Erste Group Bank AG (ERST.VI)
Thu, Feb 28 2019
VIENNA, Feb 28 Austrian bank Erste Group expects its operating profit to rise this year, helped by growing demand for loans in its Eastern European markets and low taxes.
VIENNA, Feb 28 Austrian bank Erste Group said on Thursday it expects its operating profit to rise this year thanks to solid macro-economic improvements in its core markets including the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Austria.
BELGRADE, Feb 18 Erste Group's division in Serbia has raised 3.5 billion dinars ($33.68 million) via the sale of 350,000 two-year bonds, the bank said on Monday.
VIENNA, Jan 28 Romania's planned tax on banking assets would not prevent Austrian lender Erste Group from turning a profit there, the bank's Chief Executive Andreas Treichl said on Monday.
* Dividend to increase to 1.40 from 1.20 euros/share (Adds details, background, updates shares)
VIENNA Austrian bank Erste Group said on Friday the release of risk provisions and a low tax rate helped it increase full-year net profit by a third, lifting its shares as much as 3.6 percent.
VIENNA, Jan 25 Austrian bank Erste Group on Friday said it increased its full-year net profit by a third to 1.8 billion euros ($2.05 billion), lifting its shares.
* Q3 net interest income at 1.16 bln euros vs 1.14 bln in poll
VIENNA, Nov 2 Austrian lender Erste Group reported a higher-than-expected 25 percent rise in third-quarter net profit, driven by a strong performance in Eastern Europe.