The Mission Statement of Bank Center-invest is to provide our corporate, business and retail customers in southern Russia with a comprehensive range of banking services in compliance with international best practice.
Bank Center-invest is your reliable partner in the South of Russia. Among shareholders of the Bank are: European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Deutsche Entwicklung Gesellschaft, Raiffeisen Landesbank Oberoesterreich, Erste Group, Firebird Investment Fund and other.
Bank Center-invest has expanded branch network consisting of more than 130 branches, additional offices and cash desks in Rostov, Volgograd, Krasnodar and Stavropol regions.
Bank Center-invest is the leader among local banks in the Rostov region by key financial indicators. It concentrates more than one third of local banks' total capital, over 40% of assets, loans and deposits. The characteristic feature of Bank Center-invest is steady development.
For 13 PricewaterhouseCoopers has been auditing Bank Center-invest in accordance with international financial reporting standards.
Bank Center-invest worked out the Corporate Governance Code with the assistance of IFC, EBRD and SECO.
Bank Center-invest entered TOP-100 of the largest Russian banks and took the following positions:
In partnership with IFC, the EBRD and FMO, the Bank ran energy efficiency programmes for companies in southern Russia. The technologies introduced enabled the companies to cut their energy consumption and CO2 emissions by 30-50%.
It financed the introduction of new technologies in agroindustrial enterprises in southern Russia.
It granted SMEs in southern Russia more than RUR17.5bn in loans to help them achieve sustainable growth, and it continued to operate a 'hot line' providing SMEs with free legal advice.
We also continued investing in the sustainable post-crisis development of the economy of southern Russia:
In 2009 Center-Invest Bank will continue to implement its programme for the sustainable development of southern Russia, providing our corporate, business and retail customers in southern Russia with a comprehensive range of banking services in compliance with international best practice. We wish our customers and partners sustained success!
We are willing to cooperate with you!