FORUS Bank has launched Golden Crown – Money Transfer Service

FORUS Bank has become a partner of the Golden Crown, an international money transfer service. RUB, USD and EUR money transfers via the Golden Crown are now available at the bank’s offices.
People can send and receive Golden Crown’s retail addressless money transfers throughout Russia and to the countries of near and far abroad. Transfer fee will comprise 0.5% or more (depending on the receiving country).
“A quick, safe and comfortable way of transferring funds to 19 countries of the world will be available to customers of FORUS Bank due to its cooperation with the Golden Crown, - says Olesya Fyodorova, Deputy Head of the Golden Crown – Money Transfer Service. – We are glad to have more and more partners with us. An agreement with FORUS Bank has widened our presence in Russia and we became even closer to thousands of our clients”.
FORUS Bank has been successfully operating in the microfinance market for 20 years with corporate lending as its key business trend. The Bank is guided by unique long experience of FORA Fund and Opportunity International, an international public organization. In nineties many bank's officers supported entrepreneurs and adapted methods of micro crediting to the Russian standards.
According to Yelena Filcarn, Head of Customer Service Department of FORUS Bank CJSC, implementation of a new money transfer service will contribute to the increase of functionality and quality of services offered by the credit institution.
“We focus on our customers’ needs and try to provide high-quality banking services to everyone. We realize that our partners bring new opportunities to our clients and welcome business relations with first rate Russian and foreign companies with the Golden Crown – Money Transfer service, a widely known and highly demanded one among them”, – says Yelena Filcarn.

FORUS Bank CJSCa regional bank with 100% foreign capital. Central office is located in Nizhniy Novgorod. It specializes in retail lending, providing loans to small business and microfinancing. The bank is a partner of Microfinance Center for the Central and Eastern Europe (MFC), Russian Microfinance Center (RMC), and is a member of Russian Banks Association. As at July 1, 2014 total bank’s assets comprised RUB 3296 mln, own capital - RUB 487 mln, Commercial loan portfolio - RUB 2779 mln. For more details please go to