Alexei and Dmitry Ananeva considering the sale of the Bank “Revival”, writes on Thursday “Kommersant” citing its sources.
According to the newspaper, the Central Bank has no objection to the sale. Principal owners of the credit institution a week ago began its preparation to attract investor from among large banks and industrial companies.
As reported, the Ananiev brothers planned merger with PSB that they monitor the “Revival”, but on 27 October the meeting of shareholders of both banks was recognized as invalid due to lack of quorum. In a press release, “Revival”, we explained that the main owners of the Bank decided to postpone its accession and to create based on the credit of the digital Bank.
“The Bank is not considering the sale of Renaissance. Banks will be merged in a more quiet market time,” – told “Interfax” the press service of the PSB (also controlled Angevine) on Thursday evening.
According to “Kommersant”, the main reason for the cancellation of the merger was necessary in a merger to buy out minority shareholders, non-state pension funds “the Future”, “Safmar” and “Trust”, 20% of the shares of PSB, which would cost approximately 20 billion rubles. The publication notes that Ananeva now looking for a source to replenish the liquidity of the PSB.
As previously reported, their assessment of PSB have already undermined the Agency S&P and Moody’s. Last downgraded the ratings of deposits in foreign and national currencies PSB from “Ba3” to “B2”. S&P Global Ratings downgraded the rating of the counterparty PSB with “BB-” to “B+”. The Agency also lowered to ‘B+’ from ‘BB -‘ long-term ratings of Bank Vozrozhdenie confirmed short-term ratings of the Bank at “B” and started their review with “negative” Outlook.
Bank Vozrozhdenie became the holding company Promsvyaz Capital B. V. in 2015, this time between the two banks was the integration processes: the transition to the unified operational and technological platform, centralization of back-office functions, unification of the product line and building a cross-sales.