Country Awards for Excellence 2016: Central & Eastern Europe

Regional awards

Press release

View full 2016 results

               
 
Albania

 
Armenia

 
Azerbaijan

 
Belarus

 
Bosnia and
Herzegovina
 
Bulgaria


 
Croatia


 
Czech
Republic

 
Estonia

  Georgia

 
Hungary

 
Kazakhstan

 
Kosovo

 
Kyrgyzstan

 
Latvia

 
Lithuania

 
FYR
Macedonia

 
Montenegro


 
Poland


   Romania 


  Russia

  Serbia

  Slovakia

  Slovenia

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Albania

Best bank: Banka Kombetare Tregtare

The inexorable rise of Banka Kombetare Tregtare (BKT) continued in 2015, as the Turkish-owned bank overtook long-standing market leader Raiffeisen Bank to become Albania’s largest lender. By the end of 2015, BKT’s share of the overall loan market had risen to 19.6% on the back of year-on-year portfolio growth of 9.1%, while that of its Austrian rival had dropped to 18.9%. Raiffeisen’s deleveraging was partly driven by a reduction...