01 September 2011, Thursday, 10:49

The number of banks in Bashkortostan increased twice for five years

author: Alfia Sharafutdinova

Regional programs for development of the bank sector contribute to active participation of the credit institutions in social-economic development of the region. The chairman of the National Bank RB Rustem Mardanshin reported about that, speaking at the all-Russian bank forum, held in Nizhniy Novgorod some days ago, the Credit Organizations Association RB reported.

Thus, the number of the working banks, including all leaders of the Russian bank market, increased two times on the territory of Bashkortostan for the last five years as result of the Strategy for development of the bank sector RB till 2010. The volume of population’s deposits, kept by the banks, increased almost three times.

Since 2011 a new program document, meant for the nearest five years, works in Bashkiria. The Strategy-2015 presumes signing of the cooperation agreements between the banks and the Government of Bashkortostan as one of its prior aspects. These agreements anticipate the actions on crediting various investment projects in the Republic, widening of the range of the bank services and development of business infrastructure on the territory of the region.

“At present time 90 bails for the total sum about 252,4 million rubles are given on the active credit contracts at the expense of means from the Guarantee Fund. Under these bails small and medium business companies have already been credited by 14 banks for the overall sum of 379,9 million rubles”  - the Credit Organizations Association RB reported.

themes: banks