Venture Capital Bank, in partnership with First Energy Bank, has signed a sales and purchase agreement (SPA) to acquire a 50 per cent stake in OBA Makarnacılık San. ve Tic. A.Ş. (OBA Makarna). The Company's OBA pasta brand is ranked number one in Turkey and second in the world in terms of capacity, equating to 1,500 tons of wheat crushing per day and 1,000 tons of pasta production daily. OBA offers 40 different products which are exported to 85 countries, including the UK, Germany, Africa, China, South Korea, India and the Middle East.