Novikombank was ranked among the creditor banks, which reviewed the various versions of salvation “Transaero” from bankruptcy. The statement of the credit institution entered in the arbitration on December 28.
MOSCOW, 29 Dec. Novikombank, which is in the top 50 in Russia, filed to arbitration court of St.-Petersburg and Leningrad region the statement for entry in case of bankruptcy of airline “Transaero” with the claims against the debtor in the amount of about 8.8 billion rubles, follows from the information on the court’s website.
Statement of Novikombank entered into arbitration on December 28, hearing date claims not yet scheduled. At the moment it is one of the largest amounts of debt brought in the courts of arbitration to “Transaero”.
Arbitration in St. Petersburg on 16 December at the request of the savings Bank introduced in “Transaero” on half a year procedure of bankruptcy — supervision, including the duty to claimant in the amount of 442 million rubles in the register of creditors ‘ claims. Transaero airlines has filed an appeal against the introduction of observation. In addition, the introduction of monitoring challenges and Alfa-Bank.
Novikombank was ranked among the creditor banks that had previously considered the various options of rescue of “Transaero” from bankruptcy. The Committee of creditors of “Transaero”, in which, besides the Bank, included Absolut Bank, IBC, IFC, BFA Bank and others asked, in particular, of the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the carrier Olga Pleshakov change of the General Director Dmitry Saprykin, appointed Aeroflot in September in preparation for the reorganization, which eventually did not take place.
Major requirements for Transaero received in arbitration courts of different regions. So, “Aeroflot” requires more than 8 billion roubles, foreign companies related to “VTB Leasing”, more than 145 million dollars, controlled by Rosneft structure — more than 4 billion rubles, the Bank “FC Opening” — more than 3 billion rubles, the state Corporation for air traffic management — more than 700 million rubles. Transaero airlines has been unable to service debts, which form together with the leasing obligations of about 250 billion rubles. The certificate of the operator Transaero withdrawn from October 26.
Novikombank has been operating since 1993. Its clients are enterprises of the military-industrial complex, machine building, the automotive industry. The Bank’s main shareholder – “rostec”. According to RIA Rating, on October 1, 2015, the Bank occupied 33-e a place among Russian banks by assets 302,9 billion.