The Central Bank accredited the “Prime” on the disclosure of information on securities

The Central Bank accredited the “Prime” on the disclosure of information on securities


“Prime” is the leading Russian Agency of economic information, will now be able to carry out actions on information disclosure on securities and other financial instruments.

MOSCOW, 20 Oct. The Bank of Russia accredited the Agency of economic information “Prime” on carrying out actions on information disclosure on securities and other financial instruments, the regulator said on Tuesday.

Russian issuers, in accordance with applicable securities laws, must disclose information on their financial position. At the beginning of the current year entered into force the new procedure of accreditation and requirements for news agencies authorized to disclose this information to their appliance, and employees.

Establishes the procedure of withdrawal of accreditation: if the Agency does not comply with prescribed requirements, eliminated or brought to administrative responsibility.

Previously accredited agencies have over a year to confirm your eligibility and obtain a new accreditation by the Central Bank.

“Prime” is the leading Russian Agency of economic information, a part of media group “Russia today”. Prime is the primary source of economic information for major business media and news aggregators, the developer of it solutions for business and their own information products. MIA “Russia today” is an international media group whose mission is prompt, balanced and objective coverage of events in the world, informing the audience about different perspectives on key events.