In NBU said that all Russian banks in Ukraine are considering the possibility of selling
The national Bank considers the sale of Russian banks the best way to leave the Ukrainian market.
Deputy head of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), Ekaterina Rozhkova, the TV channel inter on March 19 said that all of the banks with Russian state capital in Ukraine are in negotiations about selling.
“We know perfectly well that all state banks with Russian capital that operate in Ukraine today, are in talks about a potential sale,” said Rozhkov.
According to her, the national Bank believes the best way to leave the Ukrainian market, because “in today’s environment, unfortunately, some further development of these banks on the territory of Ukraine to speak, of course, impossible”.
Rozhkova said that a possible sale of banks will not affect their customers, as sanctioned banks are liquid and can meet its obligations.
Recall President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko enacted the decision of the Council of national security and defense sanctions to the five banks with the Russian capital.
Earlier it was reported that Russian state-owned Bank VTB plans to withdraw from the Ukrainian market.