“Classmates” launched a money transfer service between users


Moscow. 2 February. Social network “Odnoklassniki” was the first among Russian competitors has enabled its users to transfer money from one account to another, have informed on Tuesday “Kommersant”.

The maximum amount of transfer permitted within the network, is 8 thousand rubles. When the size of the transfer to 500 rubles, the Commission will be 30 rubles. Above – 60 rubles.

When using the service the first time worth up to 500 rubles can be transferred without a fee.

The system supports cards of payment systems Visa, MasterCard and Maestro.

Bank fees can be 1.5-2% depending on the Bank, the transfer amount and the payment system.

“Classmates” owned Mail.ru Group hold first position in terms of profitability among the Russian social networks. In 2014 they received 9.2 billion rubles of profit, by a large margin ahead of closest competitor “Vkontakte”, which earned 709 million rubles.