October 27-28, 2011 New York Stock Exchange Center
New York, NY


Russia Business and Investment Summit 2011

1st Annual Russia Business and Investment Summit (RBIS 2011) provided in-depth perspectives on the current state of Russia while allowing its participants to discuss strategic opportunities with market leaders and investors as well as US-Russian governments' officials. This Summit is aimed at increasing awareness of US investors in potentials of Russian equities, attracting foreign investments into Russian economy and boosting growth of listings and trading volume of Russian companies globally on the NYSE Euronext. Topics include key trends of policy making, regulatory environment and investment valuations. The Summit consists of a series of panel discussions, offering speakers and attendees an exclusive forum in which to explore investment expectations, and will include leading representatives from the key economic sectors. One day was devoted to the One-on-One meetings. RBIS 2011 featured seven sessions.

NYSE Closing Bell

Key Speakers - 2011

M. Brank

Managing Partner, Head of the Russia Practice

Richard O.
Butcher II

Senior Vice President, Government Relations, International Relations


Private Equity and M&A professional, Board Member for ASC Group, Board Member of Rusgrain Holding,
ASC Group

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Featured Sessions

Financial Markets
October 28, 02:00 PM - 03:45 PM
  • BNY Mellon
  • MICEX Group
  • Barclays
  • NYSE Euronext
  • Van Eck Global
  • Troika Dialog USA
Investment Banking and Private Equity Firms
October 28, 04:15 PM - 05:45 PM
  • Altera Capital
  • IFC Metropol
  • Siguler Guff & Company, LP
  • UFG Asset Management


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Day 1
October, 27
  • One-on-One meetings
  • Opening Dinner
Day 2
October, 28
  • Breakfast Keynotes
  • Mining and Industrials
  • Financials
  • Technology, Media and Telecoms
  • Lunch Keynote
  • Pharma and Retail
  • Financial Markets
  • Private Equity Firms
  • Energy
  • Closing Bell of New York Stock Exchange
  • Cocktail Reception
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Media Highlights

RBIS Press Release
New York,  October 27, 2011   -   New York, October 20, 2011- NYSE Euronext (NYX,) in partnership with International Roundtable, will host the first annual Russia Business and Investment Summit (RBIS)  at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Thursday, Oct. 27 and Friday, Oct. 28. The summit will open with one-on-one meetings between public and private Russian companies and investment funds on Thursday. Friday's agenda will feature keynote speeches and panel discussions with notables including: Stanislav Voskresenskiy, Deputy RF Minister of Economic Development, Steven Lawrence Geiger, Chief Operating Officer, Skolkovo; Mark Gyetvay, CFO, Novatek, Evgeny Kornilov, CFO, UC RUSAL and Vladislav Baumgertner, CEO, Uralkali, among others.
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Opening Gala Reception, Ana Tzarev Gallery, October 27th - NYSE Russia Business and Investment Summit 2011
New York,  October 27, 2011   -   New York, October 25, 2011 - International Roundtable in partnership with NYSE Euronext  and Russia Beyond the Headlines, a leading international media about Russia, will host the Opening Gala Reception on Thursday, October 27th, 2011 from 6 pm till 9:00 pm at the Ana Tzarev Gallery located at 24 West 57 Street in New York.

The event will feature cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, fashion presentations of couture designers Oksana Remi, Alex Teihand, Helen Yarmak, jewelry by designer Alex Soldier. Guests will have an opportunity to see a special art exhibition by Ana Tzarev "Impressions From Monet's Garden", which continues the artist's exploration of nature while evoking the experience of visiting Monet's famous gardens at Giverny. It will also celebrate the launch of the Russia Beyond The Headlines supplement in The New York Times and the upcoming release of an iPad app Touch Russia. 

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The 11th Annual Russian Film Week NYC
New York,  October 27, 2011   -   (New York, NY) The 11th Annual Russian Film Week in New York has partnered with the 1st NYSE Russia Business and Investment Summit (RBIS) for a comprehensive initiative to promote and strengthen the relationship between Russia and the U.S. The inaugural investment conference will take place at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Thursday, October 27 and Friday, October 28, coinciding with the Opening Night of the 11th Annual Russian Film Week NYC. Focused on establishing a growing dialogue between Russian and American companies and investment funds as well as providing a boost to the economic development of both countries, NYSE RBIS will complement the film week's initiative to streamline an exchange of ideas between Russian and American filmmakers and industry insiders.
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NYSE Russia Day Recap
London, November 7, 2011,    -  


The NYSE Russian Business and Investment Summit (RBIS) that was held on October 27 and 28, 2011, was a tremendous success.

The objective of the NYSE RBIS was to increase awareness of US investors in the potential of Russian equities, attracting foreign investments into the Russian economy, promoting public offerings of Russian companies onto NYSE Euronext and boosting cross-border transaction activity. In order to provide meaningful event, NYSE RBIS integrated an Investor Day concept comprised of one-to-one meetings between Russian companies and US investors and on the second day we held a full day at the NYSE comprised of a series of panel discussions offering speakers and attendees an interactive forum in which to explore investment opportunities.

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