The savings Bank no longer carries out payments in favour of foreign casinos

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Sberbank has ceased to make payments in favor foreign gambling establishments, restrictions on payments in favor of the casino no, told RIA Novosti press-service of the Bank.

«According to FZ №244 card payments in favor of foreign establishments involved in the organization and conduct of gambling prohibited…. The savings Bank always comply with the legislation of the Russian Federation and regulations of controlling bodies», — have informed in Bank.

Sberbank said that the Bank is not limited to payments with Bank cards in address gambling on the territory of Russia.

According to the amendments to the Federal law «On state regulation of activities on organization and conduct of gambling and on amendments to certain legislative acts of the Russian Federation», which entered into force on 26 may this year, the banks-issuers of payment cards shall deny individuals in the operation of cross-border transfer of funds in favor of the beneficiary of the funds outside Russia.

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