gazenergoset
02 July 2009Alfa-Bank extends R1.5 bln loan to Gazenergoset  — Moscow, Russia
The agreement was signed on June 22 and is valid until March 12, 2011. Alfa-Bank has already transferred R1.1 bln to Gazenergoset under the terms of the agreement.
2008 Annual Report
16 June 20092008 Annual Report — Moscow, Russia
We are proud to say that Alfa-Bank confirmed its status as Russia’s leading private bank in 2008. This was possible thanks to the strategic decisions taken over the past few years and the far-sighted, forward-looking policy implemented by Alfa-Bank’s Management, as well as the solid position built by Alfa-Bank over many years of successful operation.
Ministry of Culture and Alfa-Bank set up reconstruction fund for the Russian Pavilion in Venice
05 June 2009Ministry of Culture and Alfa-Bank set up reconstruction fund for the Russian Pavilion in Venice  — Venice
Alfa-Bank and MasterCard promotion winner’s child gets to take part in UEFA Champions League Final opening ceremony
04 June 2009Alfa-Bank and MasterCard promotion winner’s child gets to take part in UEFA Champions League Final opening ceremony — Moscow, Russia
Russian Business Leaders Mikhail Fridman and Petr Aven Celebrate 5th Anniversary of Alfa Fellowship Program
14 May 2009Russian Business Leaders Mikhail Fridman and Petr Aven Celebrate 5th Anniversary of Alfa Fellowship Program — Washington
Over 50 Alfa Fellowship Program Fellows, alumni, and friends gathered on the evening of May 14 to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Alfa Fellowship Program.
Alfa-Bank’s Rushan Khvesyuk Named 2008 Best Banker in Russia
14 May 2009Alfa-Bank’s Rushan Khvesyuk Named 2008 Best Banker in Russia  — Moscow, Russia
Alfa-Bank and Russian-American relations «reset» concept
30 April 2009Alfa-Bank and Russian-American relations «reset» concept — Moscow, Russia
A solemn meeting in commemoration of the regular Anniversary of the Soviet and American troops link-up on the Elbe in April 1945 was held on 27 April at the Receptions House of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Brand of the Year/EFFIE 2008 Awards
21 April 2009Brand of the Year/EFFIE 2008 Awards — Moscow, Russia
Alfa-Bank announces financial results for 2008
21 April 2009Alfa-Bank announces financial results for 2008 — Moscow, Russia
Alfa-Banking Group, which includes Alfa-Bank and its subsidiaries, today reported audited IFRS financial results for 2008
Alfa-Bank Participates in WWF Earth Hour
27 March 2009Alfa-Bank Participates in WWF Earth Hour  — Russia
This global event will take place on 28 March 2009 in over 100 countries. Its goal is to promote energy conservation and raise awareness of climate change.
Joint Statement by Oleg Deripaska and Mikhail Fridman Regarding Recent Reports in the Media
17 March 2009Joint Statement by Oleg Deripaska and Mikhail Fridman Regarding Recent Reports in the Media  — Moscow
Basic Element Group and Alfa-Bank are united by a longstanding and fruitful business relationship. Some companies belonging to Basic Element Group are clients of the Bank and have received credit and other financial products.
New Visa Gold and Visa Platinum services available to Alfa-Bank customers
13 February 2009New Visa Gold and Visa Platinum services available to Alfa-Bank customers  — Moscow
Visa Platinum holders will now be able to enjoy the benefits of the purchase protection and extended warranty insurance programs, which offer protection against theft and accidental damage to purchased goods within a fixed period of time.