Locked content KNF approves Pekao and BOŚ CEOs

Financial Supervision Authority KNF cleared Michał Krupiński candidacy for the Pekao SA CEO and Bogusław Białowąs as the head of BOŚ. Krupiński was appointed deputy CEO back in June, pending KNF approval to become the lender’s president. He replaces Luigi Lovaglio, who was dismissed after Pekao SA w...

Locked content KNF approves Alior’s PLN 1.2 bln bond program

WSE-listed lender Alior Bank secured the Financial Supervision Authority’s KNF approval for its PLN 1.2 billion bond issue program. The bonds will be issued within the 12 months after the approval. With tenors capped at 10 years. The bonds may be either ordinary or subordinated. The bank will seek t...

Locked content OFE with the average 3-year return rate at 19.1%

Private pension funds OFE achieved 19.1 percent weighted average rate of return in the three-year period ending September 29, 2017, financial market regulator KNF said. The best performer was MetLife OFE with 23.21 percent return rate, followed by OFE PZU Złota Jesień (21.77 percent), and PKO BP Ban...

Locked content KNF asks WSE to suspend trading of three companies

The Financial Supervision Authority KNF filed a motion to the Warsaw Stock Exchange to suspend the trading of three companies: broadband infrastructure operator Mediatel, furniture maker Drewex, and IT company Regnon. All of these companies failed to submit their financial reports for H1. KNF wants ...

Locked content KNF: insurers with PLN 3.79 bln H1 profit

Net profit of insurers operating on the Polish market increased to PLN 3.79 billion in H1 compared to PLN 2.25 billion a year earlier. Gross written premiums amounted to PLN 31.57 billion compared to PLN 27.42 billion a year earlier, the Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) reported. Insurance cost...

Locked content Pekao with KNF approval for Pioneer Pekao PTE takeover

WSE-listed lender Pekao secured Financial Supervision Authority (KNF) approval to take over 7,266 shares in Pioneer Pekao PTE pension fund from Pioneer Global Asset Management, KNF said in a market filing. This is the first hurdle to clear a bigger, €140 million deal for Pekao to purchase 51 percent...

Locked content Investors lost over PLN 6.5k in H1 on the forex market – KNF

The average result of investors on the forex market in H1 2017 was a PLN 6,742 loss, meaning that the average profit decreased by 11.3 percent y/y, the Financial Authority Supervision said. Combined realized gains amounted to PLN 124.43 million compared to PLN 136.59 million a year earlier, while th...