About BCS Global Markets

BCS Global Markets is the Global Markets and Investment Banking division of BCS Financial Group. The latter was launched to build an institutional business on existing strengths in the Russian markets, and since June 2012, offers prime services, global markets business lines, prime brokerage and investment banking services for institutions, corporates and high-net-worth individuals in Russia and internationally.

We offer our client’s easy market access through customised solutions tailored to meet each client’s specific requirements. Providing exclusive investment banking services to professional investors, BCS is well positioned to partner with its clients and provide them with access to the complete range of BCS Financial Group services, including the latest technologies and bespoke trading solutions for both Russian and global markets.

  • Vision & Mission
  • Geographical Presence
  • Management

Vision

Independent small and medium size investment banks have an increasingly important role to play in the global banking sphere. Institutions with niche capabilities and know-how, such as BCS, are incresing gaining the edge on the world's most established banks. BCS' ambition is  to lead the way in this new world on banking and become the world’s best in our individual areas of expertise.



Mission

BCS Global Markets help small and medium sized financial market participants to grow and expand by providing world-class corporate, investment banking and brokerage services. BCS Global Markets not only works with established corporates and institutions, but also has a deep understanding of the needs of the often underbanked and neglected midsize institutional, corporate and private clients. It is these clients that require niche and customized solutions to get the most out of financial markets.

We grow with our clients, and it is this growth that directly contributes towards the development of increasingly diverse and more resilient capital markets.

Expanding presence on global stage

We offer services to institutional clients worldwide through major hubs located in Russia, Cyprus, UK and USA:

BCS Americas (US) Operational since 2016
BCS Prime Brokerage Ltd (UK) Licensed in June 2013
BrokerCreditService Ltd (Cyprus) Licensed broker, member of the LSE,
operational since 2004
BrokerCreditService Ltd (RU) Operational since 1998

Management

Executive Committee

Bio

Alexey Gonus

Co-CEO, MD

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Maxim Safonov

Co-CEO, MD

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Marina Atavadzhieva

CRO, BCS Global Markets

Bio

Tim Bevan

Executive Director, CEO of BCS Prime Brokerage Ltd, Head of Prime Brokerage Division, MD

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Vadim Kotov

MD, COO

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Maria Merkulova

ED, Head of HR