NLB Group’s H1 Business Results show that the Group is well on track to achieve 2021 projections, as it generated EUR 139.8 million of profit after tax (EUR 66.1 million higher YoY) with a visible contribution from the Komercijalna banka group.
“We are, indeed, satisfied with the Group’s business results in the first six months of 2021. A strengthened capital and liquidity position, on one hand ensures justifying expectations of our stakeholders, having already paid out the first instalment of dividends envisaged for 2021, and on the other hand enables us to continuously search for new growth opportunities,” commented NLB’s CEO Blaž Brodnjak who also added: “We will continue to strive for increasing revenues by stimulating loan growth and market shares, strengthening our business operations, and exploring further value accretive M&A opportunities in our home region.”
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The COVID-19 pandemic caused a downturn in the economy, but on the other hand it also brought us some positives. We pay more attention to what is happening in the environment and wonder how we influence it with our actions. In doing so, we have become enthusiastic about finding sustainable, especially local solutions.
One of the most recognised projects of 2020 in the entire region of SEE is certainly the #HelpFrame project. With the #HelpFrame project, we offered our own advertising space to 274 entrepreneurs, farmers, and micro and small businesses – which would be Trajnostno poročilo NLB Skupine 2020difficult for them to afford in these times – and thus helped them to reach potential customers, thereby making an important contribution to strengthening the domestic small business.
For the sixth year in a row.