On 26 December 2011, VTB and Non-Banking Credit Institution National Settlement Depository (NBCI JSC NSD) launched a new service: fast settlement / transfer of securities between NBCI JSC NSD and VTB Bank.
The new service will cover a list of issuers, whose securities are admitted to circulation under the ESSS DCC-VTB procedure. The fast settlement / transfer service will be available to customers for transactions with securities of the largest Russian companies from banking, extraction, and power sectors, as well as many other industries.
The fast settlement / transfer procedure will allow NSD and VTB customers to significantly shorten delivery of shares, streamline their transaction settlements, and cut their operational costs.
Non-Banking Credit Institution Joint-Stock Company National Settlement Depository (NBCI JSC NSD), a MICEX group company, is the largest settlement depository in Russia. It services stock exchange and OTC transactions with all types of Russian issue-grade securities and provides settlement banking services, including money settlements for financial market participants.
The new service of VTB and NBCI JSC NSD covers the following securities: JSC VTB Bank, JSC Volga Territorial Generation Company, HALS-Development JSC, OJSC MMC Norilsk Nickel, OJSC Razgulay Group, OJSC Yenisei Territorial Generating Company (TGC-13), OAO INTER RAO UES, JSC IRKUT Corporation, JSC Kazan Helicopter Plant, Quadra Generating Company OJSC, JSC Koks, Kuzbass Joint-Stock Energy and Electrification Company, JSC First Power Generating Company on the Wholesale Energy Market, OJSC Polyus Gold, RBC Information Systems OJSC, Sberbank Rossii OAO, OJSC Surgutneftegaz, JSC Territorial Generation Company No. 1, JSC Territorial Generation Company No. 5, JSC Territorial Generation Company No. 6, JSC Territorial Generation Company No. 9, JSC Transcontainer, JSC Third Power Generation Company of the Wholesale Electricity Market, OAO Uralkali, JSC Chelyabinsk Zinc Plant, JSC IDGC Holding, OJSC Mosenergo.