Russia & CIS Summit
Thursday, October 24, 2019
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Russia & CIS Summit

October 2019
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Four Seasons
Moscow

How can Russia deliver on its growth, diversification and social welfare targets despite sanctions?

Join Moody’s Sovereign, Corporate and Banking credit analyst together with investors, issuers and intermediaries to discuss economic growth, geopolitical risks and regional market vulnerabilities.

This event is part of the Emerging Markets Program that brings together over 2500 credit analysts and key market participants to discuss the main credit drivers, political risks and the latest and most impactful regional trends.

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Agenda

08.30 Registration and Coffee

09.00 Welcome Address  

Opening Remarks: Alex Sazhin, General Manager, Head of Relationship  Management – Russian Branch

Chairman: David Aldrich, Managing Director, Emerging Markets

09.10 Sovereign Session:

How can Russia’s sovereign credit perspective overcome its structural growth constraints amid sanctions?

  • President’s May decree outlines social reforms to support long-term  growth
  • Fiscal rule reduces oil sector volatility and rebuilds government  financial resources
  • Mooted pension reform is the key test of Putin’s willingness to take  unpopular measures in his final term
  • Existing and threated sanctions likely to hinder investment

Kristin Lindow, Senior Vice President, Sovereign  Risk Group

Followed by a Spotlight Conversation

Moderated by:

David Staples, Managing Director, Corporate Finance Group

Vladimir Kolychev, Deputy Finance Minister, Russian Federation

Kristin Lindow, Senior Vice President, Sovereign Risk Group

10.10 Banking  Session: BRICST  banking systems: Comparison with Russia

  • Operating environments
  • Financial profiles
  • Key issues for the banking systems

Yaroslav Sovgyra, Associate  Managing Director, Financial Institutions Group

 Followed by a Panel  Discussion

Sergey Khotimskiy, Deputy CEO,  Sovcombank PJSC

Dmitry Levin, Chairman  of the Management Board, Otkritie Financial Corporation Bank

Sergei Monin, Chairman of the  Board, AO Raiffeisenbank

Yaroslav Sovgyra, Associate  Managing Director, Head of Russia & CIS Banking

11.10 Coffee  & Networking Break

11.30 Corporate  Session:

How the strongest corporates are affected by sovereign  considerations?

Outlook for corporates for 2019

  • Main credit themes for corporates for 2019
  • Impact of sanctions on key sectors of economy
  • Corporate liquidity

Victoria  Maisuradze, Associate Managing Director, Head of Russia & CIS Corporates

Followed by a Guest Speaker/s presentation/ panel  discussion and expanded Q&A session with corporate team analysts

Led  by

Julia Pribytkova, Vice President Senior Analyst, Corporate Finance Group

Alexander Barunin, Chief Financial Officer, MegaFon

12.30 Lunch  & Networking

13.30 Workshops

Workshop A: Moody’s Approach to Rating Sub-sovereigns

  • Highlights on the rated universe
  • Applying Moody’s Rating Methodology: Basic approach
  • CIS issuers rating peculiarities  

Vladlen Kuznetsov, Vice president -Senior Analyst, Sub-Sovereign Group

Semyon Isakov, Vice president -Senior Analyst, Sub-Sovereign Group

Workshop B: Bond covenants assessment
Comparing CIS  speculative grade bonds with elsewhere in Europe
Led by Lisa Gundy, Vice president –  Senior Covenant Officer, Corporate Finance Group

14.15 Close  of the Conference

14.15 Structured Finance Roundtable

How does the CBR's financial rehabilitation of  originators impact the performance of securitisation transactions?
Led by a Moody’s representative
This session is by invitation only, please contact Emily Burgess

Agenda

08.30 Registration and Coffee

09.00 Welcome Address  

Opening Remarks: Alex Sazhin, General Manager, Head of Relationship  Management – Russian Branch

Chairman: David Aldrich, Managing Director, Emerging Markets

09.10 Sovereign Session:

How can Russia’s sovereign credit perspective overcome its structural growth constraints amid sanctions?

Kristin Lindow, Senior Vice President, Sovereign  Risk Group

Followed by a Spotlight Conversation

Moderated by:

David Staples, Managing Director, Corporate Finance Group

Vladimir Kolychev, Deputy Finance Minister, Russian Federation

Kristin Lindow, Senior Vice President, Sovereign Risk Group

10.10 Banking  Session: BRICST  banking systems: Comparison with Russia

Yaroslav Sovgyra, Associate  Managing Director, Financial Institutions Group

 Followed by a Panel  Discussion

Sergey Khotimskiy, Deputy CEO,  Sovcombank PJSC

Dmitry Levin, Chairman  of the Management Board, Otkritie Financial Corporation Bank

Sergei Monin, Chairman of the  Board, AO Raiffeisenbank

Yaroslav Sovgyra, Associate  Managing Director, Head of Russia & CIS Banking

11.10 Coffee  & Networking Break

11.30 Corporate  Session:

How the strongest corporates are affected by sovereign  considerations?

Outlook for corporates for 2019

Victoria  Maisuradze, Associate Managing Director, Head of Russia & CIS Corporates

Followed by a Guest Speaker/s presentation/ panel  discussion and expanded Q&A session with corporate team analysts

Led  by

Julia Pribytkova, Vice President Senior Analyst, Corporate Finance Group

Alexander Barunin, Chief Financial Officer, MegaFon

12.30 Lunch  & Networking

13.30 Workshops

Workshop A: Moody’s Approach to Rating Sub-sovereigns

Vladlen Kuznetsov, Vice president -Senior Analyst, Sub-Sovereign Group

Semyon Isakov, Vice president -Senior Analyst, Sub-Sovereign Group

Workshop B: Bond covenants assessment
Comparing CIS  speculative grade bonds with elsewhere in Europe
Led by Lisa Gundy, Vice president –  Senior Covenant Officer, Corporate Finance Group

14.15 Close  of the Conference

14.15 Structured Finance Roundtable

How does the CBR's financial rehabilitation of  originators impact the performance of securitisation transactions?
Led by a Moody’s representative
This session is by invitation only, please contact Emily Burgess

Speakers 2018

Guest Speakers

Vladimir Kolychev
Deputy Finance Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation

External Organisation

External Organisation

Deputy Finance Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation
Vladimir Kolychev
Sergey Khotimskiy
First Deputy CEO

External Organisation

Sovcombank PJSC

External Organisation

Sovcombank PJSC

First Deputy CEO
Sergey Khotimskiy
Sergey Monin
Chairman of the Board, AO Raiffeisenbank

External Organisation

AO Raiffeisenbank

External Organisation

AO Raiffeisenbank

Chairman of the Board, AO Raiffeisenbank
Sergey Monin
Dmitry Levin
Chairman of the Management Board of Otkritie Bank

Chairman of the Management Board of Otkritie Bank
Dmitry Levin
Aleksandr Barunin
Chief Financial Officer

MegaFon

MegaFon

Chief Financial Officer
Aleksandr Barunin

Moody's Speakers

David Staples
Managing Director
Corporate Finance Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Corporate Finance Group
Managing Director
David Staples
Yaroslav Sovgyra
Associate Managing Director
Banking

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Banking
Associate Managing Director
Yaroslav Sovgyra
David Aldrich
Managing Director
MIS Commercial Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

MIS Commercial Group
Managing Director
David Aldrich
Alexey Sazhin
General Manager

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

General Manager
Alexey Sazhin
Vladlen Kuznetsov
Vice President – Senior Analyst

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Vice President – Senior Analyst
Vladlen Kuznetsov
Victoria Maisuradze
Associate Managing Director
Corporate Finance Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Corporate Finance Group
Associate Managing Director
Victoria Maisuradze
Kristin Lindow
Senior Vice President
Sovereign Risk Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Sovereign Risk Group
Senior Vice President
Kristin Lindow
Semyon Isakov
Vice president -Senior Analyst, Financial Institutions Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Vice president -Senior Analyst, Financial Institutions Group
Semyon Isakov
Lisa Gundy
Vice president – Senior Covenant Officer
Corporate Finance Group

Moody's Investors Service

Moody's Investors Service

Corporate Finance Group
Vice president – Senior Covenant Officer
Lisa Gundy

Any questions please contact

Emily Burgess

Associate Outreach & Events

Emily.burgess@moodys.com