NBU sees no prospects for Russian banks in Ukraine

НБУ не видит перспектив для российских банков в Украине

Prospects for Russian banks with state capital in Ukraine. This was stated by the Chairman of the NBU Yakov Smoliy.

As told by the banker in an interview with Vox Ukraine, bankructwa subsidiaries of Russian Bank VTB did not affect the stability of the banking sector of Ukraine for the small share of financial institutions in the market. As for the other banks with Russian state capital, similar situation is not yet threaten, as they have an ample supply of liquidity. But in General the future they have in Ukraine.

For its part, the national Bank has repeatedly stated that it sees no prospects for banks with Russian state capital in Ukraine

— Yakov Smoliy,

the Chairman of the NBU

Recall, the NBU has recognized the “daughter” of the Russian VTB Bank in Ukraine is bankrupt. Earlier, VTB declared its intention to minimize the presence of Ukraine and the closure of the offices of VTB Bank after Kiev introduced sanctions against Ukrainian banks with Russian state capital. Also in the summer of 2018, VTB management was looking for a buyer for the Ukrainian branch of the Bank, but was unable to sell it.