Tender commission for the banks selection considered the conclusions of the National Bank of Ukraine on the financial condition and execution during the last six months of economic standards by banks authorized to service current accounts of pensioners and social assistance recipients, and decided to extend until January 1, 2015 the validity of contracts with 19 authorized banks.
Besides the financial condition the tender commission reviewed the banking activities in the repayment of pensions and financial assistance, as well as compliance with applicable laws.
The list of banks in which pensioners and recipients can open accounts for payment of pensions and financial assistance, except for Piraeus Bank includes Pravex Bank, Kredobank, Credit Dnepr Bank, Industrial and Financial bank.
Complete list of the banks you can find by following the link.
On July 21st, 2022, the National Bank of Ukraine introduced changes on the transactions and operations carried out abroad (outside of the territory of Ukraine) on Hryvnia (UAH) cards and accounts. Those new limitations are only related to operations, carried out abroad from UAH cards and accounts, whilst foreign currency cards and accounts have not been impacted from those restrictions. In detail:
UAH12.500 equivalent in foreign currency per 7 days from the first time of withdrawal. The limit is not calculated cumulatively.
UAH80.000 equivalent per calendar month for transactions at POS terminals (physical presence of card or NFC technology on phone), purchases on the internet secured by full 3DSecure* and recurring payments**.
UAH20.000 equivalent per calendar month for the rest type of online transactions.