Investing in Erste Group Bank AG

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  • 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

Founded in 1819 as the first Austrian savings bank, Erste Group went public in 1997 with a strategy to expand its retail business into Central and Eastern Europe. Since then Erste Group has grown through numerous acquisitions and organically to become one of the largest financial services providers in the Eastern part of the EU in terms of clients and total assets.