14 December 2012Alfa-Bank Named Best Retail Bank and Customer Service Quality Leader — Russia
In its 6-th Annual Awards Giving Ceremony held by The Retail Finance on 12 December in the category RETAIL FINANCE AWARDS Alfa-Bank was named Best Retail Bank and Customer Service Quality Leader
26 November 2012Alfa-Bank (Belarus) and Rosbank Agreed to Sell Belrosbank —
26 November 2012Alfa-Bank — a Winner of Runet Award — Russia
Alfa-Bank received one of the most prestigious awards for its contribution to the Russian Internet — Runet Award. The Bank is named best for its advanced bank transactions performed through the use of the Internet in the category Economy, Business and Investments.
20 November 2012Alfa-Bank — a Winner of Big Money Award — Russia
Alfa-Bank won the Big Money annual award established by the Itogi magazine in the category Achievements of the Year
19 November 2012Alfa-Bank — a Winner of SPEAR’S Russia Awards 2012 — Russia
Alfa-Bank won first ever in Russia annual award in the category Private Banking & Wealth Management — SPEAR’S Russia Wealth Management Awards 2012
10 October 2012Alfa-Bank Served as an Arranger and Bookrunner of a Syndicated Loan to B&N BANK — Russia
09 October 2012Alfa-Bank Announces the Appointment of John Traynor as Head of Transaction Banking — Russia
John Traynor joined Alfa-Bank in September 2012 as Head of Transaction Banking reporting to Vladimir Tatarchuk, First Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board, Head of Corporate and Investment Banking, where he will be responsible for the development of Alfa-Bank’s transaction business.
05 October 2012Alfa-Bank Named the Leader Among other Russian Banks by SQI (Service Quality Index) —
Alfa-Bank demonstrates maximum growth in its service quality.
02 October 2012Alfa-Bank announces new appointments to its top-management team — Moscow
20 September 2012Alfa-Bank Prices US$ 750 Million of Subordinated Lower Tier 2 Notes due 2019 — Russia
Alfa-Bank announces the pricing of a US$ 750 million Subordinated Lower Tier 2 Notes issue due 2019 and bearing a fixed interest rate of 7.50 % per annum (the «Notes»).
14 September 2012Alfa-Bank receives JP MorganChaseBank award for high-quality international settlement services — Russia
Alfa-Bank received the Elite Quality Recognition Award of U.S. largest bank JP MorganChaseBank in late August 2012 for rendering high-quality international settlement services in 2006–2011.
06 September 2012Alfa-Bank announces financial results for 1H 2012 — Russia
The Alfa Banking Group, which includes Alfa-Bank and its subsidiaries, today reported IFRS financial results for the first half 2012.
16 July 2012Alfa-Bank assigned investment grade rating by Fitch Ratings —
16 July 2012Alfa-Bank Receives Investment Grade Rating — Russia
Leading international rating agency Fitch Ratings upgraded Alfa-Bank’s investment grade rating from ‘BB±‘ to ‘BBB’, stable outlook
11 July 2012Visa Service Quality Performance Award Given to Alfa-Bank for 2011 — Russia
Alfa-Bank received Visa Service Quality Performance Award in the category «Highest International Approval Rate. Debit Consumer Issuer» for the 2011 performance period.
05 June 2012Alfa-Bank — Best Customer Experience Retail Bank — Russia
Alfa-Bank came out on top in a survey of Russian retail banks called Customer Experience Index 2012, making it the fifth year in a row that Alfa-Bank has taken the top spot.
23 May 2012Russian Business Leaders Mikhail Fridman and Petr Aven Join Alfa Fellows and Alumni for the 6th — Washington, DC
Over 40 Alfa Fellowship Program Fellows, alumni, and friends gathered on the evening of May 16 for the sixth annual Alfa Fellowship Program Alumni Event. Distinguished guests and speakers included Mikhail Fridman, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of the Alfa Group Consortium and Petr Aven, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Alfa Banking Group.
11 May 2012Alfa-Bank announces appointment of Alexey Marey as Chief Executive Officer and Member of the Board of Directors — Russia
02 May 2012Alfa-Bank to announce changes to the Executive Board — Russia
Alfa-Bank’s Board of Directors announce the appointnment of Valery Novikov and Ilya Poz as Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board.
17 April 2012Alfa-Bank announces financial results for 2011 — Russia
Alfa Banking Group, which includes Alfa-Bank and its subsidiaries, today reported audited IFRS financial results for the full year 2011.
09 April 2012Magazine Alfa-Navigator for Alfa-Bank’s employees won All-Russian competition of corporate mass media — Russia
Alfa-Bank won in the Annual All-Russian 2012 Competition Best Corporate Media of Russia. Alfa-Bank won one of the main Prizes for Corporate Media and Intra-company Magazine with its magazine Alfa-Navigator published for Alfa-Bank’s employees
03 April 2012Alfa-Bank’s National Press Service Named Best in Russia — Russia
Alfa-Bank’s press service was named best in the category Press Service of the Year at the National Public Relations Competition hosted by the Image Media Publishing House and the Press Service Magazine
22 March 2012Alfa-Bank serves as arranger of OAO "VimpelCom«’s bond issue for 35 — Russia
13 February 2012Alfa-Bank servesas arranger of ZAO CREDIT EUROPE BANK’sRUB 5 billion bond issue — Russia
25 January 2012Alfa-Bank recognized most cited privately-owned bank in mass media for 2011 — Russia
Alfa-Bank was ranked top Russian bank in the 2011 Media Rating made by Medialogy. Alfa-Bank won the first place among other Russian private banks best represented in the mass media in 2011 (ranked the fourth after state banks), holding its position compared to 2010
19 January 2012Alfa Banking Group announces its decision not to call its Loan Participation Notes due 2017 — Russia, Moscow
The primary reasons to keep the Notes in issue till maturity are the need for Tier 2 capital for the planned expansion of loan portfolio according to Alfa Banking Group’s business strategy, and the higher interest rate that the market would demand for a similar new deal.