VTB was going to decapitalizing Kazakhstan subsidiary for $24 million


Moscow. November 17. Supervisory Board VTB has made the decision on the expediency of increasing the authorized capital of VTB Bank (Kazakhstan) 7,357 billion tenge (about $24 million at current exchange rates), is spoken in the message of the Russian Bank.

Simultaneously, the Supervisory Board of the Bank has cancelled the decision from July of last year on the issue of increasing the authorized capital of VTB Bank (Georgia). Then it was assumed to increase the capital of the Georgian subsidiary through placement of 116 million shares 240,5 thousand Georgian lari each. Since then, however, the Georgian “daughter” was capitalized, in particular, in November 2015 have been placed its shares on 19,36 million lari ($8.1 million).

Senior Vice President of VTB Mikhail Yakunin in June said that VTB this year to capitalize 6 foreign banks in Ukraine, Serbia, Kazakhstan, Georgia, Austria and Armenia – amounting to more than $500 million.

VTB Kazakhstan in the first half of 2015, according to the national Bank of Kazakhstan, took 17 th place by volume of assets among banks of Kazakhstan 35.