Raiffeisen founded Raiffeisen Bank S.A. in 1998 and merged it with Banca Agricola S.A. in 2002. Raiffeisen Bank managed to deeply anchor itself in the local market by providing a comprehensive range of high-quality financial services and products to more than 1,974,000 customers, including nearly 105,000 SMEs and 7,500 corporate clients (as of year-end 2012). The bank’s outlet network covers the entire country, with all 525 branches being located in the urban area.
In spite of the difficult economic conditions, the bank has posted a very good result due to the good quality of the loan portfolio, a stable provisioning, and a solid market capitalization. At the end of 2012, Raiffeisen Bank was the most profitable bank in Romania, posting a profit after tax of € 86 million. The bank's total assets amounted to € 5.9 billion, and loans to customers remained stable at € 4.2 billion. On the whole, the bank was able to maintain its loan portfolio despite the restrictive market conditions. The loan/deposit ratio increased slightly to 92 per cent. Following the bank’s measures to increase efficiency and diversify its income sources, the cost/income ratio improved to 59 per cent. Besides banking business, Raiffeisen is one of the country's leading providers in the areas of asset management and leasing.
Raiffeisen SEE Region Holding GmbH 99.49 %
Other Shareholders 0.51 %
Raiffeisen Bank S.A.
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