The "Best Corporate Website" Award was founded by Finmarket News Agency belonging to the Interfax Group and introduced to the rating for the first time this year.
While deciding the winner, Finmarket experts were geared by certain aspects including the website contents, availability of the information, simplicity and easiness thereof, as well as consideration for different groups of the site population including partners, investors, customers and suppliers. Finmarket experts pronounced the Gazprom Neft website as the best complying with the constrained parameters.
There were altogether 67 participants having entered the "Best Corporate Website" Nomination.
According to RTS, this year 138 Russian and foreign companies across all major economy sectors including oil & gas, metallurgy, finance, telecom, consumer, etc. registered for participation in the Annual Report Competition. Thirty four companies were announced winners in 13 nominations.
The Annual Report Competition has been held by RTS Stock Exchange since 1998 and is the best opportunity for participating issuers to present their annual reports. The aim of the Competition is to help effective disclosure of the information for both investors and clients.