ALPHA BANK WITHDRAWS FROM MERGER WITH EFG EUROBANK. FIND OUT WHY

Alpha Bank’s board has asked shareholders to cancel the merger with EFG Eurobank because of the impact of Greece’s debt restructuring on banks. Shareholders of the two banks approved the merger in November, which would have created Greece’s largest bank, reports Mediafax. However, the bond conversion that reduced Greece’s government debt by more than €100 …

APPLE PAY PAYMENTS NOW AVAILABLE FOR MASTERCARD ALPHA BANK CUSTOMERS

I Starting today, Apple Pay payments are also available for Alpha Bank Romania customers with Mastercard cards. Apple Pay is a simpler, more secure and personal way to pay, helping customers avoid handing their card to another person to make a payment, tapping POS buttons or paying in cash – using iPhone features that protect …

RENOWNED GUESTS AND UNPRECEDENTED INTEREST IN SUPPORTING FINTECH INNOVATION AT THE 2020 EC OPEN BANKING HACKATHON

An impressive host of leading companies and banks have come together to support fintech innovation in Central and Eastern Europe at the Open Banking Hackathon – CEE Online Edition, which will take place from 17 – 20 September, according to a press release issued by the credit institution. The 4-day online competition will challenge teams …

ALPHA BANK LAUNCHES GARMIN PAY AND FITBIT PAY PAYMENT SOLUTIONS

lpha Bank Romania introduces Garmin Pay and Fitbit Pay, contactless payment solutions available to AlphaCard Visa debit or credit card holders using Garmin or Fitbit smart devices, into the payment ecosystem. It’s easy, fast, and secure to use Garmin Pay or Fitbit Pay solutions when making purchases of any kind, and it’s also completely secure …

ALPHA BANK ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF THE SECOND EDITION OF THE FINQUEST INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL INNOVATION COMPETITION

Innovative ideas, applications and technology solutions that will shape the digital future of banking are expected at the second edition of the international digital innovation competition, FinQuest by Alpha Bank 2020. According to the bank, FinQuest has been designed in response to the banking sector’s current need for digital solutions and applications using modern technologies. …

WITH THE HEAD OF ALPHA BANK ABOUT HOBBIES, BANKS AND SUMMER NOT SLEEPING!

Sergiu Oprescu’s hobbies are fishing and painting. The head of Alpha Bank says he likes going to the Danube Delta for the feeling of wide open space and varied landscapes, and admits he has only once fished the sea but caught nothing. Alpha Bank’s executive chairman admits that his favourite painter is Constantin Piliuta, whose …