In October 2018, Credit Agricole Bank organized a traditional event – «Macroeconomic review: summary and trends». This year, the event was held in Hilton hotel in Kyiv and was attended by nearly 200 corporate and premium customers of the bank. The purpose of the event is to analyze and discuss the latest trends of Ukraine’s and global economy, to share experience and communicate.
«It is the fourth time in a row that we are organizing this event dedicated to macroeconomic analysis and forecasts. Every year we observe the increasing interest to the expertise provided by Credit Agricole. And we are truly delighted to be able to share this added value with our customers», Jean-Paul Piotrowski, the Chairman of the Management Board, commented in his welcome speech. «2018 is a special year for Credit Agricole! We are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Group’s presence in Ukraine. During this period of time we have gone from a bank of one hundred people specializing in international companies to a full service universal bank operating throughout the Ukrainian market, becoming step by step a reference bank in MNC, a leading bank in agri-agro and car financing. We intend to continue our development and our presence in Ukraine».
It is worth mentioning that the customers of the bank increasingly value the opportunity to learn about macroeconomic trends and forecasts for the next year from reputed Ukrainian and foreign speakers. The guests’ comments on this year’s event speak for themselves: «It was one of the best macroeconomic reviews I’ve ever visited», «very constructive and deep analysis of the economic situation», «perfectly organized and extremely useful event».
This year, the analytical reviews of Ukraine’s and world economy were presented by both experts of Credit Agricole Bank and external speakers.
Tetiana Sollogoub, coordinator of country risk and geopolitical analysis in Credit Agricole Group economic research block, shared the analysis of the impact of geopolitical risks.
Dmytro Sologub, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine, outlined the trends of the developments in Ukraine’s economy in the past year.
Daniel Bilak, Chairman of UkraineInvest, made a presentation on investment development in Ukraine.
Oleksandr Pecherytsyn, chief economist at Credit Agricole Bank, answered 6 key questions concerning Ukraine’s economy.
See the special video about this event following the link.
During the event, the fifth anniversary issue of the infographic guide «Ukraine’s Agribusiness» was presented to the customers of the bank. Credit Agricole Bank became the partner of the release.
About Credit Agricole:
PJSC «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.