The Bank of Russia will make accounts in Facebook and Twitter


MOSCOW, October 19. The Bank of Russia will have official accounts on the two biggest social networks – Facebook and Twitter. This was announced by adviser of the Service for protection of financial services consumers and minority shareholders of the Bank of Russia Alexander Kolankov.

This step regulator went to make the activities of the Bank of Russia more open, understandable and more transparent

According to him, the official website of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation now is not so much for ordinary citizens but for the professionals, deeply versed in the financial news, macroeconomic indicators, information regulatory. “For the public need tools simpler – type Facebook and Twitter”, – said the representative of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, without having specified, as soon as official accounts of the Bank of Russia will appear in these social networks.