The Central Bank allowed residents to transfer $10,000 a month abroad

The Russian financial regulator went to ease the conditions for transfers to individuals.

The Central Bank of the Russian Federation suspended transfers abroad from the accounts of individuals = non-residents from unfriendly countries working in the Russian Federation for a period of six months.

This is stated in the message of the regulator.

In addition, for the same six-month period, transfers abroad of funds of individuals and legal entities-non-residents from the accounts of brokers of the Russian Federation are suspended.

At the same time, the Bank of Russia decided to ease the measures for transferring funds to countries that did not support the sanctions.


Each month, individuals have the right to make transfers from their account in the Russian Federation to such countries, but for an amount not exceeding $10,000.

Previously, this amount was limited to $5,000.

Earlier, TopNews wrote that from April 1, 2022, Western Union will stop transfers within Russia. In this case, transfers abroad will be carried out as usual.


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