Locked content Agros Holding SA: Building a food conglomerate

The transformation of former foreign trade organizations into diversified conglomerates with manufacturing holdings has become a familiar strategy. Agros is no exception in this transformation, although its diversification strategy is more focused than many.

Locked content BDK orders rating for prestige, confidence

Bank Depozytowo-Kredytowy SA, a Lublin-based state-owned bank, has become the first bank in Central and Eastern Europe to receive debt ratings from one of the big three international ratings agencies.

Locked content Dutch agribank close to BRP takeover

Holland’s leading cooperative bank, the Rabobank Group, signed an agreement on Monday to take a controlling interest in the Warsaw-based Bank Rolno-Przemyslowy SA, a well-performing agricultural bank founded in late 1993.

Locked content Banking Notes

The National Bank of Poland (NBP) accepted Marek Kulczycki as President of Pierwszy Polsko-Amerykanski Bank SA (PPABank).

Locked content Ambulance for sale

For sale: One shiny new rescue ambulance, on display at the Volkswagen-Audi car showroom on ul. Krucza in downtown Warsaw."It’s very hard to sell this car," said Wlodzimierz Jermanowski, manager of the fleet customers department.

Locked content Merrill Lynch seals $350M fund-raising deal

Beating out strong competition from other top investment banks, Merrill Lynch this week sealed a deal to raise $350 million for Poland’s second-largest oil refinery, the state-owned Rafineria Gdanska SA.