1 Dec

The events that took place in the business life of the FBA EAC

Dear members of the FBA EAC,

We would like to inform you about the events that took place in the business life of the FBA EAC in November 2021: 

On November 2, 2021, a meeting of the leadership of the FBA EAC with the heads of the Association’s Representative Offices was held via videoconference. The meeting was attended by heads of FBA EAC Representative Offices in China, Cyprus, Finland, Kazakhstan, Bulgaria, Germany, France, Great Britain, India, Moldova, Russia, Armenia, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, and West African countries. The management of the Association was represented by Chairman of the Board A.Murychev, First Vice-President A.Kotlyarsky, General Director O.Berezovoy.
More detailed information is available on the FBA EAC website at the link: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/on-november-2-2021-a-meeting-with-the-heads-of-the-association-s-representative-offices.html

In November 2021, a Legal Service was established. Legal Service will solve the following tasks: representation and protection of the rights and legitimate interests of the members of the FBA EAC; provision of advisory; methodological, legal and other assistance in order to improve the effectiveness of their activities; exclusion or maximum reduction of the negative consequences of the Russian and foreign legislation of the members of the FBA EAC.
Detailed information is available on the FBA EAC website at the link: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/legal-service-is-a-new-structure-of-the-fba-eac.html

On November 11, 2021, a meeting of the Financial Innovation Sub-Commission was held in the RSPP in the videoconference format. The topic of the Meeting was “Prospects and directions of development of the digital assets market in Russia”. During the meeting, the prospects and directions for the development of digital asset turnover in Russia in various markets were considered, as well as prospects for improving the regulation of digital asset turnover taking into account business needs. The General Director of the FBA EAC O.Berezovoy attended the meeting.
Read full information on the FBA EAC website at the link: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/meeting-of-the-financial-innovation-subcommittee-of-the-rspp.html

On November 11, 2021, a meeting of the Member of the Board (Minister) for Economics and Financial Policy of the Eurasian Economic Commission R. Beketaev with the Chairman of the Board of the FBA EAC A. Murychev and the General Director of the Association O. Berezovoy took place at the headquarters of the EEC. The participants of the meeting discussed new forms of cooperation in the field of business and the possibility of creating public reception rooms for EAEU entrepreneurs in the field of economics and finance.
More detailed information is available on the EEC website, as well as on the FBA EAC website at the link: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/the-eec-is-discussing-the-possibility-of-creating-public-reception-rooms-for-eaeu-entrepreneurs-in-t.html

On November 15, 2021, within the framework of the Russian Business Weeks, the RSPP Investment Forum “Tools for Stimulating Investment Activity” was held, dedicated to stimulating investments in fixed assets and the development of investment initiatives of entrepreneurs. The President of the RSPP A. Shokhin moderated the Forum.  FBA EAC was represented at the forum by General Director O. Berezovoy and took part in the Forum.
Read more on the link: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/rspp-held-an-investment-forum-on-november-15.html

On November 16, 2021, a meeting of the Council for Professional Qualifications of the Financial Market was held in a combined format. The meeting was devoted to the preliminary summing up of the SPKFR activities in 2021, as well as the implementation of the NSC strategy. Chairman of the Management Board A.Murychev and CEO O.Berezovoy took part in the meeting on behalf of the FBA EAC.  Read more on our website: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/meeting-of-the-council-spkfr.html

On November 16, 2021, a new issue of the journal “Eurasian Financial and Economic Herald” was published.

Detailed information is available on the journal’s website at the link: https://www.herald.media/

On November 17, 2021, the forum “The Banking System of Russia” was held in Moscow as part of the “Russian Business Weeks” organized by the RSPP: ensuring the availability of services and resources in conditions of increasing risks.”

The Forum was held in a combined format. The moderators of the forum were: the President of the RSPP A.Shokhin and the General Director of ACRA M.Sukhov. The heads of the Federation Council, the State Duma, the Bank of Russia, the Ministry of Finance of Russia, banks, rating companies were invited to speak at the Forum. The Chairman of the Board of FBA EAC, the Vice-President of the RSPP A.Murychev and the General Director of the FBA EAC O.Berezovoy attended the forum. Read more about the event: https://www.fbacs.com/articles/forum-bankovskaya-sistema-rossii-obespechenie-dostupnosti-uslug-i-resursov-usloviyakh-vozrastayushch.html

On November 19, 2021, a working meeting was held at the FBA EAC headquarters between O. Berezovoy, the General Director of the Association, and A. Boldi, the head of the FBA EAC representative office in Italy and the owner of NEMESI SRL. A. Boldi informed about the work of the Representative Office, about the registration in Italy, on his initiative, of the Levoro Precious metals Bank and the Italian Gold Bank (IGB). The parties outlined a work plan for 2022.

Details on the FBA EAC website: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/working-meeting-with-the-head-of-the-representative-office-in-italy.html

On November 19, 2021, the XXXI European Banking Congress was held in Frankfurt am Main, which was attended by a member of the Board of the FBA EAC O. Preksin. The Congress ends with the traditional European Financial Week “From Recovery to Strength”, dedicated to the economic challenges of post-pandemic development. The organizers of the Congress are Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank, the French BNP Paribas, the British HSBC and the Frankfurt City Hall.

More information that is detailed on the website: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/fba-eac-develops-contacts-with-the-international-financial-and-banking-community.html

On November 18, 2021, the VIII Moscow International Financial and Economic Forum was held in Moscow at the Golden Ring Hotel Moscow in a combined format. More than one and a half thousand people from 27 countries of the world took part in the Forum. Representatives of the business community of France, Italy, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, India, Russia, Finland, Germany, Japan, Sweden, and the United Kingdom participated in the Forum in person.

A plenary session and three parallel industry panels presented the format of the Forum.

You can find the materials of the forum at the links:

– Plenary session: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/viii-moscow-international-financial-and-economic-forum-building-bridges-not-barriers-business-eurasi.html

– I panel session “Digitalization of industry – transition to a new era of industrialization”: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/i-panel-session-of-the-viii-moscow-international-financial-and-economic-forum.html

– 2 panel session “Monetary and financial support of cross-border partnership”: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/ii-panel-session-of-the-viii-moscow-international-financial-and-economic-forum.html

– 3 panel session “Transport and logistics corridors – the infrastructure framework of the Greater Eurasian Partnership”: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/iii-panel-session-of-the-viii-moscow-international-financial-and-economic-forum.html

On November 18, 2021 the summing up of the Competition for the International Public Award “Business Elite of Eurasia” took place.
The winners of the Competition in 2021 were:
– in the “Standard of Stability” nomination, the award was awarded to the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs;
– in the nomination “Technological Breakthrough” of the year, the Organizing Committee of the award noted Kaspersky Lab;
– The Finnish company Metso-Outotec received the award in the nomination “Social Responsibility”.
The Organizing Committee congratulates the nominees on their well-deserved victory and wishes them further success.
Details about the Contest:  http://www.fbacs.com/articles/o-premii.html

On November 21, 2021, the Order of the Russian Orthodox Church of St. Seraphim of Sarov, third degree, was awarded to the Vice-President of the FBA EAC M. Sagalevich, whose contribution to the restoration of the Moscow Metochion of the Transfiguration of the Valaam Stavropol Monastery was highly appreciated by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia.

Visit the website on the issue: http://www.fbacs.com/en/articles/vice-president-of-the-fba-eac-m-sagalevich-awarded-the-order-of-the-russian-orthodox-church.html

On November 22, 2021, the Smart Cities Forum was held within the framework of the Russian Business Weeks organized by the RSPP.

In the near future, the following events will take place in the life of the FBA EAC:

On December 1, 2021, at 11.00 msk, an Extended meeting of the Board of the FBA EAC will be held in videoconference mode on the ZOOM platform.

On December 8, 2021, at 11.00 msk, an expanded meeting of the Supervisory Board of the FBA EAC will be held at the headquarters of the Eurasian Economic Commission. The topic of the meeting: “The future of the EAEU financial markets: green financing and digitalization”, the format of the event is mixed (offline/online).

In December 2021, the Energy Efficiency Committee will hold its first Round Table, which will tell about the work plans, composition and goals of the new structure.

In December 2021, the results of the Photo Contest “The World through the eyes of an artist” will be summed up. The terms of the photo contest are posted on the FBA EAC website at the link: http://www.fbacs.com/articles/fotokonkurs-moya-strana.html and on the website of the Eurasian Financial and Economic Herald by the link:  https://www.herald.media/photo-contest

In December 2021, the events of the Russian Business Week continue. Details about the events can be found at the link: https://nrb-rspp.ru/calendar.html

In December 2021, the Editorial Board of the Eurasian Financial and Economic Bulletin begins preparing a new issue of the journal. The magazine’s website: https://www.herald.media/
We offer the members of the FBA EAC publication placement in the journal on a free basis. We invite the authors of the magazine, advertisers and information partners to cooperate (information on cooperation is available at the link: https://www.herald.media/collab).