According to the company news, the amount results from 3,500 transactions signed by 600 customers last year. Laura Hexane, Head of Department of the Treasury Retail Products at BCR stated that the interest increased for such transactions y-o-y basis, with more diversified transactions and financial instruments such as bonus certificates and reverse bonus, index certificates, ETF, besides the classic shares transactions.
Within a ranking of international stock markets, Vienna Stock Exchanged ranked first as interest, with a volume of transactions worth EUR 70 million, while Frankfurt stock exchange ranked second.
BCR news underlined that the bank continues to diversify the product range for the customers, as including of new structural products listing on the Bucharest Stock Exchange.
Banca Comerciala Romana (BCR) (SWIFT code: RNCBROBU), a member of Erste Group, is the most important financial group in Romania, including operations of universal bank (retail, corporate & investment banking, treasury and capital markets), as well as specialized companies on the leasing market, assets management, private pensions, housing banks and banking services through mobile phone. BCR is No. 1 bank in Romania on the assets value (over EUR 16 billion), No. 1 Bank by number of clients and No. 1 bank by savings and financing segments. BCR is the most valuable financial brand in Romania, according to the clients’ degree of confidence and to the number of those for which BCR is the main institution with whom they are banking.
BCR offers a complete range of products and financial services through a network of 48 business centres for companies and 643 retail units located in major cities across the country with over 10.000 inhabitants. BCR is No. 1 bank in Romania on the cards market and bank transactions, BCR clients having available the biggest national network of ATMs – over 2.400 ATMs and POSs – over 15.000 card payment terminals to merchants, as well as full service internet banking, phone-banking and e-commerce.