The members of the Board of Sberbank, bought for 45 million rubles

MOSCOW, April 11. /TASS/. The Deputy Chairman of Sberbank Alexander Morozov and Stanislav Kuznetsov acquired the shares of a credit organization in the amount of 45 million rubles. This is stated in the message of the credit organization.

Financial officer of frost Bank has acquired 25 thousand ordinary and 50.5 thousand preferred shares of Sberbank, bringing its direct share in the Charter capital of Sberbank increased with 0,0014% to 0,0017%, the Bank said.

Supervising and coordinating the work units internal Bank security, cybersecurity, the “Services” Kuznetsov purchased 134 thousand ordinary shares of Sberbank and its share in the Charter capital of credit institutions amounted to 0,00059%.

On 10 April it became known that the savings Bank has postponed the placement of bonds series 001P-06R 15 billion roubles from-for adverse situations in the markets.

As reported by TASS in the press service of the credit institution, the Bank will make the decision on placement of bonds depending on market situation taking into account the interests of customers.

The situation on the market

Last Friday, the U.S. announced sanctions against several Russian officials, businessmen and companies. Among them was the head of “Gazprom” Alexey Miller, the head of VTB Andrey Kostin, the owner of “Renova” Viktor Vekselberg, the General Director “Surgutneftegaz” Vladimir Bogdanov, Board member of “SIBUR” Kirill Shamalov, businessmen Igor Rotenberg and Oleg Deripaska, Suleiman Kerimov.

The assets of all listed Russian individuals and entities residing in the U.S. frozen, and Americans are now forbidden to make any transactions.

The Russian financial market on 9 April sharply negatively reacted to new U.S. sanctions: the indices of Mosuri and RTS fell by 8-11%, the dollar exchange rate has exceeded 60 rubles, Euro 75 rubles. Became cheaper and Russian sovereign bonds: OFZ – at 1-1,5 percentage points, a reduction in the cost of some Eurobond issues exceeded 3 p. p. 10 April, the situation on the currency market continued to remain negative for the ruble: dollar exchange rate reached 63,95 of the ruble, while the Euro rose from 78.77 to ruble.

However, as stated on the same day, the head of Moscow exchange Alexander Afanasiev, the volatility in the currency market of the Moscow exchange adequately reflect current market developments. According to him, it will gradually fade in the absence of further news.