Welcome to Erste Group Bank AG

Erste Group Bank AG was founded in 1819 as the first Austrian savings bank. Around 46,700 employees are serving 15.9 million clients in almost 2,700 branches in 7 countries. Erste Group is one of the largest financial services providers in Central and Eastern Europe.

We see great potential in Central- and Eastern Europe

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Erste Group

Here you will find details on our markets:

  • Core markets of Erste Group
  • Indirect presence in CEE
austria

Erste Bank der oesterreichischen Sparkassen AG, Sparkassen

Branches: 930 Clients: 3.5 m Market share Retail deposits : 18.7 % Market share Retail loans: 19.5 %
croatia

Erste Bank Croatia

Branches: 159 Clients: 1.2 m Market share Retail deposits : 13.6 % Market share Retail loans: 13.5 %
czechrepublic

Česká spořitelna

Branches: 601 Clients: 4.7 m Market share Retail deposits : 25.2 % Market share Retail loans: 22.9 %
hungary

Erste Bank Hungary

Branches: 124 Clients: 0.8 m Market share Retail deposits : 6.3 % Market share Retail loans: 13.2 %
romania

BCR

Branches: 512 Clients: 3.0 m Market share Retail deposits : 16.2 % Market share Retail loans: 16.9 %
serbia

Erste Bank Serbia

Branches: 80 Clients: 0.4 m Market share Retail deposits : 3.3 % Market share Retail loans: 4.4 %
slovakia

Slovenská sporiteľňa

Branches: 291 Clients: 2.3 m Market share Retail deposits : 26.9 % Market share Retail loans: 27.3 %
austria czechrepublic slovakia hungary romania serbia croatia

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Capital Markets and Research

News

Retail Banking Erste Savings and Credit Forecast Q3 Read more
Dec 8, 2016
People and Prosperity, Retail Banking Erste Group Money Study: Saving against all odds Read more
Dec 1, 2016
Innovation Winners of 2016 Blockchain Startup Contest announced Read more
Nov 30, 2016
Retail Banking, Innovation Online Banking is Expanded: George now with Securities Trading and Online Credit Read more
Nov 28, 2016
Corporate News Erste Group Immorent sells Prague’s Enterprise Office Center in EUR 110 million transaction Read more
Nov 25, 2016
Corporate News Media agency pitch – Erste Group and Austrian savings banks select MEC Read more
Nov 16, 2016
Results Erste Group net profit rises to EUR 1.18 billion in 9M 2016 Read more
Nov 4, 2016
People and Prosperity Erste Bank ExtraVALUE Film Awards 2016 go to: Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel and to Katharina Copony Read more
Nov 2, 2016
Corporate News , Retail Banking Erste Group wins best private bank awards for both CEE and Austria from The Banker Read more
Oct 31, 2016
Corporate News , People and Prosperity World's First Financial Life Park Opens at Erste Campus in Vienna Read more
Oct 28, 2016
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Investor Relations

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Upcoming events
28.02.2017 
Full-year preliminary results 2016

Results Erste Group posts net profit of EUR 1,179.2 million in 1-9 2016 and announces outlook for 2017 Read more
Nov 4, 2016
Personnel Willibald Cernko new Chief Risk Officer of Erste Group Read more
Sep 15, 2016
Corporate News Erste Group Bank AG decides to consent to optional redemption of hybrid capital issues Read more
Aug 8, 2016
Results Erste Group posts net profit of EUR 841.7 million in the first half of 2016 – continued improvement of credit quality and capital position Read more
Aug 5, 2016
Corporate News Erste Group Update – 2016 EU‐Wide Stress Test Results Read more
Jul 29, 2016
Results Erste Group expects to post net profit of approx. EUR 560 million in Q2 16, raises guidance for 2016 to ROTE>12% (up from 10-11%) Read more
Jul 14, 2016
Corporate News Hungary and EBRD acquire minority stakes in Erste Bank Hungary Zrt. Read more
Jun 20, 2016
Results Erste Group: Q1 2016 results Read more
May 4, 2016
Corporate News Changes in the segment reporting from 1 January 2016 Read more
Apr 14, 2016
Results Erste Group: Preliminary results 2015 Read more
Feb 26, 2016
Corporate News Erste Group announces resumption of coupon payments on supplementary (upper tier 2) capital and hybrid instruments Read more
Jan 21, 2016
Results Erste Group: Q3 2015 results Read more
Nov 6, 2015
Personnel Erste Group extends Andreas Treichl’s CEO mandate to 2020 Read more
Sep 17, 2015
Results Erste Group: H1 2015 results Read more
Aug 7, 2015
Results Erste Group: Q1 2015 results Read more
May 7, 2015
Results Erste Group: Preliminary results 2014 Read more
Feb 27, 2015
Corporate News Government of Hungary and EBRD join forces to strengthen the Hungarian financial sector and bolster economic growth Read more
Feb 9, 2015

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