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01/11/17 Representatives of RISE Capital met with the Governor of the Moscow Region as part of a Swedish delegation

On October 31, the Moscow Region Governor Andrey Vorobyov met with the Swedish delegation headed by Peter Ericson, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Sweden to the Russian Federation. Representatives of the Swedish business community included RISE Capital Managing Partner Sergey Romashov and Managing Director Carl Meurling. … >>

27/10/17 Realtid.se: The Swedish company RISE Capital has financed a pilot project in the Russian Arctic

The Swedish newspaper Realtid – about the pilot project of RISE Capital in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District. … >>

26/10/17 RISE Capital Managing Director takes part in expert sessions on the PPP mechanism at MGIMO

From 23 to 27 October, the Russian PPP Institute, with the support of the National PPP Centre, implemented an advanced training programme at MGIMO of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. The event was held for managers and specialists working in regional agencies and local governments, development corporations and PPP development centres, responsible for the implementation of PPP projects and corresponding legal and regulatory support. At the invitation of the organisers, RISE Capital Managing Director Ruslan Sigeda was a lecturer at the event. … >>

04/10/17 VIS Development successfully raises bond financing under a public-private partnership project

On 4 October 2017, VIS Development successfully placed its BO-01 series bonds with a total value of RUB 1.7 billion. The debt securities were issued for the purpose of refinancing the funds raised to implement the public-private partnership project in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District. This is the first non-concession PPP project in Russia under which bonds were raised by a private party.   … >>

07/09/17 RISE Capital Managing Partner took part in the Eastern Economic Forum

Vladivostok hosts the III Eastern Economic Forum on September 6-7. The key topic is the economic agenda of the Far Eastern Federal District and international cooperation. Russian President Vladimir Putin, the President of the Republic of Korea Mun Zhe Ying, the President of Mongolia Khaltmaagiin Battulga, and the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe attended the plenary session. In total, more than 4,000 representatives of the government and the business community attended the event. Managing Partner Sergey Romashov represented RISE Capital Investment Group. … >>

01/09/17 Kindergartens and a school built under a PPP project are opened in the Yamal Peninsula

On Friday September 1, the governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, Dmitry Kobylkin opened several kindergartens and a school built under a public-private partnership project. The private partner was VIS Development, owned by RISE Capital. … >>

24/08/17 VIS Development is assigned a credit rating of ruBBB+

The rating agency RAEX (Expert RA) assigned a creditworthiness rating of ruBBB+ to the RISE Capital’s company – VIS Development. The rating outlook is stable. The company is preparing for its first bond issue under the public-private partnership project.  … >>

10/07/17 RISE Capital representatives spoke at the educational programme of the Transport Systems of Russia Forum

On July 6-7, the Transport Systems of Russia Strategic Forum was held in Moscow. The event was organised by the National PPP Centre with the support of the Ministry of Transport of Russia, the Federal Road Agency and the state company Avtodor. More than 300 experts from the infrastructure projects market took part in the forum. RISE Capital was represented by its Managing Director and Head of Investments Ruslan Sigeda. … >>

01/06/17 Chairman of the Board of Directors of RISE Capital takes part in the SPIEF-2017 business programme

The St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2017) was opened in St. Petersburg. It is a key business event in Russia, which is held under the patronage of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Top public officials, members of the Russian government, regional heads, the largest Russian and global companies, and public and political figures all take part in the event. The delegation of the RISE Capital Investment Group is headed by the Chairman of the Board of Directors Gerard Lopez. … >>

22/05/17 RISE Capital was an official partner of the First PPP Forum in the Urals Federal District

On May 19 in Chelyabinsk, the Urals Federal District forum for public-private partnerships was held with the assistance of the Government of the Chelyabinsk region, the Moscow Centre for PPP Development, and the Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the Urals Federal District. RISE Capital Investment Group was an official partner of the event. … >>