Bank of Greece

Latest articles

3d
Reuters
Greece must follow through with privatizations to recover, central bank saysassuming a speedy conclusion of the next bailout review which is set to start n
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
assuming a speedy conclusion of the next bailout review which is set to start next week, the central bank has said. The Bank of Greece is projecting economic growth will quicken to 2.4 percent in 2018 from an estimated 1.7 percent this year. But... Read more
4d
Channel NewsAsia
Greek banks plan record sale of bad loans as pressure mountssee faster progress. "Banks need to be more ambitious on their bad loan reduct
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
see faster progress. "Banks need to be more ambitious on their bad loan reduction targets and speed up the sales of NPLs," Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras he said by telephone. Bankers describe bad debts as "the elephant in the room", a... Read more
4d
Reuters
Greek banks plan record sale of bad loans as pressure mountssee faster progress. “Banks need to be more ambitious on their bad loan reduct
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
see faster progress. “Banks need to be more ambitious on their bad loan reduction targets and speed up the sales of NPLs,” Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras he said by telephone. Bankers describe bad debts as “the elephant in the room”, a... Read more
5d
Reuters
Greece, lenders to start talks again, as countdown startsa proposal by the European Central Bank to bring forward planned stress tests n
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
a proposal by the European Central Bank to bring forward planned stress tests next year. A man makes his way past the Bank of Greece headquarters in Athens, Greece October 18, 2017. REUTERS/Costas Baltas But a senior IMF official reiterated... Read more
63 related articles
20d
Reuters
ECB to force banks to raise bad debt provisions: draft documentIn Greece, 101.8 billion euros’ worth, or half of all loans, were classified as
Reuters / Posted 20 days ago
In Greece, 101.8 billion euros’ worth, or half of all loans, were classified as non-performing in the middle of the year, Bank of Greece data showed. In the draft, the ECB said that while the guidelines were non-binding, banks were expected to... Read more
5 related articles
20d
Business Wire
Piraeus Bank Welcomes Comments from the Governor of the Bank of GreeceATHENS, Greece--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Piraeus Bank welcomes the positive comments ma
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
ATHENS, Greece--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Piraeus Bank welcomes the positive comments made by the Governor of the Bank of Greece clarifying the central bank’s audit into historic matters at Piraeus Bank. Speaking in a meeting with clients in the Greek city... Read more
25d
EuroNews
Greek economy's recovery to strengthen - ECB's Stournarastrack. It is now safe to predict that economic activity will continue to pick u
EuroNews / Posted 25 days ago
track. It is now safe to predict that economic activity will continue to pick up at a stronger pace in the near term,” Bank of Greece Governor Yannis Stournaras told the British-Hellenic chamber of commerce. In 2017 as a whole, gross domestic... Read more
26d
Reuters
Greek central bank dismisses Anonymous hacking claimwarned that more would follow in the coming days. A link the collective supplie
Reuters / Posted 26 days ago
warned that more would follow in the coming days. A link the collective supplied didn’t appear to immediately work. The Bank of Greece said the alleged leak only contained information widely available on its website. “The claims that Bank of... Read more
27d
Business Wire
Piraeus Bank kommentiert Revision durch die National Bank of GreeceAnkündigung zum gleichen Thema einen Entwurfsbericht über eine Revision erhalte
Business Wire / Posted 27 days ago
Ankündigung zum gleichen Thema einen Entwurfsbericht über eine Revision erhalten habe. Die Revision wurde von der National Bank of Greece im Rahmen eines Jahresprüfplans durchgeführt. Die Revision fand von Februar 2017 bis Juli 2017 statt. Im... Read more
506 related articles
m
Reuters
Piraeus Bank CEO says central bank audit findings 'firmly behind us'that emerged in a recent central bank audit, the chief executive of Greece’s la
Reuters / Posted 1 months ago
that emerged in a recent central bank audit, the chief executive of Greece’s largest lender said on Thursday. “The Bank of Greece inquiry is an issue that has already been dealt with in our financial results in prior periods,” CEO Christos... Read more

In this news