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Piraeus Bank offers its customers the possibility to place deposits online
08 November 2012

Since October, 24, the clients of Piraeus Bank do not need to visit a bank’s branch to place a deposit. They can now do it via internet banking system winbank.

“Piraeus Bank always cares about the client’s convenience, simplicity and comfort while interacting with the bank, Alexander Gnilenko, Piraeus Bank in Ukraine Retail Department Deputy Director, said. – That’s why we’ve provided the winbank users with the ability of keeping track of account’s balance, paying the current bills and given opportunity to profit by placing the deposit anywhere via Internet”.

Piraeus Bank adds a special bonus to the deposits placed online: + 0,5% per annum for the interest rate on a deposit in UAH and +0,25% per annum for the interest rate on a deposit in USD, EUR.

Oleksandr Gnilenko, Piraeus Bank in Ukraine Deputy Director of Retail Banking Department: "The process of placing the deposit is considerably simplified: it takes only a couple of minutes"

Deposits “Standard ONLINE”, “Take it higher ONLINE” and “Interest upfront ONLINE” can be placed online at any type of currency: UAH, USD or EUR. “We propose our clients loyal, clear deposit terms and favorable interest rates, - Alexander Gnilenko said. – Moreover, the process of placing the deposit is considerably simplified: it takes only a couple of minutes”.

Placing a deposit online is very easy. All you need is to activate the internet banking system winbank, choose the deposit and place it online. To activate winbank please address the Bank branches.

For detailed information about online deposits phone the call centre: 0 800 30 888 0 (calls from stationary phones within Ukraine are free of charge).

Online deposits

Deposit “Interest upfront ONLINE’’ affords to get the payment of interests in advance starting from the day of placing funds on deposit for the tenor 3 to 6 months in UAH, USD and EUR.

Deposit “Standard ONLINE” gives an opportunity to receive interest every month or at the end of term for everyday’s needs for the tenor 1 month to 12 months in UAH, USD, and EUR.

Deposit “Take it higher ONLINE” offers the interest rate that grows monthly, and opportunity of early withdrawal without losing of accrued interest.

Note. Piraeus Bank is one of the major banking institutions of Southern and Eastern Europe with assets of EUR 77,24 bln, with loan portfolio of EUR 46 bln, with deposit portfolio of EUR 37 bln (after absorbing the good part of Greek Agricultural Bank ATEbank and 99,08 percent of Greek Geniki Bank assets, as of 19.10.2012). Established in 1916, Piraeus Bank today is presented in 10 countries. In Ukraine Piraeus Bank is established since 2007. The Bank is a member of Fund of Guaranteeing the Deposits of Individuals (license #25).

Net assets of Piraeus Bank in Ukraine amount to UAH 3,1 bln, share capital to UAH 1.628, regulatory capital to UAH 894,7 mln as of Q3 2012.

Piraeus Bank has the highest rating of deposits reliability provided by “Credit-Rating” Agency (grade “5”; last update took place on 23.10.2012), that shows the bank's capacity to make payments on existing deposits timely and in full.

The Bank is a member of Forum of Leading International Financial institutions (FLIFI), Fund of Guaranteeing the Deposits of Individuals. The Bank is also included in the list of banks authorized by the Pension Fund of Ukraine to make payments of pensions and financial assistance.

Piraeus Bank in Ukraine Press Service
Kateryna Kalynovska
cell: +38(067)688-62-14
e-mail: kkalynovska{at}