GRATA International took part at the Bonds, Loans & Derivatives Russia & CIS 2018 event

The event that was held on February 27th, in Moscow (Russia) attracted 456 senior level decision makers, who came together to discuss the opportunities in the Russian & CIS capital markets industry. 

In just 1 day, more than 450 senior-level decision makers shared their experiences and learnt about the new financing structures and opportunities in Russia’s debt capital markets. 

Sergey Storchak, Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation, opened the conference to a room full of delegates as he discussed the recent upgrade of the sovereign rating back to investment grade and the government’s strategy to support economic growth through increased investment in 2018. Throughout the rest of the day, Russia & CIS’s leading market players discussed the key dynamics that will drive the syndicated loan and debt capital markets forward in the year ahead. 


GRATA International was represented by Shaimerden Chikanayev, Partner, Head of Banking and Finance Department (Almaty), Atabek Sharipov, Partner and Mirzaaziz Ruziev, Senior Lawyer (Tashkent). 

Shaimerden Chikanayev

Partner, Director of Banking & Finance Department

Atabek Sharipov

Partner, Head of Turkmenistan Practice, Head of Banking & Secured Transactions in Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan