Currency Ipotechniy went on a hunger strike at the main office of VTB

One of the participants in the ongoing fourth night “siege” of the head office of VTB Bank in the Federation tower in Moscow, went on hunger strike. This is stated in the press release of the all-Russian movement of currency borrowers received by RBC

Alexey Kozyrev announced an indefinite hunger strike in protest against the lack of reaction from the leadership of VTB. In a press release it is noted that the Public chamber sent a letter to the Chairman of the management Board of VTB24 Mikhail Zadornov, in which he asked him to arrange a meeting with ipotechnyiy to discuss options for restructuring loans.

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Currency borrowers VTB24 previously demanded a meeting with the first Deputy Chairman of VTB Vasily Titov.19 APR mortgage holders sent in the name of Titov’s letter in which he asked to solve the question of restructuring of the mortgage.

In response to a request to RBC head of the press service of VTB24 Artem Bochkarev stressed that the Bank does not consider the position of borrowers productive. “The client needs to resolve issues on an individual basis and with the Bank with which the contract is signed”, — said Bochkarev.

At the beginning of the year, the head of VTB24 Mikhail Zadornov said that the number of foreign currency mortgage holders in the Bank have decreased in 2015 by almost 30%. 1,4 thousand clients of 5 thousand restructured their loans. About 600 people have converted the loans into rubles, and another part of the loan repaid.