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RusAg campus projects: 40 universities and more than 136 thousand cards
19 May 2022

Forty Russian agricultural universities have joined campus projects launched by Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg, the Bank) in 2019. The total number of issued campus cards exceeded 136 thousand. This unique banking product combines financial and non-financial services, acting simultaneously as a means of payment, a pass to the territory of the university and a library card.

Russian Agricultural Bank and Russian Environmental Operator agreed to invest in municipal solid waste management projects
28 April 2022

Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg, the Bank) and Russian Environmental Operator (REO) have agreed on investment cooperation in the field of municipal solid waste (MSW) management.

Russian Agricultural Bank informs on the status of subordinated Eurobonds coupon yield payment
20 April 2022

Russian Agricultural bank (RusAg, the Bank) reports on the situation with subordinated Eurobonds coupon yield payable on 16 April 2022, with an interest rate of 8.5% per annum, maturing in 2023 (ISINs: XS0979891925, US74973DAJ81).

Since the beginning of March Russian Agricultural Bank added to its foreign trade portfolio more than a hundred new contracts
25 March 2022

Russian Agricultural Bank (RusAg, the Bank) is expanding its portfolio in the sector of foreign economic activity (FEA) – only in March number of contracts increased by 100. The most popular areas of interaction for Russian clients are the Middle East countries (Egypt, UAE), Central and Southeast Asia (China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, etc.).

RusAg’s digital ecosystem for business gets 1 million users on board
25 January 2022

In 2021, B2B users on Svoe.Fermerstvo (svoefermerstvo.ru), a RusAg ecosystem for agrarians, jumped ten-fold to 1 million people. In a similar fashion, the number of products offered by the system showed a ten-fold increase to 1 million. Most importantly, almost all Russian manufacturers of agricultural machinery joined the platform as it launched 10 new digital services for agribusiness.

RusAg and the Republic of Tuva sign a cooperation agreement
24 December 2021

Boris Listov, Chairman of the Board of Russian Agricultural Bank, and Vladislav Hovalyg, Head and Chairman of the Government of the Republic of Tuva, signed a cooperation agreement to replace the one that was operating in 2013-20.

J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. recognises RusAg’s excellence in interbank and commercial payments
23 December 2021

RusAg received quality recognition awards from its partner, J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A, in two nominations, interbank payments and commercial payments, for the excellent standards of processing USD-denominated interbank and commercial transfers in accordance with the international rules for automated STP (straight-through processing).

RusAg: ESG as a point of agribusiness growth and a stimulus to export to developed markets
21 December 2021

ESG compliance could become a competitive advantage for Russian agricultural exporters, said Anna Kuznecova, a Deputy Chairman of RusAg’s Board, speaking at the Innovative Practices: Science Plus Business congress.

RusAG wins Retail Finance Awards 2021
20 December 2021

RusAg’s Svoe Rodnoe (A World of My Own) project carried off the first prize in the Best Social Project nomination of the 15th annual Retail Finance Awards, given in recognition of successful development of financial retail in Russia. RusAg’s social media chatbot was also named best in the Readers’ Choice category.

RusAg: digital financial assets may prove cost-effective in agribusiness on a five-year horizon
14 December 2021

Within the next five years, Russia may successfully launch the use of digital financial assets (DFA) in supply chain financing (for supplies made from small producers to large food processors) or in reverse mechanisms such as purchase guarantees. Projects of that sort may be originated not only because they are more cost-effective, but also through ESG initiatives or product labelling, said Dmitry Tarasov, Head of the RusAg Centre for Macroeconomic and Regional Analysis and Forecasting.