22.05.2022
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Technology

who can receive, conditions for obtaining, for which housing, documents for registration, which banks

Author Elena Arnaut Reading 7 min Views 2 Published 05/21/2022 There are reports in the media about the launch in Russia of a new program, for which the Cabinet of Ministers has allocated significant funds for subsidizing – more than one and a half million in domestic currency. Preferential mortgages for IT […]

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Market

Banks in the CIS countries have stopped opening cards to Russians. Now I need to live there

After a sharp influx of customers from Russia, banks from Armenia and Kazakhstan have complicated the procedure for issuing cards. Since March 2022, Visa and Mastercard payment systems cards issued by Russian banks have ceased to work abroad. As a result, those who plan to leave Russia must now take cash with them, try to […]

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Strategies

Rosfinmonitoring warned banks about illegal cashing out of tourist cashback

Rosfinmonitoring announced a new cash-out scheme: travel companies arrange trips for nominees in order to receive tourist cashback. The agency warned banks and gave recommendations on how to detect such schemes.

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Trading robots

The Central Bank of the Russian Federation allowed banks to sell cash currency without restrictions, except for the dollar and the euro

The Bank of Russia allowed domestic banks from May 20 to sell cash foreign currency without restrictions, except for the dollar and the euro From May 20 this year, domestic banks will have the opportunity to sell cash foreign currency to citizens without restrictions, not counting the dollar and the euro. This was reported in […]

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Finance

Russian banks received over 2,000 mortgage applications from IT specialists

Large credit organizations received more than 2,000 applications from information technology specialists under a new mortgage program with rates up to 5% per annum, representatives of banks told Izvestia on Friday, May 20. According to the senior vice president of DOM.RF bank Alexey Kosyakovthe organization has been accepting applications for preferential mortgages for IT specialists […]

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Market

Two banks offer cash loans at 9.9% per annum: we understand what the catch is

In both cases, we are talking about the minimum rate on the loan, while the bank has the right to apply any rate individually for each client. As the key rate is reduced by the Central Bank, credit organizations are gradually improving the conditions for consumer lending. Yesterday, at least two banks announced the possibility […]

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Finance

Accounts of large Russian banks in Deutsche Bank were closed

German Deutsche Bank closed correspondent accounts of large Russian banks. According to RBC, citing sources in the financial market, a warning about this was made in advance. In mid-March 2022, Deutsche Bank notified banks to close accounts on April 8. As a result, the accounts were closed on April 20. “The decision of the German […]

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Market

Hawala transfer network – without banks, licenses and passports. Will it save Russia from sanctions?

The Eastern Transfer Network operates completely anonymously – money is transferred through brokers, and the state does not see all this. How relevant will such a system be in the situation with anti-Russian sanctions? Problems with translations World Bank analysts in a recent Migration and Development report predict new problems with remittances due to sanctions […]

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Market

Banks have launched video consultations for clients. In Sberbank, you can take a loan or open a card

Many see remote work as the future, but keep in mind that not all clients have the opportunity to communicate via video. Remote maintenance has become a trend in 2020, but at the same time, serious shortcomings of this format surfaced. These are the shortcomings of video communication equipment, failures in the Internet connection, and, […]

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Strategies

Banks launched video consultations

The largest Russian banks (Sberbank, VTB and others) began to launch online video consultations. While remotely, customers can apply for consumer loans, get advice on investments and take actions on existing products. The banks promised to gradually increase the list of services for video consultations.

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