Sberbank sells Ukrainian assets – media

Сбербанк России продает украинские активы – СМИ

In the savings Bank of the Russian Federation deny the sale of assets in Ukraine

The Bank said that the market rumors do not comment.

Sberbank of Russia is considering selling its assets in Ukraine, reports Forbes, citing a source close to the negotiations.

According to the newspaper, as one of the possible buyers called the Ukrainian businessman Alexander Yaroslavsky. In addition, the newspaper notes, is still one of the Ukrainian assets of the Russian savings Bank, which is eyeing the buyers, became the Lviv VS Bank.

At the same time, RIA Novosti reports that Sberbank has not confirmed the information about the sale of its Ukrainian assets. “Information about the sale do not endorse. Market rumors do not comment,” – said the official representative of the savings Bank of the Russian Federation.

The main shareholder of Sberbank (Ukraine) and VS Bank is the state savings Bank of the Russian Federation. The Bank assets of Vies on January 1, 2016 amounted to over 3.6 billion USD, Sberbank (Ukraine) – more than 40.9 billion USD.

Earlier, the “daughter” of Sberbank of Russia has changed its name to Sberbank (Kiev).