The General Shareholders Meeting of Belgazprombank was held on 27 March 2020 and approved the bank’s 2019 performance results. The difficult epidemiological situation in the world caused by the coronavirus pandemic has made its adjustments. The meeting was held in St. Petersburg with the Belarusian representatives participating through a video conference system.
The bank's 2019 performance results were approved by the General Shareholders' Meeting of Belgazprombank held on 22 March 2019 in Minsk in the conference hall of Hotel "Europe". The bank's activities in 2018 were aimed at achieving the indicators defined by the Strategic Development Plan for 2017-2020.
Belgazprombank became the first bank in Belarus which started issuing cards of international payment system UnionPay. This was announced at the press-conference held on February 21, 2019 at the gallery Art-Belarus, which was attended by the Main Representative of UnionPay International in Russia and Belarus Sasha Fanj, the Deputy Chairman of the Managing Board of Belgazprombank Kiryl Badzei and the Director of Retail Business Development and Support Department Dmitry Furs.
The funded participation (consortium) agreement provides for the pooling of resourses provided by Belgazprombank, Gazprombank (Switzerland) Ltd and other foreign investors in order to participate in the funding of Belarusian companies. Purposes for which the loans can be provided are not limited and include, for instance, the financing of working capital, investment projects and trade financing.
Dear Customers! Herewith please be kindly informed about the change in the correspondent account number of Belgazprombank for payments in KZT.
Dear Clients! Please be kindly advised of the changes in the list of main Nostro correspondent accounts of Belgazprombank in USD and EUR.
Fitch Ratings has upgraded Belgazprombank’s Viability Rating (VR) to ‘b’ from ‘b-‘. It has also affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of Belgazprombank at 'B' with Stable Outlook.
Belgazprombank won the prestigious award from VTB Bank (Europe) SE - "STP Award 2017 Best in Class" for the outstanding quality of processing of commercial payments in euros in 2017. The award was presented to the Settlement Center of Belgazprombank at the ceremony during the 10th Forum held by VTB Bank (Europe) SE in Moscow for its correspondent banks.
The General Meeting of Shareholders of Belgazprombank held in Minsk examined the results for the year 2017. The shareholders appreciated the work of the bank during the past year and the 2017-2020 development strategy adopted previously. Financial results of the bank, its active position on the market, professionalism of its employees and consistency in carrying out its mission all together confirm a high status of Belgazprombank in the banking industry.
On 31 July 2017 Fitch Ratings has affirmed Long-term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of Belgazprombank at “B-“ with improved Outlook to Positive from Stable. The rating action follows the revision of Outlooks on “B-“ Belarus sovereign ratings to Positive from Stable.
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Long-term Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) of Belgazprombank at 'B-' with Stable Outlook.
Starting from July 4, 2017, International Bank Account Number (IBAN) and Bank Identification Code assigned by the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT) will be used by Belgazprombank for non-cash settlements within Belarus and for non-cash cross-border settlements (BIC SWIFT).