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Economy

Lithuanian credit unions start operating at profit

Sixty-three credit unions operating under the Lithuanian Central Credit Union (Lietuvos Centrinė Kredito Unija – LCKU) earned LTL 183,000 (EUR 53,000) in profit in the first three quarters of 2014. In the first three quarters of 2013 they recorded a LTL 5.5 million (EUR 1.6 million) loss. […]

Economy

ECB stress test finds Lithuania’s banks secure and reliable

The three largest banks operating in Lithuania – SEB bank, Swedbank and DNB bank – have very solid capital buffers and assess risks conservatively enough. This became clear after the European Central Bank (ECB), in cooperation with the Bank of Lithuania, inspected the asset quality of the three commercial banks and performed stress testing, the country’s central bank said in a report on 26 October. […]

Finasta
Economy

Invalda LT-led consortium to negotiate acquisition of Finasta Banking Group

The Creditor’s Committee set the minimum selling price and the sale method of the Finasta Banking Group, and authorized the Snoras Bank bankruptcy administrator to complete negotiations with the investor which had submitted the best offer, namely the consortium led by investment company Invalda LT. Nevertheless, the acquisition is still to be approved by the Competition Council. […]

Neil Cooper
Economy

Snoras bank creditors contest descision to dismiss bankruptcy administrator’s investigation

The association of depositors and creditors of Lithuania’s bankrupt Snoras bank plans to contest the prosecutors’ decision to dismiss investigation into the actions of Neil Cooper, the bank’s outgoing bankruptcy administrator. […]

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Economy

Šiaulių Bankas awarded with STP award by Germany’s Commerzbank

The German bank Commerzbank has awarded Šiaulių Bankas with Straight-Through Processing Award 2013 for a fully automated and top quality performance of international transactions for the third year in turn, Šiaulių Bankas announced. […]