The extension of US sanctions will not affect the Belarusian “daughter” of Sberbank


Belarusian “daughter” of Sberbank of Russia, BPS-Sberbank is not credited in the U.S. and was not going to do it, said the official representative of the Bank Irina King.

MINSK, 23 Dec. Alexei Bukchin. The extension of US sanctions will not affect the work of the Belarusian “daughter” of Sberbank of Russia, BPS-Sberbank, said the official representative of the Bank Irina King.

“There is nothing new they have introduced compared to the sanctions 2014. They just clarified the list of subsidiaries,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

She clarified that BPS-Sberbank is not credited in the U.S. and was not going to do it.

“Yesterday’s extension of the sanctions will not affect the Bank’s clients. We both worked, and will work”, — concluded the representative of the Bank.

On Tuesday, the US extended sanctions list against Russia, including the Crimean winery “Novy Svet”, “Massandra” and “Magarach”. Just a list of 34 individuals and legal entities. Got there a number of subsidiaries of the largest Russian banks — Sberbank and VTB, the structure of Rostec.

The President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov called the extension of the sanctions list of the USA a continuation of the logic of inconsistent and hostile line toward Russia. According to him, Moscow will analyze the U.S. decision and develop a response proposal