A client who has new a passport type – electronic plastic ID-Card version can receive the full range of services which suppose a client identification in the bank branches. For the best servicing, special equipment which allows to read chip card data of new document type were implemented in the Piraeus Bank branches.
“According to the Ukrainian legislations, ID-Card is a passport of country citizen. Therefore all financial institutions have to ensure the smooth operation of clients with new passport type (ID). Due to the fact that new ID-passports keepers is increasing every day, our bank establishes specially designed hardware for client identification through reading chip card data. Thus clients with new ID-passports receive comfortable and prompt service in our bank,” commented Katerina Vinnytska, deputy retailbanking director of Piraeus Bank.
On July 21st, 2022, the National Bank of Ukraine introduced changes on the transactions and operations carried out abroad (outside of the territory of Ukraine) on Hryvnia (UAH) cards and accounts. Those new limitations are only related to operations, carried out abroad from UAH cards and accounts, whilst foreign currency cards and accounts have not been impacted from those restrictions. In detail:
UAH12.500 equivalent in foreign currency per 7 days from the first time of withdrawal. The limit is not calculated cumulatively.
UAH80.000 equivalent per calendar month for transactions at POS terminals (physical presence of card or NFC technology on phone), purchases on the internet secured by full 3DSecure* and recurring payments**.
UAH20.000 equivalent per calendar month for the rest type of online transactions.