RBI generated consolidated profit of EUR 804 million, demonstrating the resilience of the business in a challenging environment.
Earnings were nonetheless significantly lower year-on-year, reflecting the lockdowns, the subsequent recession, rate cuts and CEE currency weakness. The bank's digitalization strategy proved to be a strong advantage, especially during the pandemic.
This strategy will continue to be consistently executed and thereby support future growth at attractive returns.
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