22 November 2007
Fitch Ratings, the international rating agency, and Itogi magazine jointly with the Russian Union of Manufacturers and Businessmen held an annual professional celebration of the Bankers’ Day. The top-management of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, officials of federal financial agencies, heads of banking associations and more than 80 representatives of the biggest banks of Russia and other CIS countries as well as representatives of authoritative mass media took part in the celebration.
There was held at the meeting a ceremony of granting the Big Money prize, which is unique of its kind. Bankers themselves elect leaders in all nominations by voting for them in a questionnaire.
Bank Vozrozhdenie was nominated as “the best mid—cap domestic bank”. Dmitry Orlov, the President of the Bank, in receiving the prize pointed out: “I’m highly pleased, that the efforts of the Bank are appreciated by professional community. It is a mutual success of the highly qualified team of Bank Vozrozhdenie. We have big plans for future and are ready for further achievements”
The organizers of the event noted that Russian banking community was showing more interest this year in the Big Money prize.
A. Dvorkovitch, the Head of Expert Department, greets D. Orlov (on the left), the President of Bank Vozrozhdenie