VTB Austria placed CDO worth $400 mln
March 26, 2007 Based on Interfax-AFI data
VTB Austria (former Donau-Bank AG, Vein) – 100% subsidiary of VTB (РТС: VTBR) – placed $400 mln in debut 5-year CDO backed by obligations of banks and companies from Russia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine, as informed by Rudolf Truppa, Manager of Structured Financing, VTB Austria.
“We are satisfied with the deal. It’s the first time that CDO based on portfolio of CIS issuers got Moody’s rating”, - noted he.
The portfolio called “Sputnik 1 CDO” comprises 43 CDS of Russian, Kazakh and Ukrainian 1-tier issuers.
VTB Austria acted as the arranger.
Issue — Sputnik CDO 1, 2012-A (CDO, FRN)
Country of riskRussia
Redemption (put/call option)
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