The situation with the Bank «Opening» bad for the market, said the Chairman of VEB

© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase in fotobanka Opening. Archival photoThe situation with the Bank «Opening» bad for the market, said the Chairman of VEB© RIA Novosti / Maxim to Aminopherase the image Bank

The situation with the Bank «Opening» has become bad news for the market, though not entirely unexpected, said the Chairman of Vnesheconombank Sergey Gorkov.

«This decision by the Central Bank, I did not see the indicators of «Open». Can’t say that this is to be expected, and I can’t say that’s unexpected. Market several times talked about this. On the other hand, always waiting to see what will be the form of implementation,» he said.

«It’s hard for me to comment we are not a commercial Bank and not quite a market participant. Rather, it is a question of the quality of the portfolio. Although any such event that occurs in the market, much, of course, the market destructive, obviously. No matter how expected, still not very nice to feel that one of the major banks goes into reorganization,» said Gorkov.

RF Central Bank on Tuesday announced measures to rescue the Bank «FC Opening», until recently included in the top 6 largest in Russia, and after the outbreak in June, a sharp outflow of customers ‘ funds sank to eighth place. This will be the first rehabilitation using a new mechanism — the Bank of Russia, investing established in the year of the Foundation of the consolidation of the banking sector will become the main shareholder of «Discovery».

Another important difference is that the regulator, taking the Bank under the control and entering temporary administration introduced a moratorium on satisfaction of creditors ‘ claims.

The OTKRITIE Bank was formed through the integration of more than 10 banks of various sizes. Customer base the combined Bank has more than 30 thousand corporate clients, 165 thousand small business customers and about 3.2 million individuals. The key shareholder is the «OTKRITIE holding», which owns 66,64% of the voting shares. According to RIA Rating, on 1 August, the Bank «FC Opening» took the eighth place in the list of Russian banks by size of assets.

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