24 December 2009Alfa-Bank and Prodo Group Enter into Long-Term Cooperation Agreement — Moscow
The agreement will last for seven years, and Alfa-Bank will be the largest creditor to Prodo Group. Credit resources will be provided by Alfa-Bank based on market conditions. The loans will be collaterized by shares in the Groups major facilities, including real estate and equipment.
08 December 2009Alfa-Bank proudly presents U2s first ever Moscow performance —
Alfa-Bank is supporting the legendary U2s first ever concert in Moscow, which will take place on August 25 next year at the Luzhniki Sports Center as part of the groups «360 Degree» world tour, which began in Barcelona on June 30.
02 December 2009Alfa-Bank named Russian Private Bank of the Year at SPEARS Russia Awards 2009 — Moscow
The jury praised the Banks À-Club, an elite banking service, whose members receive a wide range of unique products on private asset management, and financial services provided by a personal manager on a 24-hour basis
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 Banks legal divisions, corporate — financial institutions transactions, lending policy, and structured trade finance as well as risk management.
25 November 2009Alfa-Bank and Oxford Said Business School present the Award for Excellence in Foreign Investment to McDonalds in Russia — Moscow
On November 12, 2009, at the VII special ceremony, McDonalds received the Award for Excellence in Foreign Investments in Russia 2009, which was presented by Alfa-Bank President Petr Aven.
10 November 2009Alfa Bank Appoints Peter Szopo as Head of Research Team — Moscow
He will supervise a team of leading professionals analyzing equity and fixed-income investment opportunities in Russia and the CIS
29 October 2009Life Line Charity Fund: The Lives of More Than 3,000 Children Saved Over Past Five Years — Moscow
The program helped 66 children in its first year, while so far this year, the lives of 629 children have been saved.
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.
08 October 2009Alfa-Banks comments on the GAZ Group debt restructuring — Moscow
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.
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.
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: —
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.
23 September 2009Alfa-Bank announces financial results for the First Half 2009 — Moscow, Russia
22 September 2009Alfa-Bank Comes Top for Quality Customer Service in Moscow — Moscow, Russia
According to the results of NEXTEP Groups monitoring of customer service quality, Alfa-Bank is the be Best Quality Customer Service Bank in Moscow, with a score of 80.8%.
01 September 2009Vnesheconombank Supervisory Board Approves Subordinated Loan to Alfa-Bank — Moscow
Vnesheconombanks (VEB) Supervisory Board has approved Alfa-Banks application for a subordinated loan of 29.9 bln rubles.
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.
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, Euromoneys director for Russia and the CIS, presented the Award
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.
16 June 20092008 Annual Report — Moscow, Russia
We are proud to say that Alfa-Bank confirmed its status as Russias 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-Banks Management, as well as the solid position built by Alfa-Bank over many years of successful operation.
05 June 2009Ministry of Culture and Alfa-Bank set up reconstruction fund for the Russian Pavilion in Venice — Venice
Alfa-Bank President Petr Aven said, «We have set up a pool, and contributions for the reconstruction of the Pavilion have reached ˆ 1 mln so far.»
04 June 2009Alfa-Bank and MasterCard promotion winners child gets to take part in UEFA Champions League Final opening ceremony — Moscow, Russia
A seven-year old girl from Moscow, Polina Boiko, will lead one of the best football players in the world onto the pitch during the opening ceremony of the 2008–2009 UEFA Champions League playoff. Polinas father was the lucky winner of a competition set up by Alfa-Bank and MasterCard.
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.
14 May 2009Alfa-Banks Rushan Khvesyuk Named 2008 Best Banker in Russia — Moscow, Russia
The awards ceremony took place on May 12, and was attended by the senior management of the largest Russian banks, professional banking unions and representatives of legislative bodies.
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.
21 April 2009Brand of the Year/EFFIE 2008 Awards — Moscow, Russia
The «My Alfa» bankcard has won the BRAND OF THE YEAR/EFFIE 2008 award in the «Financial Institutions, Products and Services» category. The results were revealed at the 11th awards ceremony
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
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.
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.
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.