On 9 July 2020, during the annual ceremony FINANCIAL CLUB AWARDS – 2020 Credit Agricole Bank was once again named # 1 in the “Car Loan” nomination and #7 in the overall rating of leading Ukrainian banks having improved its past year result by two positions. The information agency “Financial Club” has been determining the leaders of “50 Leading Banks of Ukraine” for 9 years in a row already.
The Rating jury has also recognized high performance of Credit Agricole executives. Two Management Board Members of the bank were recognized as leading bankers:
Larysa Bondarieva, Deputy CEO in charge of Corporate Business, SME and Capital Markets, is among TOP-5 corporate bankers in Ukraine.
Galyna Zhukova, Deputy CEO in charge of Retail Business and Network, is among TOP-5 retail bankers in Ukraine.
“We appreciate the recognition of our bank by the reputable experts and rating organizers. Credit Agricole is traditionally among 10 leading Ukrainian banks, and this is an excellent result. We achieve it by working every day in the interests of our customers and society and this is how we want to convey the message: “you can rely on Credit Agricole!”. We believe that now it is the time to care about our clients, about our big team of 2,400 employees and about what we can do for the society. Many projects we are currently implementing – from the up-to-date mobile application and advanced products for customers to charity initiatives and smart office development – are based on this main idea”, Carlos de Cordoue, the CEO of Credit Agricole Bank, comments.
Credit Agricole Bank wins the main award in the “Car Loan” nomination for the fifth consecutive year.
“Once again, we confirmed the # 1 status of the bank for car owners! We issue each third car loan in Ukraine, work on the ongoing improvement of the service, and we are the only banking market player that holds the international certificate ISO 9001 in car lending. We have ambitious development plans: we want to make each and every car-related dream come true!”, Galyna Zhukova, the Deputy CEO of Credit Agricole Bank, comments.
“50 Leading Banks of Ukraine” project is an independent research of the Ukrainian banking sector that determines sixteen leading banks in specialized ratings, nine winners of “Financial Recognition”, five best senior managers and the leading bank of the country.
The research is held among all banks operating in Ukraine on the basis of their financial statements and the information additionally provided by the rating participants.
About Credit Agricole:
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 280 000 active private and 17 000 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 internal communications division of Credit Agricole Bank.