VTB Bank and Moscow United Electricity Grid Company (MOESK) signed two
The agreements were signed by First Deputy President and Chairman of VTB Bank Management Board Yuri Soloviev and MOESK General Director Pyotr Sinyutin.
MOESK will use the loans to achieve its corporate goals, including an investment programme. VTB currently has provides a total of RUB 40 billion of credit lines to the company.
"VTB actively supports energy companies. MOESK is a
Pyotr Sinyutin added that mutually beneficial cooperation between the bank and the power grid will help MOESK not only maintain its strong position on the market but also facilitate its further growth and development.
MOESK (affiliated with Rosseti) is one of the largest electricity distribution companies in Russia. Its main activities are providing electricity transmission services and connecting consumers to the grid in Moscow and the Moscow Region.
VTB Bank and its subsidiary banks and financial organisations (VTB Group) are a leading Russian financial group offering a comprehensive range of financial services in Russia, the CIS, Western Europe, North America, Asia and Africa.
In Russia, the group conducts banking operations through one parent bank (VTB Bank) and subsidiary banks, VTB24 and Bank of Moscow being the largest among them. The group’s companies offer a range of financial services, including retail, corporate and investment banking, broking and other
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