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24.10.2002 Italians in Rostov
On October 24, 2002 the State Corporation of the Italian Ministry of Industry SIMEST and OJC Commercial Bank Center-invest signed the protocol of intentions on a pilot project for setting up joint ventures of Italy and the Rostov region.

14.10.2002 Training for Rostov Bankers under International Standards
On October 11-14, 2002 professional trainings in lending and internal audit took place within the framework of the loan agreement between Commercial Bank Center-invest and International Finance Corporation (IFC), member of the World Bank Group (sum of loan USD 2 million, duration up to 3 years).

10.10.2002 Internet Access through the ATMs of Bank Center-invest
AAA Company and Bank Center-invest have started sale of scratch cards (payment cards for an Internet access) through the Bank's ATMs.

09.10.2002 From Business Plans to Investment Projects
On October 9, 2002 Bank Center-invest has started a new training program 'From business Plans to Investment Projects' addressed to directors of the Rostov region enterprises. The cycle of seminars is timed to the 10th anniversary of the Bank. The first seminar took place in Aksay.

02.10.2002 Industrial Development for Small and Medium Businesses in the Rostov Region
The Rostov Bank Center-invest has presented its 'Industrial Development for the Small and Medium Businesses in the Rostov Region' project at the 2002 World Bank's Annual Meetings in Washington, D.C. on September 27-30, 2002.

03.09.2002 The trust to Bank Center-invest has grown three times
On August 30, 2002 an agreement was signed between Bank Center-invest and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) on expansion of USAID guarantee line for loans given by the Bank to small and micro enterprises up to USD 6 million.

03.09.2002 New star in the Don stock market
A new profitable instrument has appeared in the Rostov region stock market. On September 6, 2002 the largest Don bank Center-invest has registered its report on issuing preferred shares on a total sum RUR 90 million.

29.08.2002 The computers stock of Bank Center-invest depositors has replenished with three new PCs
On August 29, 2002 the fourth regular computers drawing took place among depositors of Bank Center-invest.

21.08.2002 Bank Center-invest has brought German combine harvesters to the South of Russia
The first ten CLAAS harvesters have come to Rostov within the agreement with Bank GESELLSCHAFT BERLIN that granted to Bank Center-invest the purpose loan line on total sum EURO 2,96 million for the period of five years. The guarantor for Bank Center-invest became HERMES, the largest German State insurance company.

21.08.2002 Bank Center-invest has received money of the World Bank for investment projects
Within the loan agreement with International Finance Corporation (IFC) Bank Center-invest has received the first USD 1 million tranche for the term of 34 months.