Within the framework of the strategy for expanding the innovative card services, Platinum Bank has decided to change the processing centre, which provided services for their clients’ payment cards.
In 2015 the level of customer satisfaction with the quality of services of Platinum Bank was 94% (as of the 1st of November 2015, following the results of three quarters of the year, with over 10,000 clients surveyed). The evaluation of adherence to the “Service Standards” on the quality of client servicing at Platinum Bank is 97%.
According to the results of the inner contest on the internet-portal rabota.ua, Platinum Bank was awarded the certificates in two nominations: “Most Attentive” and “Most Interesting” employer of 2015.
On the 16th of October in Odesa, at 4-à, Shevchenko Ave., the President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko has opened the Service Centre for Citizens, created under the initiative from the Governor of the Odesa oblast – Mikhail Saakashvili.
Pursuant the decision of the Supervisory Board of Platinum Bank of 5 August 2015, Konstantin Smolskiy was assigned the post of the Chairman of the Board of Platinum Bank. His assignment was approved by the National Bank of Ukraine and starting from 13 October 2015 Mr. Konstantin Smolskiy enters upon his duties. Konstantin Smolskiy has been working in the banking sphere for about 18 years, 14 out of which – on managing positions.
Starting from September 2015, the clients of Platinum Bank can place their valuables and savings in the safe-deposit boxes (safes).
Platinum Bank has launched a new campaign “Fall-seeded money” – special offer for the placement of deposit for the winter period.
Platinum Bank offers diverse financial solutions for legal entities. Over 4,000 corporate clients have concluded agreements with Platinum Bank.
Platinum Bank became partner of “22nd Publishers’ Forum”, which traditionally takes place in Lviv. Within the framework of the forum, the bank has conducted free-of-charge lessons in financial literacy for children and adults, and also held the “book raise” for children form sponsored orphanages. The total amount of books collected is 500.
Starting from September 2015, Platinum Bank offers its clients-entrepreneurs (IE - individual entrepreneur) the possibility to manage one’s current and deposit accounts in all branch offices of the bank, irrespective of which branch office it was that they were opened at. This service is called for supporting the small businesses.
IMB Group Public Limited (herewith “Platinum Bank”) finished fiscal year 2008 with a consolidated net loss of $ 4.90 million compared with a consolidated net loss of $ 8.21 million in 2007. In addition, Platinum Bank finished the year with over $38 million in cash and cash equivalents and it’s Ukrainian bank subsidiary finished the year with over 68% banking capital adequacy.
In April 22, 2009 a general shareholders meeting of JSC «First All-Ukrainian Bureau of Credit Histories» took place. Platinum Bank is one of the shareholders of the Bureau. At the meeting Platinum Bank has been the most active participant in working with the Bureau in the transfer of credit information to the database of the Bureau, making queries to credit histories, as well as maximizing the use of other instruments of Credit Bureau in order to minimize credit risks, with this encouraging other market players to do likewise.
At April 14, 2009, a press-conference «Platinum Bank takes crisis in allies» took place, it was devoted to the official start of the process of Platinum Bank re-branding. The press conference was attended by Greg Krasnov, General Director of Platinum Bank, Elena Frankivska, Sales Director, Member of the Board of Platinum Bank and Todd Esposito, Finance Director, Member of the Board of Platinum Bank. Special guest was Natalia Yaresko, managing partner and co-founder of Horizon Capital, the main shareholder of Platinum Bank, that holds 31.4% stake in the bank.
At March 11, 2009 in accordance with the requirements of the new edition of the Law of Ukraine «On banks and Banking» CJSC «International Mortgage Bank» was registered as OJSC «Platinum Bank» in a single register of enterprises and institutions of Ukraine.In compliance with regulatory requirements of current legislation of Ukraine to the legal form of the bank coincided with the beginning of the process of rebranding CJSC «MIB». Thus, a shift to a new legal form and consolidate a new bank brand - Platinum Bank took place.
At February 25, 2009 Platinum Bank (formerly JSC «International Mortgage Bank») and the Fund for Eastern Europe open two computer classrooms, Kryviy Rig.The representatives of Platinum Bank and the Fund for Eastern Europe transfer to ownership the equipment, which was used by bank, to home-school #1 and the social organization «Shelter».