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The Bank “Ugra” has restricted the acceptance of deposits

Банк "Югра" ограничил прием вкладов

The Bank “Ugra” from February began to voluntarily limit the attraction of deposits from the public. Write about this “Vedomosti” citing a source close to the surveillance unit of the Central Bank and the Bank sources. This measure is softer than a direct prohibition or restriction of such activity from the regulator, the newspaper notes.

Similar actions are being taken, when the situation in the Bank is not serious enough to require him to limit the deposits, but the regulator already sees certain risks related to the activities of the Bank. Then the Central Bank may recommend to reduce the rate of attraction of deposits.

For 2015 the deposits raised by the Bank “Ugra”, increased by 136 percent. The money the Bank aimed at lending companies for 2015 portfolio grew by 137 percent.

Now, the Bank “Ugra” restricted deposits “expensive” deposits. For most deposits with high interest rates is a limit to the replenishment in 50 thousand roubles.

With the beginning of the year, the Bank of Russia revoked the licenses of 22 banks. Over the past year the number of such banks amounted to 93. According to the forecast of the savings Bank, about 10 percent of Russian banks in 2016 will lose the license of the Central Bank.

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