20.02.2007

Privatbanka announces its most profitable year to date.

Privatbanka announces its most profitable year to date. Preliminary pre-taxprofits of SKK 64.3m show a 50% increase on 2005 figures.Privatbanka’s a­dequacy of the company's own resources showed a volume of22.68% by the end of December 2006, a figure markedly exceeding the 8% level setby the NBS (National Bank of Slovakia).

These excellent results show Privatbanka has successfully implemented itsbusiness strategy, ensuring it is well positioned for the Slovakia financialmarketplace in 2007 and beyond.