All branches of subsidiaries of Sberbank in Ukraine is unlocked
All branches of subsidiaries of SberbankSBER in Ukraine is unlocked, the main branch will open in Kiev on Wednesday, said Tuesday RIA Novosti the press service of the Bank.
Ukrainian radicals for several weeks, blocked the work of the Central office of the “daughter” of Russian Sberbank in Kiev, demanding the cessation of the Bank’s work in Ukraine. Such actions of the radicals organized in the offices of Sberbank in different cities of the country. On Tuesday, the radicals stopped the action to block the office of financial institutions in Kiev.Sberbank Ukraine leaves and records losses
“At the moment unlocked all Bank branches. Two of them, in Kiev and Zaporozhye, in preparation for the resumption of customer service and will open tomorrow at the normal mode. The branch of the Bank in the river is already running” – said the press service.
Sberbank on Monday announced the sale of 100% stake in its Ukrainian subsidiary to a consortium of investors – Latvian Norvik Banka and Belarusian private company. In the savings Bank expect to close the transaction in the first half of 2017, after obtaining the consent of the regulators of Ukraine and Latvia. Norvik Banka was later informed that the majority shareholder of the consortium, which is acquiring the Ukrainian savings Bank, is said Gutseriev, the son of a prominent Russian businessman Mikhail Gutseriev.
The authorities of Ukraine from March 16 for a period of one year imposed sanctions against all five operating in the country structures of the Russian state-owned banks: the Ukrainian Sberbank and VTB, “BM Bank” (“granddaughter” VTB), Prominvestbank (“daughter” VEB) and VS Bank (“daughter” of Sberbank). They prohibited the withdrawal of capital from Ukraine in favor associated with them. the pension Fund of Ukraine from April 1 to stop payment of pensions through the branches of “dochek” Russian state-owned banks, in respect of which the sanctions.