ArmInfo. VTB Bank (Armenia) jointly with TelCell company has launched another convenient way of sending and receiving money transfers on the territory of Armenia, the fee is 1% from the transfer amount but no less than 200 AMD/30RUR/$0.4/0.4 EUR. At the same time the fee is not commissioned from the recipient. The press-service of the bank has told ArmInfo that in order to send a transfer via TelCell Transfer system through branch network of VTB Bank (Armenia) one needs to have passport and present the data of the recipient. The transfer will be made in 5 minutes.
According to the source the transfers can be made between the 65 branches of the VTB Bank (Armenia) and 15 servicing points of TelCell Transfer system, as well as by calling the Call Center of the bank via number 8787 and via Telephone Bank service (for making a direct transfer without visiting the bank branch). In the future when other local banks of Armenia join TelCell Transfer system it will be possible to make transfers from the branch network of the banks new participants of TelCell Transfer system.
One can get additional information about TelCell Transfer on the www.vtb.am website, in the branches of VTB Bank Armenia as well as by calling Reference Service of VTB Bank Armenia by 8787 number or Reference Service of TelCell by (060) 27-22-22.
To recall, VTB Bank (Armenia) works with MoneyGram, "Avers", "Unistream", "Fast Mail", "InterExpress", "Intel …xpress", "Anelik", "Ria Money Transfer" and "Sigue Money Transfer" transfer systems, which ensure high competitiveness of the bank on the market of bank services, provided to the population. To note, VTB Bank (Armenia) joined VTB Group in April 2004 and is fully owned by VTB Group, the second biggest bank in Russia. VTB Bank (Armenia) is one of the leaders of Armenia's banking sector. It has the largest branch network in Armenia. According to latest data there are 1500 TelCell terminals, 1200 of which are installed in the trade service facilities.