On 6 February 2019, a ceremony of rewarding the winners of «Banks of the Year 2019» rating by the information agency «Financial Club» took place in Kyiv.
Credit Agricole Bank was awarded as «The best saving bank for business» in the category of banks with foreign banking groups’ capital. Credit Agricole demonstrated the highest absolute increase of UAH deposits of legal entities in 2018 (data for January-November).
«Credit Agricole is focused on support of corporate business. From year to year, we enhance our positions of the core financial partner for multinational and local companies, SMEs and agri-agro. Reward received by Credit Agricole for being the best saving bank for business is an important indicator of our bank’s reliability. More and more companies entrust us their funds as they see Credit Agricole as a reliable partner for business development. I sincerely appreciate customer confidence, which once again confirms the stability of our bank», Jean-Paul Piotrowski, the CEO of Credit Agricole Bank, comments.
All in all, three categories of financial institutions are presented in the rating: banks with Ukrainian capital, state-owned banks and banks with foreign capital.
Rating calculations were based on statements of banks published by the National Bank of Ukraine as at 1 December and 1 October. Key indicators are the amount of assets, deposit and loan portfolios of individuals and legal entities, loan portfolio quality, profit of banks as well as the number of active plastic cards.
JSC «Credit Agricole Bank» is a modern universal bank owned by the leading financial group in Europe – Credit Agricole Group (France). The Group is a major partner of the French economy and one of the largest banking groups in Europe. It is a leading retail bank in Europe, having the largest portfolio of assets under management, being first in the field of ban insurance and third - in project financing in Europe. Credit Agricole has been operating in the financial market of Ukraine since 1993 and renders the entire range of banking services to private individuals, including premium-clients, and business. The Bank pays special attention to cooperation with agricultural enterprises. Reliability and business reputation of Credit Agricole in Ukraine is confirmed by the highest possible FITCH ratings, leading positions in bank sustainability, bank deposit reliability and bank profitability rankings, as well as by 300 000 active private and 18 000 corporate customers, including international corporations, large Ukrainian companies and representatives of small and medium business. Credit Agricole Bank is a socially responsible bank that confirms its status by the large number of projects implemented under the corporate social responsibility program «We Care!».
Viktoriia Torianyk, Head of PR and corporate communications Credit Agricole Bank.
Phone: +38 044 581 07 45, e-mail: Viktoriia.Torianyk@credit-agricole.ua