Vneshtorgbank will effect the second public placement of its discount Rouble bonds for the total par value of Roubles 1 bln. in March 2002.
The first placement of Vneshtorgbank`s Rouble bonds for the total par value of Roubles 1 bln. took place in May, 2000 at the Moscow Interbank Currency Exchange. The bonds have instantly taken the lead in the reliability ratings along with securities issued by Gazprom and Lukoil.