News

Mortgage and consumer lending on the rise in 2016 in the context of a reviving housing market

Business, Finance

Mortgage and consumer lending in Bulgaria were on the rise in 2016 in the context of a reviving housing market.

In 2016 deposits were continuously increasing, while deposit interest rates — were decreasing

Business, Finance

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).

Message for customers - Working hours on holidays

Important! Announcement
Message for customers - Working hours on holidays

Dear Customers,

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.  

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UniCredit Bulgaria donated BGN 35,000 for the training of guide dogs

New Charity
UniCredit Bulgaria donated BGN 35,000 for the training of guide dogs

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. 

UniCredit Bulbank will serve customers during Christmas and New Year holidays

Announcement

19 offices on duty will serve bank customers on non-business days

UniCredit enters into an agreement with Amundi to sell Pioneer Investments

Business, UniCredit Group
UniCredit enters into an agreement with Amundi to sell Pioneer Investments

UniCredit and Amundi entered into a binding agreement to sell Pioneer Investments with the exception of Pioneer in Poland.

UniCredit sells its stake in the Polish Bank Pekao

Business, UniCredit Group

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).

Message for clients of UniCredit Bulbank

Business

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.

UniCredit Bulbank is Bank of the Year

Awards
UniCredit Bulbank is Bank of the Year

UniCredit Bulbank received the grand Bank of the Year award in the Annual Bank Awards rating of the Bank of the Year Association.

Levon Hampartzoumian for BNT: A good business climate encourages young people to return to Bulgaria

Business, Education
Levon Hampartzoumian for BNT: A good business climate encourages young people to return to Bulgaria

There should be a long-term vision for education for the more vulnerable groups within society.