"Prominvestbank" conducts negotiations on involvement of the strategic investor, the head of temporary administration of National Bank in "Prominvestbank" Leonid Krotyuk reported, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports. V. Krotyuk specified that one of such potential investors is the Russian finance company. "I to you now can't call the name. It is a trade secret", - V. Krotyuk told.
According to him, entry of the strategic investor into "Prominvestbank" will be carried out by repayment of part of actions. According to the head of temporary administration of "Prominvestbank", in total from 8-10 shareholders of bank it can be redeemed to 80% of shares. These means are offered to be used for improvement of a financial position of bank. "These means will arrive into the account of owners and will be in "Prominvestbank", - V. Krotyuk told.
He also noted that the strategic investor will be obliged to provide adequacy of the regulatory capital of bank by introduction of means in the form of the subordinated debt or the deposit. V. Krotyuk also reported that today at him the meeting with representatives of law firm which represents interests of one of potential investors took place.
V. Krotyuk reported that the temporary administration of National bank of Ukraine in "Prominvestbank" addressed to the prime minister - with a request to assist the minister of Ukraine Yulia Timoshenko in early repayment of the credits which have been given out to public industries. He specified that the specified initiative is planned to carry out within the program of financial improvement of "Prominvestbank", the developed temporary administration. Also within the specified program the temporary administration carries out now inventory of assets and liabilities of bank.
Thus he noted that "Prominvestbank" continues to carry out now in full all operations on utility payments, a salary and grants. According to V. Krotyuk, for this time in "Prominvestbank" only credit operations are stopped.He also declared that it is enough financial assets of bank for implementation of obligations to natural persons. As one more favorable factor V. Krotyuk called absence at "Prominvestbank" of an external debt.
Earlier Prosecutor General's Office of Ukraine declared that certain raider structures try to bring "Prominvestbank" to bankruptcy. In this regard according to instructions of the general prosecutor Alexander Medvedko Genprokuratur will organize check of observance of the law of Ukraine "About banks and bank activity" with the purpose to prevent attempt of finishing of the specified bank to bankruptcy and to a taking its assets.
"Prominvestbank" was created in 1992 in the form of joint stock company on the basis of establishments of "Promstroibank" of the former USSR and all the time remained in ten the largest banks of the country, specializing on crediting of the industrial enterprises.
According to National Bank, for July 1 the capital of "Prominvestbank" made 2,8 billion UAH, assets - 27,54 billion UAH, a credit portfolio - 22,88 billion UAH, including 20,17 billion UAH - to legal entities. Total amount of deposits of the population for July 1 reached 11,99 billion UAH, means of legal persons not banks - 10,56 billion UAH
On October 8 of this year the board of NBU entered the moratorium on satisfaction of requirements of creditors of "Prominvestbank" for a period of 6 months.