Banks and brokers from 31 countries will be allowed to participate in currency trading in Russia
These countries include: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Algeria, Bangladesh, Bahrain, Brazil, Venezuela, Vietnam, Egypt, India, Indonesia, Iran, Qatar, China, Cuba, Malaysia, Morocco, Mongolia, UAE, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Thailand, Turkey, South Africa — a total of 31 countries.
The resolution has been prepared for the implementation of the new provisions of the law "On Organized Auctions", adopted in July 2023. The document has not been published yet.
Previously, non-resident banks from the EAEU countries, as well as banks in Tajikistan, had access to the Russian foreign exchange market. In total, 21 banks from among non-residents worked on the Russian foreign exchange market.