Ukrgasbank took part in "Innovation for Impact" Knowledge Forum

Ukrgasbank’s First Deputy CEO, Andrii Kravets participated in "Innovation for Impact" Knowledge Forum hosted by IFC’s Financial Institution Group (FIG) that took part on June 26-27 in Washington, Unites States. Andrii Kravets showcased the success story of Ukrgasbank’s transformation into green bank. During plenary panel discussions, he shared with the global financial community how Ukrgasbank contributes to popularizing green finance and prevents the climate change by and raising the environmental awareness of the population.

ECO bank paves the way for hydrogen cars in Ukraine

UKRGASBANK and the Ukrainian Hydrogen Council signed a memorandum on introducing the innovative hydrogen technologies into the Ukrainian energy sector. Being #1 ECO-bank in Ukraine, UKRGASBANK supports environmentally friendly initiatives and hydrogen fuel is just the thing. The efficiency of hydrogen engines is 2-3 times higher than that of petrol engines. Moreover, they need to be refueled just once per 500 km and it takes only 3 to 5 minutes.

UKRGASBANK earned a quarter of a billion Hryvnia profit

In the five months of 2019, UKRGASBANK earned a profit of UAH 247 million. This is almost 1.5 times more, compared to the same period last year.

Since the beginning of 2019, the assets of the Bank also increased by UAH 4 billion and reached UAH 86.4 billion.

Ukrgasbank has made trade finance transactions with the first-class Western European banks

Ukrgasbank has made trade finance transactions with the first-class Western European banks to ensure the supply of imported gas to Ukraine.

Income of Ukrgasbank has reached UAH 227 million, year to date

Net profit of Ukrgasbank for January-April 2019 amounted to UAH 227 million, which is 2.5 times more, compared to the same period of 2018.

Ukrgasbank is on the top-3 “Best trade finance bank in Eastern Europe” nomination list

Ukrgasbank is among the top-3 leaders in “Best trade finance bank in Eastern Europe”  category, according to the most reputable trade finance edition - Global Trade Review. The award ceremony was held in London.

Ukrgasbank contributed to the Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition “Carbon Pricing Leadership Report 2018-19”
Ukrgasbank efforts in advocating and promoting green finance have been positively noted by Carbon Pricing Leadership Coalition (CPLC): “Ukrgasbank was the first Ukrainian partner of CPLC when it joined in May 2018. It is…
Ukrgasbank is the leader in assets growth, based on 1st quarter 2019 results

According to 2019 first quarter statistics issued by the National Bank of Ukraine, Ukrgasbank is the leader of the Ukrainian banking sector in assets growth.

Ukrgasbank increased its retail base to 1.6 million customers

Ukrgasbank continues to demonstrate a steady growth of its retail customers base. Presently, the number of the bank’s retail clients exceeds 1.6 million people.

URKGASBANK became a partner of the Private Financing Advisory Network

URKGASBANK is the first bank to become a partner of the Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN) in Ukraine. PFAN is a global network of climate and clean energy financing experts, which offers free business coaching and investment facilitation to entrepreneurs developing climate and clean energy projects in emerging markets. PFAN aims to bridge the gap between entrepreneurs developing climate and clean energy projects and private sector investors.

UKRGASBANK restarted cooperation Export-Import Bank of the USA

After 5-years’ break, Export-Import Bank of the USA has renewed its cooperation with Ukraine on trade finance agreements.

UKRGASBANK is on the top-10 Ukrainian reliable banks list

According to the rating held by “Novoe Vremia” magazine, the Bank is on the top-10 reliable banks list. The rating was based on such criteria as capital adequacy, liquidity, depositor confidence, etc.

Chairman of the Executive Board of UKRGASBANK Kyrylo Shevchenko becomes “Banker of the Year”

Kyrylo Shevchenko has won the nomination “Banker of the Year” in the rating of “Business” magazine.

UKRGASBANK is the best bank for SME clients

UKRGASBANK was announced the best bank in the nomination “Support for SME”, according to “Business” magazine. The rating was based on the development and performance dynamics of Ukrainian banks in 2018.

UKRGASBANK has become the first financial partner of Energy Efficiency Fund and IFC

UKRGASBANK was chosen by Energy Efficiency Fund and IFC to become a partner in the pilot project aimed at implementing energy efficiency measures among homeowners' associations for comprehensive energy-efficiency renovations.

Fitch rates JSB UKRGASBANK ‘B-‘, Outlook Stable, in line with Ukraine's sovereign rating

Fitch Ratings has assigned Ukrainian Public Joint-Stock Company Joint Stock Bank Ukrgasbank Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of ‘B-‘, with Stable Outlooks. The rating is in line with the Fitch's current sovereign credit rating  for Ukraine.

UKRGASBANK became a leader in attracting new clients in 2018

According to 2018 year-end NBU statistics, UKRGASBANK has become the leader in client base growth.

UKRGASBANK became a financial partner of UNIDO to reduce energy consumption in Ukraine

UKRGASBANK has been selected a financial partner of UNIDO, the UN organization, which aims to implement and develop the system of energy management in Ukraine, with the ultimate objective to increase the energy efficiency and reduce energy consumption.

UKRGASBANK is on the top-100 Ukrainian taxpayers list

Based on the data provided by State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, UKRGASBANK has once again confirmed its position among top-100 Ukrainian taxpayers in 2018.

UKRGASBANK reduces interest rates for green projects cutting harmful emissions

UKRGASBANK introduces loan interest rates differentiation for green projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The higher CO2 reduction is, the lower the rate for the client is going to be.