VTB-Online users got the opportunity to make money transfers to the cards of customers of foreign banks, the Prime agency reports, with a link to the VTB website.
Now all VTB-Online customers will be able to send money to cards of banks in the CIS countries and other countries, both near and far abroad.
This list includes banks of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Latvia, Lithua-nia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Estonia.
From non-CIS countries, VTB-Online money transfers can be transferred to cards of banks in China, Germany, Israel, Italy, Romania, France and the Czech Republic.
The maximum amount of one transfer is 150 thousand rubles, the commission for this will be 1.5%. The bank notes that after confirming the transaction money will be credited to the account instantly.
“Previously, in VTB-Online, funds could be transferred to foreign accounts only using the“ SWIFT transfer” service, the amounts were credited within 3-5 days. Now we have added the ability to transfer money from one card to another all over the world, and money is transferred to another account instantly,” the mes-sage quotes the words of the head of the digital business department, VTB sen-ior vice president Nikita Chugunov.
He also noted that VTB plans to develop this service, increasing the number of countries and launching additional services worldwide. During the operation of the service in pilot mode, Kazakhstan, Belarus, Azerbaijan, Czech Republic and Moldova became the most popular countries in the number of transfers among VTB-Online clients, the bank said.