The Bystraya Pochta™ money transfer service is now accessible in the Republic of Latvia.
AS Latvijas Biznesa Banka has become the network's first Latvian partner bank after connecting its points to transfer services by Bystraya Pochta at the following addresses:
The Bystraya Pochta™ service allows express transfers to be made between individuals who are not business owners without opening an account. Transfers in Russian roubles can be made within Russia. US dollars and euro are accessible for transfers between the Russian Federation and its neighbouring countries (Azerbaijan, Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Moldova, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and Ukraine).
More detailed information on money transfers can be found on the Bystraya Pochta™ service website.
A full list of the offices that offer the Bystraya Pochta™ service may be found on Raiffeisenbank's website under Bystraya Pochta™ Money Transfers.
ZAO Raiffeisenbank is a subsidiary of Raiffeisen International Bank-Holding AG. Raiffeisenbank is ranking 9th in terms of assets among the Russian banks based on 1Q 2009 results (Interfax-CEA). According to Interfax-CEA, ZAO Raiffeisenbank ranked 4th in Russia in terms of private deposits and 6th in consumer lending in Russia based on 1Q 2009 results.
Raiffeisen International operates one of the largest banking networks in CEE. 17 markets in Europe's growth region are covered by subsidiary banks, leasing companies and a range of other financial service providers. The group’s more than 62,000 employees service over 14.9 million customers via more than 3,200 business outlets. Raiffeisen International is a fully consolidated subsidiary of Raiffeisen Zentralbank Osterreich AG (RZB), which owns about 70 per cent of the common stock. The remainder is in free float, the shares are listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange. RZB is a leading corporate and investment bank in Austria and the central institution of the Austrian Raiffeisen Banking Group, the country's largest banking group.