CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK
A unique award for the companies of “full age” that reached 18+ years old with the EBA. This is definitely a love for life, because how else to explain such a long relationship? 😊 And we want to go out and tell all the world about it.
Компанія тепер в нашій команді EBA Business Heroes, бо сильний CSR-напрям – це завжди про дії. Ми цінуємо, що у своїй діяльності бізнес керується найкращими практиками і розділяє думку, що бізнес і суспільство невіддільні.
PJSC “CREDIT AGRICOLE BANK” is a universal bank owned by one of the largest financial groups in Europe – Credit Agricole Group (France). The Bank has been operating on the financial market of Ukraine since 1993 and renders full range of modern banking services to corporate and private customers. In accordance with the NBU classification CREDIT AGRICOLE belongs to the group of the largest banks.
The regional network of the Bank covers all regions of Ukraine with more than 160 points of sale. CREDIT AGRICOLE is a partner of “ATMoSPHERE” ATM internetwork, which consists of more than 1 000 ATMs of 24 leading banks of Ukraine and its own network comprises 292 ATMs.
CREDIT AGRICOLE holds a strong position on the car lending and consumer lending market, successfully implements the salary projects, grants mortgage loans, accepts customer deposits at attractive interest rates, services payment cards, transfers monetary funds and renders a range of other services to private customers. Furthermore, the Bank renders full range of services to business, paying special attention to cooperation with agricultural companies.
Almost 500 thousand private and 33 thousand corporate customers, who entrusted CREDIT AGRICOLE with handling of their financial matters, confirm its reliability and business reputation.
The Bank also works within the framework of the loyalty program that gives a possibility to deposit funds under more favorable terms and it also provides Bonus Offers and special preferential terms of rendering services to the customers whose salary or income from the entrepreneurial activity is transferred to an account in the Bank.
CREDIT AGRICOLE was the first Ukrainian bank to become a partner of Renault Finance lending program and a little later – Nissan Finance as well. Car loans granted for such brands as Renault, Nissan, Toyota, Lexus, Mazda, Suzuki, Subaru, Hyundai, KIA became available owing to cooperation of CREDIT AGRICOLE with their importers and dealers on the Ukrainian market. The Bank is constantly extending the list of its partners and it has already become one of the most active and successful banks in car lending. In 2011 the Bank received a certificate of conformity of car lending with the International Standard ISO 9001:2008, which attests to continuous improvement in the quality of services rendered by the Bank.
The shareholder of CREDIT AGRICOLE is Credit Agricole Group, the acknowledged leader on the financial services market, the largest bank in Europe in terms of income from retail business, which holds 28% of the retail banking market in France. Credit Agricole Group is in TOP 5 of the largest European banks in terms of shareholders’ equity and of total assets (The Banker, 2013). 150 thousand qualified employees of the Group render services to 51 million customers in 50 countries of the world.
Thanks to support of the large shareholder, CREDIT AGRICOLE is the most efficient and stable banks in Ukraine.
Credit Agricole Bank is the oldest foreign bank in Ukraine; it has been operating in the market since 1993 and provides the entire range of banking services, is the leader in car lending, and strategic partner to agribusiness. The bank belongs to the international Credit Agricole Group (France), the European leader in bancassurance and asset management, and the bank No 1 according to Euromoney.
Reliability and business reputation of Credit Agricole Ukraine is confirmed by the highest possible Fitch ratings, leading positions in the ratings of bank resilience, reliability of bank deposits, and the most profitable banks, as well as by 280,000 active private customers and more than 14 thousand business customers, including multinational corporations, large local companies and SMEs. According to the NBU, as at June 2020, the bank holds the 10th position in the market by the amount of assets. The regional network of Credit Agricole covers all regions of Ukraine and comprises 150 branches. Own ATM network of the bank consists of 300 ATMs.
The bank is the leader of car lending market, where every third car loan is issued by Credit Agricole. This is the only Ukrainian bank that holds the international ISO 9001 certificate in car lending, which ensures transparent conditions and high service quality to customers. As a result, Credit Agricole has been the leader in “Car Loan” nomination in “Financial Club” rating for the fifth year in a row.
For more than ten years, Credit Agricole has been a strategic partner to agribusiness. The bank serves more than 3,000 agriculture sector clients, including international corporations, large agroholdings, medium-size agrarian companies and small farming enterprises. Therefore, the bank has a wide range of finance products: working capital finance, bill avalization, banking guarantee issue, and investment finance. Additionally, the bank maintains a number of partnership programs for agribusiness that provide for attractive finance conditions.
Credit Agricole Bank is a socially committed and responsible bank. Since 2016, the bank has been running a wide-scale corporate social responsibility program «We Care!» that consists of three major areas: charity, environmental initiatives, and caring about staff. In 2020, the bank focused maximum efforts and resources on helping Ukraine fight COVID-19 and allocated UAH 11.2 million for purchase of medical equipment. This charity initiative was recognized in the competition “Partnership for Sustainable Development 2020” by the UN Global Compact Network in Ukraine. As part of the environmental vector, the bank implements the “green office” project, owns solar-cell panels and electric cars in its fleet. Bank employees sort trash and every year plant trees on behalf of the customers who received car loans. «We Care!» program by Credit Agricole is among 25 best CSR programs according to “Vlast Deneg” magazine.