greek banking sector

How many NPLs in the Greek banking sector are also non-recoverable loans?

ATHENS | By Jens Bastian via MacroPolis | The recent presentation of half-year results by the four systemic banks in Greece – National Bank of Greece (NBG), Piraeus Bank, Alpha Bank and Eurobank – brought a mixture of good news and underlying structural challenges affecting the operational capacity of domestic lenders.


Are investors getting a bargain with Eurobank?

ATHENS | By Manos Giakoumis via Macropolis| The Hellenic Financial Stability Fund (HFSF) said on April 15 it approved the 1.33-billion-euro offer submitted by a consortium of investors for Eurobank’s capital increase. The approval signals the completion of the first phase covering 46.5 percent of the announced equity raising of 2.86 billion euros.