Longing is an emotion romanticized in the renowned works of Russian literature, but not by time-pressured players of high finance stalking Moscow for deals.

So chances are few of them will miss pining for a market-based Russian RMBS when it comes alive as soon as April, the month Vneshtorgbank is slated to issue a deal for between $100 million and $200 million, according to a source familiar with the transaction. The arrangers are reportedly HSBC and Barclays Capital, according to sources. Officials at the banks couldn't confirm the talk as of press time.

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