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The US threatens to cut Raiffeisen Bank out of its financial system, – Reuters

Natasha Kumar By Natasha Kumar May16,2024

The United States threatens to seize Raiffeisen Bank from its financial system, – Reuters

Photo: Raiff eisen Bank International/Kommersant

Austrian Raiffeisen Bank International 6 has taken out a sheet signed by US Treasury Secretary Vollia Adeyemo about those who through transactions in the Russian bank can have connections with the American ї financial system. This is reported by Reuters from communications sent to Dzherel.

Lista Adeyemo is concerned about the preparation of the purchase of Raiffeisen Bank International shares in the Austrian development concern Strabag for $1.5 billion. Through this, the Austrian financial group wanted to take away control over and Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska, who is under US sanctions.

The letter was sent to the US Treasury on May 6, and on May 8, Raiffeisen Bank International was pleased to receive it. Regardless of this, the concerns of the American government are preserved to the extent that the business of Raiffeisen Bank is preserved in Russia. The sheet contains the most important advances for the bank.

A representative of Raiffeisen Bank International stated that the bank is “significantly short” “The RBI will continue to work on the deconsolidation of its Russian subsidiary,” the representative told the bank.< /p>

At the same time, according to the words of Dzherel, the letter of the intercessor of the US Secretary of the Treasury states that the expansion of Raiffeisen Bank International's activities in Russia is superb to the registered bank.

Russia has a subsidiary of Raiffeisen Bank International – Raiffeisenbank – enter before the transfer of 13 systemically important banks (there is also another foreign bank – the Italian UniCredit).

On May 13, the US Treasury added AT “Iliadis”, Rasperia Trading Limited and LLC “Titul” to the list of sanctions ; – They are associated with Oleg Deripaska.

Earlier BAGNET reported that the European Central Bank wants Raiffeisen Bank to deprive Russia.

Prepared by: Sergiy Daga

Natasha Kumar

By Natasha Kumar

Natasha Kumar has been a reporter on the news desk since 2018. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Times Hub, Natasha Kumar worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella. To get in touch, contact me through my natasha@thetimeshub.in 1-800-268-7116

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