Bank Vozrozhdeniye started issuing of VISA Gold chip cards

15 April 2003

Bank Vozrozhdeniye issued the first VISA Gold chip card of the standard VSDC (VISA Smart Debit/Credit).

Bank Vozrozhdeniye is planning to launch VISA Electron, Classic, Business and Platinum chip cards of the standard VSDC beginning with May 2003. The Bank is planning to issue over 200 thousand chip cards within the third quarter of the year 2003.

All chip cards of the Bank possess the inserted 2-Galleon chips of Schlumberger production and provide for additional options.

In March 2003, Bank Vozrozhdeniye got a license of the VISA payment system to issue VISA Gold chip cards as a full-option-issuer.

Boris V. Gromov, Governor of the Moscow Region congratulated Dmitriy L. Orlov, President of Vozrozhdeniye Bank on the next anniversary of the Bank.
Bank Vozrozhdeniye has entered a list of credit institutions collaborating with Bank of Russia in the field of disclosing information. Central Bank has placed a shortlist of such banks in its site