Opening an account in Belarus for a foreign company

Opening an account in Belarus for a foreign company

In this material, we want to provide you with a list of reliable banking institutions where it is possible to open an account in Belarus for a non-resident company.

According to an analysis conducted by YB Case specialists, you will be able to open an account in Belarus for a foreign company with BNB, BelVEB, RRB-Bank and Zepter Bank. Below, you can find more about their description.

Opening a corporate account with the BNB

Belarusian National Bank is one of the largest commercial banks in the country. The key features of the institution, which should be considered by entrepreneurs who intend to open an account in Belarus for a company with a full foreign ownership, are:

  • 27 years plus stable operation;
  • A wide range of services, including lending, leasing, trade finance;
  • The presence of mobile and client banking (in Russian and English);
  • No fees for opening an account, as well as account maintenance;
  • Ability to make international transfers (OUR, BEN or SHA).

When planning to open an account with the BNB in the name of a non-resident company, pay attention to the following:

  • A personal visit is required;
  • Legal assistance in opening an account in Belarus: from EUR 2,990 + translation of documents into Russian;
  • Estimated dates: from 14 days.

Opening an account with BelVEB

BelVEB Bank is a leading bank of jurisdiction that specializes in serving private clients, as well as all types of businesses, including SMEs.

If you want to open a corporate account in a foreign bank, we recommend that you consider the following:

  • The Bank has been providing its services, including deposits, loans, currency exchange, as well as international transfers (SWIFT) for over 28 years;
  • The availability of an Internet banking;
  • Loyal tariffs;
  • Legal support services in opening an account with BelVEB for a non-resident company: EUR 3,190 + translation of documents into Russian;
  • The client must visit the bank in person;
  • Application consideration period: from 14 days.

To find out the details, we advise you to order a personal advise on Belarusian bank account opening for a foreign company.

Opening a corporate account with RRB-Bank

RRB-Bank is a large European institution providing its services (loans, cash settlement services, deposits, remittances, online banking) to private and corporate individuals.

If you intend to open an account in Belarus in the name of a foreign company, consider the following:

  • It has been successfully operating for over 26 years;
  • Customer service is provided in Russian and English;
  • The Bank adheres to the principle of “know your client”, which indicates the possible need for additional documentation.

Opening an account in Belarus for a company with a complex structure is possible taking into account these conditions:

  • Legal aid t in opening an account with RRB-Bank: EUR 2,500 (a visit to the bank is required);
  • Application consideration period: from 14 days.

For more information, we recommend that you request for legal advice on opening an account in Belarus for a non-resident company.

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Opening an account with Zepter Bank

Zepter Bank is a European institution licensed in Belarus and specializing in servicing (brokerage, deposits, SWIFT, cash transfer, lending) private clients and SMEs.

If you want to open an account in Belarus for a company with foreign ownership, then you should know the following:

  • A financial institution has been providing services in the Belarusian market for over 12 years;
  • Russian-language online banking and mobile banking;
  • Legal support services in opening an account with Zepter Bank: EUR 3,500;
  • Legal assistance in opening an account in Belarus for a non-resident company for conducting various types of activities (including high-risk): EUR 4,500;
  • A personal visit is required;
  • Account opening period: from 14 days.

* As an alternative, we are also ready to help you in opening an account with Alfa Bank (Belarus).

YB Case services

Having decided to open a corporate account in a foreign bank, it would be advisable to seek help from qualified specialists.

In this case, we recommend that you consider the above options and order legal advice on the solutions that are most appropriate for you.

In addition, it is worth noting that with the help of our experts, you will be able to:

  • Open an account for partnership (LP) in Belarus;
  • Open an account for a non-resident company in a Belarusian bank.

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