On March 30, Ameriabank and SAS Group announced the launch of a co-branding card with a loan and accumulative components. The press office of the company has told ArmInfo that the cardholders can use this card not only at the SAS supermarkets but also at the NEXT, DEBENHAMS, ALDO and BALDI stores, and accumulate bonuses when shopping.
Director of the Armenian Genocide Museum- Institute Hayk Demoyan told the journalists that on April 24 a renewed exhibition would be launched. Speaking of various exhibitions dedicated to the centennial of the Armenian Genocide, Demoyan said that there would be 3 upcoming exhibitions in Paris, Mexico and California. From April 29 till July 4 a temporary exhibition entitled "Armenia 1915: The Yerevan Genocide Museum-Institute's Collection in Paris" will be held.
In 2015 VTB Armenia is to have mortgage portfolio growth of 10-20% or 3 billion AMD, said Head of VTB Armenia Retail department Artak Khachatryan at a press conference on March 25.
In 2014 VTB Armenia strengthened its positions in retail business. At a March 25 press conference Bank CEO Yury Gusev said that over the previous year the bank had increased retail indicators and had kept its leading position card turnover. The banks is second in retail lending to individuals (almost 104 billion AMD in 2014).
Today, at a press-conference Board of Executive Directors CEO Yury Gusev said that VTB Armenia investments in branch network modernization and reformatting exceeded 5 million USD.
ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK has launched its new official website with due regard for the up-to-date approaches and the developments in the internet environment. The advanced navigation tools on the site allow the users to find the information they need in a faster and easier way.
ArmInfo’s interview with Ishkhan Mkhitaryan, Chief Executive Officer, “ARMENIAN CARD" ("ARCA") National Payment System.
VTB Bank (Armenia) jointly with Ameriabank has funded the construction of an up-to-date energy-efficient greenhouse complex of the Green House LLC in Shahumyan village, Ararat region, Armenia. The opening ceremony of the greenhouse was held on March 21, the Bank's press-office told ArmInfo. President of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan, ambassador of Russia, France, charge d'affairs ad interim of Italy to Armenia, the leadership of VTB Bank (Armenia), and representative of the local business community attended the event.
VTB Bank (Armenia) has joined the government program to refund income taxes of mortgage borrowers, the Bank's press-office told ArmInfo. The customers of VTB Bank (Armenia) who borrowed mortgage loans since November 2, 2014 to build or buy housing directly from a developer or as part of the government or community housing projects can request the certificate of the interests paid to the bank on mortgage loan to submit it to the document to the tax authorities.
Global Finance magazine has named the World's Best Emerging Markets Banks in Asia-Pacific in an exclusive survey to be published in the May 2015 issue, naming Ameriabank as the Best Bank of Armenia for the fourth year in succession, the Bank's press-office told ArmInfo.
ACBA-Credit Agricole bank has presented ACBA-ON Line system cheaper tariffs.
INECOBANK's network of money transfers is joined by another system TANDEM. INECOBANK's press service told ArmInfo the transfers via TANDEM system are possible in terms of USD, EUR, RUR, and AMD and become available to recipients in a couple of minutes. The maximum size of a money transfer is 10,000 USD/EUR, 500,000 RUR, and 4 million AMD.
The first 1,000 customers of ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK to acquire a MasterCard UEFA Champions League starting from 9 March 2015 will receive gifts with the logotypes of MasterCard and UEFA Champions League. The gifts include bags, wallets, T-shirts, 4GB USB flash drives,etc.
On March 6, 2015, Prometey Bank issued and privately placed EUR 10.0 million long-term subordinated bonds to a leading Swiss bank, as a result of which the amount of regulatory total capital of the Bank has grown by AMD 4.2 billion and reached almost AMD 23.0 billion.
Ameriabank's new branch "Kapan" in the Syunik region has announced "I Love Syunik" campaign, the Ameriabank press office told ArmInfo. Under the campaign, the Bank's services will be provided on preferential terms and special payment cards "I Love Syunik" with more privileges till Dec 31, 2015 will be issued.
ACBA-CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK offers a new service - an ArCa Credit card with a declining line of credit. The press office of the Bank has told ArmInfo that when becoming ArCa Credit cardholders, the customers receive a local ArCa card with a 5-year validity and a declining line of credit. The ArCa Credit cardholders will be able to withdraw cash and to make payment operations with these cards.