MOSCOW, January 29. 30 the exchange of food with children on Friday morning picketed the Moscow branch of Nordea Bank, the correspondent from an event place.
The audience asked the Bank to refinance their foreign currency loans recommended by the Bank of Russia the dollar exchange rate. “Refinance, refinance, refinance”, chant the Bank’s customers.
The first group of foreign currency mortgage borrowers had made revision of the treaties
In January 2015, the Bank of Russia issued a recommendation letter to banks, where it proposed to restructure the currency mortgages through its translation into rubles. The Central Bank recommended when converting official rate of foreign currency against ruble established by the Bank of Russia as of 1 October 2014, i.e. 39,38 rubles per dollar.
In addition, gathered at the office of Nordea Bank demand a meeting with the Swedish management of the Bank, because, according to them, the Russian leadership is not empowered to solve the problem of foreign currency borrowers.
30 minutes later after the first event was held in the office of the Bank the police arrived, who asks the audience to stop their actions because their action is not consistent. Despite this, the protest of the exchange of food continues.
Sands: a ready solution to the problem of the exchange of food don’t have
At the main entrance to the office of the Bank customers laid a wreath ritual as a sign that their loans are buried.
Protest the exchange of food, clients of different banks, including “Delta credit”, “the absolute-Bank”, Raiffeisen Bank , VTB24 continued from January 20. Before the press-Secretary of the all-Russian movement of currency borrowers Oleg Yaroshchuk said that borrowers are ready to arrange a mass protest action if banks do not make concessions.
At the same time, on January 27 Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that the government launches a program of assistance to mortgage borrowers who are in difficult situation. According to him, at the end of December 2015, their support was allocated 4.5 billion rubles.
OJSC “Nordea Bank” is a part of Nordea banking group – one of the largest European banking groups with headquarters in Stockholm.