Alpha Bank SA (ACBr.AT)
23 Jun 2017
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Fitch Affirms Greek Banks’ IDRs at RD; Upgrades VRs - Rating Action Report https://www.fitchratings.com/site/re/899939 LONDON, June 19 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of National Bank of Greece S.A. (NBG), Alpha Bank AE (Alpha), Piraeus Bank S.A. (Piraeus) and Eurobank Ergasias S.A. (Eurobank) at 'Restricted Default' (RD). At the same time the agency has upgra
ATHENS, May 31 Alpha Bank, Greece's fourth-largest lender by assets, was profitable in January-to-March for a third straight quarter as provisions for impaired loans declined.
* NBG earns 53 mln euros in 2016, cuts NPEs by 2.8 bln euros (Adds CEO comment, NBG results)
ATHENS, March 30 Alpha Bank, Greece's fourth-largest lender by assets, was profitable in October-to-December for a second straight quarter as improved net interest income offset higher provisions for impaired loans.
LONDON (Reuters Breakingviews) - Iceland and Greece are rare examples of European countries experimenting with capital controls. Their approach to wooing back private investors is somewhat different. Iceland, which ended eight years of controls on March 13, seems altogether less starry eyed.
ATHENS Wanted: a chief executive to run Greece's bank-rescue fund. Job description: work hard and pray for a miracle.
* Needs to deleverage non-Greek assets to 8.7 bln euros by 2018 (Adds quotes, background)
MOSCOW, Feb 9 Russia's Alfa Bank is offering a five-year Eurobond in roubles at 9.25-9.5 percent, a financial market source told Reuters. (Reporting by Yelena Orekhova; Writing by Alexander Winning; Editing by Maria Kiselyova)
ATHENS, Feb 1 Mergers and acquisitions picked up in Greece last year, but remained at low levels as several privatisations were delayed, according to figures from business consultancy PricewaterhouseCoopers on Wednesday.