Media: the Central Bank demanded from the PSB to increase reserves by 100 billion roubles

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The Bank of Russia has demanded from the PSB to assess additional approximately 100 billion rubles of reserves, the newspaper «Vedomosti» with reference to sources.

Two of the source said that the size of the claims reserves of about 130 billion rubles. Co-owner and CEO of Promsvyazbank, Dmitry Ananyev confirmed that the Central Bank requires the Bank to increase reserves, stressing that the size of the claims – the subject of negotiations. He noted that the interests of the clients and the banking community will not suffer. Ananiev added that on Thursday he is scheduled to meet with representatives of the Central Bank.

According to one of interlocutors of the newspaper, to 100 billion rubles — a huge sum for the Bank. Additional reserves has the capital Promsvyazbank, which is on November 1 amounted to 152,7 billion. Given 8 billion rubles received by the Bank from the sale of non-core asset in December, the Bank can afford to dosdat reserves of approximately 15 billion rubles, estimated by Fitch analyst Alexander Danilov.

In August, the Manager of the company «Alfa-Capital» has sent a letter to customers of the company, which warned about the problems of «FC Opening», Binbank, IBC and PSB from the list of top 10 largest banks of the Russian Federation. The letter claimed that the situation of these banks may be resolved this fall. The situation has received wide publicity in the media and became the subject of inspections by FAS and the Central Bank.

Currently, «FC Opening» and b & n are in the procedure of financial recovery through the Central Bank-controlled PCBS. On reorganization of «Opening» the Central Bank announced on August 29, Joined — September 21. According to the new resolution mechanism, the Bank of Russia becomes the main owner of the rehabilitated banks with subsequent sale to a private investor.