The Central Bank maintains plans to privatize rehabilitated banks

© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikova in fotoreceptor of the Central Bank Elvira Nabiullina at the IX-th the Gaidar forum in Moscow. 17 January 2018The Central Bank maintains plans to privatize rehabilitated banks© RIA Novosti / Valery Melnikovite the image Bank

CBR maintains plans as soon as possible to privatize rehabilitated banks, said the head of the regulator Elvira Nabiullina at the session of the Gaidar forum.

Currently, the Bank of Russia sanitizes through a management company of the Fund the consolidation of the banking sector (VCBS) three major Russian Bank. In August and September last year, the Central Bank announced the reorganization of the Bank «FC Opening» and of the Bank, and in mid-December — PSB.

«We really have the intention to withdraw as quickly as possible (banks under reorganization to the market — ed.) and the task to do it,» — said Nabiullina.

«It is a difficult task, we understand the whole situation and the attractiveness of investment in the financial sector. We intend also to act consistently,» — said the head of the Central Bank.

«We do not believe that competition in the financial sector, including domestic, is contrary to the temporary nationalization of some financial institutions in the process of financial recovery,» she said. «What is happening in recent months, various discussions. In many countries were such practices. In the Scandinavian countries, when ozdoravlivatj their financial system was a temporary possession of the government (banks — ed.)», — said the head of the regulator.


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