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Participating Financial Institutions


ROSBANK (OJSC JSCB) is one of the largest privately owned banks in Russia covering 70 of Russia's regions. The major shareholder is French Societe General. ROSBANK has an extensive branch network and provides a full range of banking services. The bank is rated at investment level by international rating agents. The bank was awarded Russia’s Bank of the Year Award in 2008.

JSC "NBD-Bank" is a regional bank founded in 1992 with its head office in Nizhniy Novgorod. The bank is specializing in lending to small and medium-sized businesses. NBD Bank has a total of 21 offices and is operating in six Russian regions. 
Bank Center-Invest was founded in 1992 by the first privatized enterprises of Southern Russia and is now the largest bank in the region. In partnership with the EBRD the Bank runs a variety of energy efficiency programs for small and medium sized companies in the region. EBRD is one of the major shareholders of Bank Center-Invest. The bank offers all banking services to clients through an extensive branch network of more than 140 branches in South Russia and representative offices in Moscow and London.
OJSC BystroBank is a universal retail bank, registered in the Udmurt Republic in 1992, it operates in the Urals and Volga Federal Districts (30 offices). Since 2009 BystroBank has been actively developing SME lending: the bank cooperates with the EBRD, as well as with OJSC MSP Bank within the framework of financial support programs for small and medium business, implemented by these banks in Russia. In July 2012 the international rating agency Fitch Ratings affirmed the existing long-term ratings of BystroBank as “B-“, rating outlook - Stable. These results were achieved due to the well-planned strategy and managed growth of BystroBank.
The Bank offers wide range of products and services. Being among the leaders in Russia in retail loans Orient Express Bank proposes diversified credit programs for express credits, special purpose, auto and mortgage loans. Bank is also well known for its credit card activity in its home region.

The largest regional bank in Siberia and the Far East, confidently entering the top-100 on all indicators of financial activity. Its rapid growth in recent years has allowed him to literally break into the cohort most successfully developing financial institutions in Russia.

Transcapitalbank is the private bank included in the top-50 largest Russian banks in terms of assets and in the top-10 banks in terms of lending to small and medium-sized businesses. Among its shareholders such international financial institutions as EBRD, German investment company DEG and International Financial Corporation (IFC).

Leasing companies  

BOT Lease Co., Ltd. has its head office in Tokyo, Japan and has plenty of experience in financial services business for over 30 years. It is an affiliated company of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. which is a member of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG). MUFG is one of the largest financial holding companies in the world.
UniCredit Leasing is a universal leasing company and is a member of the European Leasing Holding UniCredit Leasing. It is a team of professionals with rich experience on the leasing market. The company has been successfully working since 1996 all over Russia and leasing of equipment is one of its priorities. Approaching UniCredit Leasing a client gets competitive interest rates, transparent financing conditions and favorable rates on insurance transactions as well as experience and support of the leading European banking group.