Mortgage and consumer lending in Bulgaria were on the rise in 2016 in the context of a reviving housing market.
In 2016 there was a continuing upward tendency for deposits to increase, which led to higher liquidity of the banking system. There was also a continuing decrease in interest rates influenced by the policy of the European Central Bank (ECB).
With regard to forthcoming Christmas and New Year holidays in accordance with year-end closing procedures and the requirements of the Ministry of Finance and BNB, the following limitations in servicing customer operations shall be in force from 23.12.2016 – 31.12.2016.
The Chief Executive Officer of UniCredit Bulbank Levon Hampartzoumian presented Eyes on Four Paws Foundation with a donation cheque for BGN 35,000 today. The amount will be used to cover the maintenance and training of two young guide dogs.
19 offices on duty will serve bank customers on non-business days
UniCredit and Amundi entered into a binding agreement to sell Pioneer Investments with the exception of Pioneer in Poland.
UniCredit announced today that it has concluded an agreement for the sale of 32.8 percent of its shares in Bank Pekao to Powszechny Zakład Ubezpieczeń (PZU) and the Polish Development Fund (PFR).
Because of technical reasons outside the territory of Bulgaria, on 6th and 7th Dec. some of the incoming and outgoing transfers in foreign currency, as well as the transfers through the payment system RINGS above BGN 100,000 were delayed. By 18:30 on 7th Dec. the technical issues were resolved.
There should be a long-term vision for education for the more vulnerable groups within society.