Bank Austria Creditanstalt wins several Euromoney awards

Bank Austria Creditanstalt (BA-CA), a member of the UniCredit Group, has received a series of awards from the British financial magazine "Euromoney" in recognition of its activities and achievements in Central and Eastern Europe: BA-CA has been named "Best Custodian in CEE". The bank has also won the award "Best Debt House in Croatia" and "Best Investment Bank in Slovakia" (CA IB). The CEE subsidiaries HVB Bank Biochim and Bank BPH were awarded "Best Bank in Bulgaria" and "Best Bank in Poland" respectively.

During the past years, BA-CA has received more than 250 awards in recognition of its achievements in Central and Eastern Europe. Euromoney and The Banker repeatedly named BA-CA "Best Bank" and "Bank of the Year". Numerous prizes were also awarded in the fields of custody, trade finance, project finance, foreign exchange and to the CEE subsidiaries of UniCredit Group. In May this year the magazine Global Finance named BA-CA "Best Bank in CEE".

UniCredit Group together with BA-CA operates the largest international banking network in CEE with more than 3,000 offices. More than 60,000 employees serve some 17 million customers. The UniCredit Group maintains offices in the following countries:
Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Estonia,  Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey and Ukraine.

Enquiries: Bank Austria Creditanstalt International Press Relations
Ildiko Füredi-Kolarik, Tel. +43 (0)5 05 05-57102;
E-Mail: ildiko.fueredi-kolarik@ba-ca.com