The National Bank of Ukraine by results of the conducted stress-testing of financial institutions noted PrivatBank as resistant to future crises.
“The business model, which today was approved and is being implemented by the Supervisory Board, the management Board, the management viable. The Bank has the highest profit among Ukrainian banks, it is resistant to future crises,” — said the Deputy Chairman of the national Bank Ekaterina Rozhkova.
In General, according to her, the banking sector is fairly stable in the current macroeconomic environment, however, a number of large banks have strengthened their resilience in case of severe crisis.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that according to the results of the stress test of the national Bank of the 11 Ukrainian banks may be on the verge of bankruptcy when the underlying macroeconomic scenarios.
In addition, 7 banks, including 2 state can be in a difficult situation under adverse macroeconomic forecast.
7 November, the “title K” of security Service of Ukraine detained the employee of the National Bank of Ukraine upon receiving a bribe of 15 thousand USD. An employee of the NBU got a bribe for assistance in obtaining a license to carry out operations on currency exchange.
Also earlier it was reported that the NBU has published two lists of Ukrainian banks. The first group included the 10 most loss-making financial institutions, and secondly, the 5 banks with the largest incomes. Topped the list of most profitable financial institution PrivatBank, which for 9 months of 2019 received income in the amount of 27.4 billion hryvnia.
November 5, 2019 national Bank of Ukraine has removed restrictions on the purchase of foreign currency for individuals. Previously, the limit on the purchase of foreign currency and precious metals can be implemented in the amount of not more than 150 thousand hryvnia per day.