Hellenic Bank Association (HBA)
In a period of high uncertainty and challenges for our country, the Hellenic Bank Association (HBA) takes decisive action to ensure the effective operation of the Greek banking sector, contributing to the effort of getting the country out of the financial crisis and helping pave the way for financing investments, the economic activity and the Greek economy.
After many years of turbulence and significant losses, the Greek banking sector, for the first time, showed clear signs of stabilization. In particular, the sector showed liquidity improvement, strengthening of shareholders’ equity, high capital adequacy ratios, return to organic profitability and reduction of the all-important non-performing loans level. More..
Nikolaos V. Karamouzis
Chairman of the Board of Directors, HBA
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We are following the evolution of the banking sector in Greek, European and International level. We hope to derive useful information from your visit to our website.
Secretary General, HBA
Currently, the HBA comprises 18 members, of which 9 are regular and 9 are associate members, with:
- a workforce of more than 40,000 people, directly employed;
- 2.250 branches and 5300 ATMs;
- presence in 13 foreign banking markets, either directly or through majority holdings in overseas banks with more than 1.400 branches and 20,500 directly employed personnel.
- Legislative Act
- Decisions of the committee for the approval of banking transactions