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The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) has made another 10 Ukrainian banks leave Crimea over their “non-fulfilment of liabilities to creditors and depositors”, press service of the CBR reports.

CBR decided to make Pivdenny Bank, Ukrgazbank, Kreshchatik, Ukrainian Innovation Bank, State Export-Import Bank of Ukraine, Finbank, Pivdencombank, Evrogazbank, Pireus Bank MKB and Brokbiznesbank quit the region.

Following the peninsula’s annexation, the majority of Ukrainian banks stopped their operation in Crimea, shutting the Crimean branches. Before the annexation, there were 77 Ukrainian banks in the region, among them Ukraine’s biggest Privatbank, Ukrainian Joint Stock Bank, Imexbank, Kievan Rus Bank and the others.

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