19 Dec 2019 15:32

Ex-investment director at Vostochny Bank detained in Baring Vostok case - source

MOSCOW. Dec 19 (Interfax) - Former investment managing director at Vostochny Bank Alexander Tsakunov has been detained as part of a fraud case in which Baring Vostok founder and U.S. businessman Michael Calvey is also implicated, an informed source told Interfax.

"Tsakunov has now been detained," the source said.

Investigators intend to ask a court on Friday to choose pre-trial restrictions for Tsakunov.

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