Gazinvestbank is looking to up its charter capital in the weeks to come, the lending institution’s press service reported. The bank’s EGM decided to increase the charter capital to Rub 1 bln.

According to the data from news agency Banki.ru and Interfax-CEA, Gazinvestbank’s net assets amount to Rub 5,217 mln (259th place in Russia) and it is a member of the national deposit insurance system. At present, Gazinvestbank’s major shareholder is Evrogazinvest. Evrogazinvest takes part in elaborating new technologies under joint programs carried out with Gazprom and is also a wholesale supplier of metal products.