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Money and property of sanctioned persons can be blocked

7 августа 2023

A law was signed (Law No. 422-FZ of 08/04/2023) allowing the blocking of money and property of foreign legal entities under Russian sanctions. It will enter into force in February 2024.

  • The law allows the blocking of property, accounts and operations of foreign individuals and legal entities under Russian sanctions;
  • The decision to impose restrictions will be made by the president;
  • Financial institutions are prohibited from servicing transfers abroad if the recipient is a sanctioned person;
  • For violation of the ban, the Central Bank may restrict the activities and fine brokers, investment funds or management companies in the amount of up to 5 million rubles.

See: Federal Law No. 422-FZ of 04.08.2023 “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation”

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