Financial Regulation International
The financial fallout – Russia triggers payment re-wiring through Ukraine invasion
Dr Carlos León
Since its invasion of Ukraine, Russia has been subjected to several types of sanctions, including the limitation of its financial
capabilities. First, was its expulsion from the SWIFT messaging service – the most mediatic of them all. The others included
transaction bans, asset freezing and restrictions on advice services for wealthy Russians. The intention behind all these
sanctions is to increase the pressure on Russia, impact its ability to fund the war and weaken the political base in countries
that support the conflict.
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