Rus News Journal


Six banks became agents of Federal management on bankruptcies

six More Russian commercial banks this week became agents of Federal management on affairs about an inconsistency (bankruptcy) for carrying out of sanitation of the insolvent enterprises. On February, 20th a number of the Moscow banks, among which Resource - bank, TSerih the Moscow industrial bank, Flora - Moscow Rato - bank, and also the Siberian trading bank (Novosibirsk), have entered into general agreements according to which the authorised banks will sanify the insolvent enterprises with Federal management. In the near future banks should present for the statement to Federal management lists of the insolvent enterprises (mainly, the clients) to which sanitation will be spent. The general agreement grants to the authorised bank the right to develop the recommendation about a conclusion of the insolvent enterprises from crisis and to inspect a financial condition of their potential investors. The agreement also provides that through the authorised banks the means allocated with the government of the Russian Federation from the budget and off-budget funds for support of the insolvent enterprises will be distributed.

the meeting of operating Inkombanka
in St.-Petersburg Has opened Yesterday the annual meeting of managing directors and chief accountants of Inkombanka which has collected almost all top management of bank, including the president of bank Vladimir Vinogradova has begun. A second year successively this action passes in St.-Petersburg where Inkombank has the largest regional centre. At meeting are summed up bank activity in 1994, and also activity priorities in the nearest one - are declared two years. As a rule at these meetings there are known new directions of development of bank. According to experts to Inkombanka most interesting from traditional discussions, provided discussion about the strategic analysis of corporate business becomes the meeting program.

curators of working groups of Inspection NPF
are defined on February, 21st session of Professional league of not state pension funds (NPF) has taken place. By co-chairmen of League have been selected general director NPF Interros - Advantage Oleg Yeremeyev and the chief executive republican NPF the Golden Age Oleg Zhukovsky. During session curators of working groups recently created at Inspection NPF for working out of projects of standard documents on the basic lines of activity of pension funds also have been defined. Curators of working groups of a steel basically representatives of the top management of the funds entering into League. In quality of experts of these groups representatives of any pension funds (irrespective of an accessory to League), and also the organisations anyhow adjoining to activity NPF (for example, auditor firms) will act. Following session on which curators will report about the done work, is planned for March, 10th.

thermal power station and bank cooperation the Russian credit has begun with a seminar
Yesterday the seminar in which have taken part more than 20 representatives of the largest Russian enterprises toplivno - a power complex has taken place. It has been organised by Council about the information and cooperation of thermal power station and Guild of workers a press - services and services public relations Russia. During a seminar experts of bank the Russian credit have described the general approaches to formation of image of bank in a press and on television, and also to creation of an internal control system and marketing. Special attention representatives of bank the Russian credit and the thermal power station enterprises have given to possible directions of cooperation.

the first Russian bank will give out to clients credit cards
One of these days the First Russian bank became a member of International payment system Europay International. Now the bank prepares for issue of cards Eurocard/ MasterCard (Standard, Silver and Gold), the intended for private and corporate clients. The first plastic cards will be let out by May, 1995. As the head of department of means of payment and uncommercial operations Alexey Sokolov has informed, the First Russian bank will release along with debitovymi, credit cards. For owners of these cards the demand line of credit will be opened. Clients of bank and owners " will use advantage; PRB - Union Card . Conditions of delivery of cards while are are developed.

Arhpromstrojbank has started issue Union Card
Largest Arkhangelsk Arhpromstrojbank has joined system Union Card in which 18 regions of Russia are involved. The minimum contribution into the card account makes 100 thousand rbl. and $69. The bank quarterly undertakes to charge on the rouble contribution of 60 % of annual and 2 % annual on the currency. Arhpromstrojbank also guarantees to owner Union Card a discount in 0,1 % against purchase cost. Already 44 service enterprises of Arkhangelsk are ready to sign contracts on service of the clients on plastic cards Union Card. Arhpromstrojbank has started also distribution of plastic cards of international payment systems Visa International and Europay.

the Yaroslavl financial companies are released from payment of taxes
All taxes in the regional budget, raised with the Yaroslavl investment and financial companies involving means of the population, cancelled on half a year. Such decision contains in the decision of the city authorities which have addressed in tax inspection of Yaroslavl region with the request to solve a question on a delay of payment of penalties by these firms. At the same time in the decision it is stipulated that cancellation of taxes will operate under condition of renewal by the companies of payment to the population of contributions. So the administration has reacted to numerous references of investors of the local companies Kondor the Apostle and a number of others, involving means jaroslavtsev under high percent and closed without day. Simultaneously the governor and the chairman of a regional thought have addressed to the president and to the government of the Russian Federation with the request as soon as possible to settle all legal and standard aspects of activity of the companies working with means of citizens.

the Siberian trading bank has opened branch in Barnaul
In the middle of February the new branch of the Siberian trading bank in Barnaul has started to operate. According to representatives of bank, in first half of 1995 the bank plans to open also branch in Vladivostok. Now the Siberian trading bank has branches in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Ust - Kamenogorske, 11 branches in Novosibirsk and representation in Dusseldorf.

Russian - the American fund of the enterprises becomes the co-owner of group the Grant
According to the representative of the company the Grant in the beginning of January, 1995 it has concluded the bargain according to which 20 % of its actions pass under control Russian - the American fund. the grant is one of the largest Russian broker companies and enters into Professional association of participants of stock market. Except the broker company in group the Grant enter: the auditor company the Grant - Audit and a registry holder the Grant .

the Saratov bank Port has entered system the Client - bank
In the beginning of March the Saratov transnational bank Port enters into the reference in a city credit card STB - card. A recent innovation of bank - system of acceleration of payments the Client - bank which allows the client to operate movement of the means on the settlement account without leaving an office.

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