Erste Group Bank AG (ERST.VI)
Wed, Feb 28 2018
VIENNA, Feb 28 Some real estate markets show first signs of overheating, the chief executive of Austrian lender Erste Group said on Wednesday.
* Shares gain as much as 3.7 percent (Adds CEO, analyst comments, shares, background)
VIENNA, Feb 28 Austrian lender Erste Group on Wednesday reported a 4 percent increase in 2017 net profit, buoyed by a rise in interest rates in eastern Europe and steady growth in banking fees and lending income.
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VIENNA, Dec 28 Erste Group Bank said on Thursday it sold its 10.21 percent stake in Austrian real estate group S Immo to Austrian investor Ronny Pecik's RPR Privatstiftung, which now holds the biggest stake in the company at around 22 percent.
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VIENNA, Nov 3 Austria's Erste Group Bank defended what it called a cautious outlook for next year as its shares slid as much as six percent despite quarterly results broadly in line with forecasts.
* CEO Treichl says target of more than 10 percent ROTE in 2018 is a floor
VIENNA, Nov 3 Austrian lender Erste Group Bank's net profit was in line with forecasts in the third quarter, helped by an economic recovery in eastern Europe, it said on Friday, adding that it was on track to meet its 2017 targets and pay a higher dividend.