News and Reviews

ABLV Bank gained profit of EUR 45.3 million in H1 2016

Riga, Latvia, August 31, 2016, 09:42 / Banking

Although the first half of 2016 was marked by complex economic situation on some of the bank’s target markets, we managed to achieve and surpass the planned financial indicators, although adjustment of the bank’s business model has been initiated to ensure sustainability of the bank's operations.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in July

Riga, Latvia, August 5, 2016, 17:25 / Investments

In July, the prices on global financial markets kept growing for almost all types of assets. The panic of June due to the unexpected results of the referendum concerning the membership of Great Britain in the European Union subsided rather quickly, and investors returned to the market. It can be partly explained by common understanding that the process of Great Britain leaving the EU will be quite long, thus preventing strong negative consequences. The statements of central banks, especially the ECB and Bank of England, regarding their readiness to provide support to financial markets and defuse the effect caused by Brexit, if necessary, played their role as well.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in June

Riga, Latvia, July 6, 2016, 18:01 / Investments

In June, the focus of the market players’ attention was the sessions of main central banks of the world and the UK referendum on the EU membership. However, it is fair to say that the results of central banks’ sessions were of much smaller concern for the investors, since no particular surprises were expected. The only thing that aroused some interest was the statement made by the FRS Chair Janet Yellen, namely, that ‘forces holding down interest rates may be long-lasting’, referring, inter alia, to the results of voting for Brexit.

About changes concerning ABLV Global Corporate USD Bond Fund

Riga, Latvia, June 13, 2016, 09:30 / Investments

Starting from 13 June 2016, changes in the Basic Information for Investors on ABLV Global Corporate USD Bond Fund become effective.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in May

Riga, Latvia, June 7, 2016, 10:10 / Investments

In May, the global stock market was still in a consolidation phase which started in April. Given the absence of some notable events, the main capital market indexes fluctuated between 3-5%. At the beginning of the month, some players tried once again to test the validity of the expression ‘Sell in May and go away’, due to which many stock markets experienced the pressure from sellers in the first half of the month. However, wide range of investors did not support this ‘initiative’, which added to the market recovery by the end of the month.

VISA payment cards and other summer innovations

Riga, Latvia, June 3, 2016, 14:21 / Banking

VISA Gold and VISA Gold Business payment cards, accounting services in new jurisdictions, residence permits and change of tax residency — these are the main aims of product and service innovations, which have been implemented for our clients’ convenience.

ABLV Bank Equity Increased by EUR 38.2 Million

Riga, Latvia, June 3, 2016, 10:00 / Banking

Another issue of ABLV Bank shares has been successfully completed, under which there were 2 700 000 registered shares issued. Following this, the bank’s share capital is comprised of 34 470 000 ordinary voting shares and 3 530 000 employee shares without voting rights attached. The newly issued shares constitute 7.8% of the bank’s voting share capital.

ABLV Bank ended Q1 2016 with profit of EUR 21.5 million

Riga, Latvia, May 27, 2016, 12:48 / Banking

The results of Q1 evidence stable development of the bank and allow predicting that the objectives set for 2016 will be achieved. All the bank’s major performance indicators remain high, including capital adequacy and liquidity ratios.

Management company comment about ABLV open-end mutual funds in April

Riga, Latvia, May 9, 2016, 10:23 / Investments

In April, the global stock market took a little time off after quite good growth in March. Market participants again focused on the actions of central banks and corporate reports. Nothing specific was expected from the FRS or ECB, nevertheless, everybody was interested in the declamations of the heads of the central banks regarding the further monetary policy. The ECB highlighted the slight improvement of forecast of economic performance in the Eurozone and confirmed the will to use “all instruments”, if necessary, in order to achieve the target rate of inflation.

Sixth ABLV Bank bond issuance programme

Riga, Latvia, April 29, 2016, 14:31 / Investments

On 26 April, 2016, the Council of the Financial and Capital Market Commission approved registration of the Base Prospectus of ABLV Bank, AS, Sixth Bond Offer Programme, allowing the bank to perform public offering of debt securities amounting to EUR 400 million or equivalent amount in USD, pursuant to the particular final terms of public offer.

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