Latest News for: Hellenic banking


Mastercard Unveils New Carbon Calculator Tool for Banks Globally, as Consumer Passion for the Environment Grows

The Marshall News Messenger 12 Apr 2021
Consumers also have the option to contribute to the forest restoration projects of the – whether or using banks’ loyalty rewards programs ... Arnold & Winnie Palmer Foundation, Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s, ekko, Fair Square Financial, GLS Bank, Hellenic Bank, JetBlue, Paybox Bank, Pebble Beach Resorts, PGA Tour, and UKRSIBBANK BNP Paribas Group.

The Hellenic Initiative announces $50,000 grant to fight hunger in Athens

Greek City Times 09 Apr 2021
The Hellenic Initiative (THI) has announced a $50,000 grant to be given to the Athens Food Bank, to support the organisation’s Emergency Food Fund. Athens Food Bank, a member of the European Food Banks Federation (FEBA) since 1995, helped many needy families during Greece’s 10-year crisis.

First Central Savings Bank celebrates 200 years of Greek freedom

QNS 31 Mar 2021
First Central Savings Bank visited local Greek businesses to partake in ...

200 years of Greek Independence at the Hellenic Museum, Melbourne

Greek City Times 30 Mar 2021
On the evening of the 25th March 2021 community leaders and philhellenes came together at the Hellenic Museum to mark 200 Years of Greek Independence. Guests gathered in the forecourt of the Hellenic Museum, housed within the former Royal Mint, sipping Mastiha and Ouzo cocktails whilst re-enactors kept guard in traditional dress.

Christina Papaconstantinou Sworn in As Bank of Greece Deputy Governor

The National Herald 11 Mar 2021
ATHENS -- Bank of Greece executive Christina Papaconstantinou was on Thursday sworn in as the new deputy governor of the Bank of Greece, in the presence of President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou.

Prominent Greek Banker Ioannis Costopoulos Dies at 83

The National Herald 09 Mar 2021
ATHENS -- The Hellenic Bank Association (HBA) expressed its condolences on Tuesday over the death of Yannis S. Costopoulos, citing him with a sector description as 'the patriarch of bankers' for his service at the helm of Alpha Bank and his contribution to the contemporary Greek banking system.

HFSF to get fair share in increases

Ekathimerini 08 Mar 2021
A bill to allow bank ... This move is being made ahead of the SCI of Piraeus Bank, of which the Hellenic Financial Stability Fund controls 61.3% and intends to operate as the guarantor that will attract private funds too.

ATHEX: Year-high for bourse benchmark

Ekathimerini 05 Mar 2021
Motor Oil jumped 4.90%, Public Power Corporation earned 2.31%, Hellenic Petroleum advanced 2.14%, National Bank collected 1.97%, Alpha Bank augmented 1.82% and Terna Energy climbed 1.81%, while Sarantis fell 1.67% and ...

Germany Cites Money Laundering Risk at Piraeus Bank’s Frankfurt Branch

The National Herald 18 Feb 2021
Its main shareholder is bank rescue fund HFSF (Hellenic Financial Stability Fund) with a 61 percent stake as it saw bad loans soar during Greece’s long-running financial crisis worsened by austerity.

Credit for small companies

Kathimerini 06 Feb 2021
Banks will issue loans up to 50,000 euros each to very small enterprises with an annual turnover of no more than €200,000 in the context of the new Guarantee Fund of the Hellenic Development Bank that is expected to start operating in early March.

ATMs, banks, town hall, post office targeted by vandals in Attica

Kathimerini 05 Feb 2021
on Friday on cash machines, banks, a Hellenic Post branch, a local town hall and a vehicle, in various areas of Attica.

Creditors are urging auctions

Kathimerini 27 Jan 2021
The view expressed during talks on Tuesday with the government echoed the opinions voiced by the banks and the companies managing bad loans for the funds that have acquired them ... A necessary condition for state subsidies is that the enterprises that benefit from them must reach an arrangement with the banks regarding their debts.

Support measures of €12.2 billion carried out last year

Kathimerini 22 Jan 2021
These issues were discussed during the first meeting of the Liquidity Council on Wednesday, with the participation of the Finance Ministry, the Development and Investment Ministry, the Hellenic Development Bank, the Bank of Greece and the Hellenic Bank Association.

Greek Govt Designs New Focused Measures to Support Enterprises

The National Herald 20 Jan 2021
These issues were discussed during the first meeting of the Liquidity Council on Wednesday, with the participation of the Finance ministry, Development and Investments ministry, Hellenic Development Bank, the Bank of Greece and the Hellenic Bank Association.

Loans on ice total €30 billion

Kathimerini 19 Jan 2021
Loans whose repayments have been frozen due to the pandemic add up to 30 billion euros, concerning some 400,000 individual and corporate borrowers, according to the Hellenic Bank Association ... All banks, as well as the companies managing loans for them, have created special programs for the gradual restoration of tranche payments.