A 500 mln. Roubles syndication for Joint-Stock Bank "B.I.N." has been launched into the market. Vneshtorgbank and International Moscow Bank both act as Mandated Lead Arrangers.
The loan bears a fixed interest rate of 9.5% p.a. and has maturity of 12 months.
Joint-Stock Bank "B.I.N." was founded in 1993 and is among top 30 banks and the 14th private bank in Russia by assets and capital. Bank has affiliated bank in Kirov (Vyatka-Bank), 19 regional branches, 15 sub-branches in different regions of Russia, 7 representative offices in different cities of Russian Federation, 16 sub-branches and outlets in Moscow and specializes on servicing corporate clients and retail business. Bank's total equity is 6.5 bln. Roubles, total assets - 65.5 bln. Roubles (according to Russian Accounting Standards) as of the beginning of May 2006.
Joint-Stock Bank "B.I.N." is rated B- / B with national rating "BB(rus)" by Fitch; B-/ C with national rating "ruBBB-" by Standard & Poor's. In February 2006 "Rus-Rating" upgraded bank with short-term rating "BB+". Bank is also rated A3 (national rating) by Moody's Interfax.