Platinum Bank offers new interest rates of demand deposit “Golden Stairs” for the business-clients. Beneficial interest rates guarantee high profitability for the clients, combined with the quick access to the funds.
Platinum Bank is a focused retail bank, which has been successfully operating on the Ukrainian market since 2005. The bank serves over 2,000,000 clients, offering simple and comprehensive products for legal entities and individuals. The bank operates in strict adherence to the legislation of Ukraine and regulations of the NBU. Platinum Bank was recognized as ¹1 among the socially responsible companies of Ukraine.
In March 2013, Platinum Bank entered the TOP-5 by popularity amongst the people of Ukraine in the Yandex search system, according to the publication “Ukraina Segodnya (Ukraine Today): finanso.net”.
The sustainable development report of Platinum Bank “2012: Small Stories of Great Success” entered the winner TOP-3 at the contest of non-financial reports Readers’ Choice Award. In the experts’ opinion, this bank’s report fully complies with the international standards. The report was produced according to the guidelines of Global Reporting Initiative (version G3), level of application “Â”.
On the 20th of November took place the Platinum Bank Shareholders Meeting, during which the new composition of the Supervisory Board was defined. The new Board will continue to function as a supervisory body and will also take part in the company’s development strategy.
On the 18th of November, 2013 was closed the deal on the acquisition of 100% of shares of Platinum Bank, formerly belonging to a group of investment funds (Horizon Capital, East Capital, IFC, FPP Asset Management), management and other minority shareholders. New shareholders of Platinum Bank became a group of financial investors, which includes the private equity fund - European Infrastructure Investment Company (“ÅIIC”, Luxembourg).
For the second year in a row, the internet-bank of Platinum Bank – Platinum Click – becomes one of the leaders in the rating of internet-oriented banks of the country. According to the research, conducted by the publication “Investgazeta”, Platinum Click entered the top-5 of the best e-banks.
In October, the self-service points for clients were launched in the branch offices of Platinum Bank. Now the client doesn’t need to stand in line to replenish an account or repay the loan – one can simply use the terminal in the bank’s branch office.
During the summer of 2013 the average sum of foreign currency deposits in Platinum Bank has grown by a third. Clients especially prefer the deposits with monthly interest payments for the time period of 6 months and more.
Over 25,000 children all over Ukraine have learned more about money, how to manage it responsibly and use properly, during the lessons of financial literacy by Platinum Bank – “Platinum Posidelki”.
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».