BCS was voted the best company in two categories, Top Equity Market Company, and the New Financial Instrument.
The online awards ceremony took place on June 10 on the YouTube channel of NAUFOR, the National Association of Stock Market Participants.
The online platform brought together Russia’s stock market companies.
The award in the longest-running category, Top Equity Market Company, went to BCS and was collected by Oleg Chikhladze, Head of Private Brokerage. The winner is usually the trade volume leader at MOEX.
The New Financial Instrument award goes to companies for financial innovations that gained ground in the previous period. BCS came out on top with the Structured Bond Issue Registered Under Russian Law. The award was collected by Edvard Golosov, Head of BCS Capital.
The Stock Market Elite is the longest-running of the Russian annual awards for stock exchange participants. Set up in 2000 by the National Association of Stock Market Participants, it seeks to recognize the best performing companies in the previous year.
A message from management of BCS Global Markets
The continuously evolving nature of the global coronavirus situation has meant we at BCS Global Markets (BCS) are taking all necessary steps to keep business disruption to an absolute minimum.
Effective from today (Wednesday 18th March) employees from all divisions of the business based in our Russia, UK, USA and Cyprus offices who can work from home without creating any even minor possible risk for business continuity of the Group will be working remotely. It is very much business as usual at BCS. Our employees are equipped with secure access to our systems and will follow their normal working hours, keeping in regular contact with their colleagues and clients.
Despite ongoing disruption caused by COVID-19, we want to also assure you that following a sustained period of positive performance, our capital and liquidity position remains very strong. The business is well-placed to meet any subsequent financial challenges and will continue to go above and beyond for our clients.