The shareholders of the “PrivatBank” on demand of the NBU in the summer gave him the property of “Bukovel” and the aircraft, – Gontareva

Акционеры "Приватбанка" по требованию НБУ летом передали ему в собственность "Буковель" и самолеты, - Гонтарева

“PrivatBank” as part of the requirements of the National Bank of Ukraine on the increase of capital, this summer became the owner of some assets of its shareholders, are pledged to the NBU, in particular, ski resort “Bukovel” or aircraft “Boeing”. This was announced by the head of the Central Bank Valeria Gontareva in broadcast of a radio station, writes “Interfax”.

“This summer, many of those assets that we have pledged, we forced the Bank to take the balance. They on balance, then, they (now – ed.) owned by the state Bank”, – she said.

The head of the national Bank said that all the balance was delivered only 31 billion of the loan portfolio volume of about 170 billion UAH.

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At the same time, hontareva said it was difficult to ensure that these assets belonged to the Bank at the time of its transition under state control.

“By executing our standards, they’re one of the assets removed. It’s called fraud… I can’t tell you that shareholders and management have done in the last few days (before entering 19 Dec interim administration – ed.) in a very famous Friday (16 December, when the administration of President held a meeting with the participation of the shareholder Igor Kolomoisky, which was confirmed Gontareva, – ed.). The country knows, I would now like to comment on,” – said the head of the national Bank.

She explained that when in the summer of 2014 came to the national Bank, “PrivatBank” has already been given a lot of refinancing loans. “For my cadence, we helped “PrivatBank” in the outflows of liquidity in 2014 – early 2015 (worth – ed.) of about 9 billion UAH, and there can sign for each Deposit and a personal guarantee of Mr. Kolomoisky”, – said the head of the NBU.

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In her words, then, the national Bank actively worked with “PrivatBank” that strengthened the bonds on all outstanding loans that were issued previously.

“When we took deposits, they were not from the Bank, because the Bank’s portfolio consisted of a “dummy” with no collateral and no real assets. Therefore, we pledge the shareholders gave their own business: for example, the company “Borivage”, “Bukovel”, aircraft (“Boeing” and more…),” described the situation at that time head of the NBU.

She stressed that these pledges good, the national Bank carried out their independent evaluation and top-asked guarantee Kolomoisky. “We have almost the entire credit portfolio is covered by his personal guarantees on all its assets – when it guarantees that if the Bank does not repay, then repay it personally out of all their savings,” – said Gontareva.

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Gontareva also reported that of “PrivatBank” prior to entering the provisional administration was withdrawn UAH 2.6 bn.

We will remind, on December 18, the government nationalized the PJSC “PrivatBank”. On 21 December, the Deposit guarantee Fund of natural persons and the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine signed a contract for the sale of 100% of shares of “PrivatBank: Ministry of Finance acquired 100% of the shares for one hryvnia. The decision explained the need, as the Bank was in a difficult position. International financial institutions supported this decision.

Yesterday, the Chairman of the Board of the Bank Oleksandr Shlapak said that “PrivatBank” has stabilized.