The award ceremony, which took place in the framework of the XIX Russian Bond Congress in St. Petersburg, was attended by Sergey Gorkov, Director General - Chairman of the Governing Board of RosGeo.

“The geological industry is becoming more and more attractive to a wide range of investors. We are thankful to the investment community for such a high assessment of our placement. Entering the public capital market has become an important stage in development of RosGeo, and we will make every effort to further strengthen the investment attractiveness of the company in order to meet the investors' expectations", said Sergei Gorkov.

The Cbonds Awards are awarded to the best participants in the Russian bond market following an open vote, which has been held annually since 2006. This year it was held in 28 nominations.


RosGeo bonds were placed by closed subscription among the qualified investors. The applications for almost 8.2 billion rubles were received from 26 investors after the issue amounted in 6 billion rubles. The share of participation of individuals exceeded 20%. The semi-annual coupon rate for the entire circulation period of the bonds was set based on the collection of bids at 9.00% per annum, with the initial benchmark for the 1-st coupon rate not exceeding 9.20% per annum.

The organizer and agent for the placement of the bonds was Sovcombank.