PFR takeover of Pesa possible in Q3 2018

The Office for Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) has received an application for the takeover of Bydgoszcz Pesa by one of the funds belonging to the Polish Development Fund. The transaction will be finalized in the third quarter of this year, according to information acquired by the Polish...

KNF approves Getin Noble Bank merger with BPI Bank

The Polish Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) has authorized the merger of Getin Noble Bank and BPI Bank Polskie Inwestycje through the transfer of all assets of BPI Bank Polskie Inwestycje to Getin Noble Bank, the Commission said.

17% of drivers considering electric car purchase

Currently, 17 percent of Polish drivers are considering buying an electric car, compared to 12.4 percent a year ago, according to the “Electromobility Barometer 2018”, published by the Polish Alternative Fuels Association (PSPA).

BGŻ BNP Paribas to issue 13.3 million shares

BGŻ BNP Paribas has decided to issue 2.5 million series J shares and 10.8 million shares K series shares as part of a private subscription, the bank said. The purpose of the issue is to increase funds by approx. PLN 800 million.

One in three Poles would consider buying an electric car – survey

The majority of Poles would consider buying a car regular gas engine (57 percent), while 45 percent would consider a hybrid, 36 percent a diesel engine car and 32 percent an electric car, according to a survey conducted by ING. The reasons why Poles would think of purchasing an electric car are: low...