News 07 August 2015

ABH Holdings S.A. and UniCredit Group entered into exclusive negotiations for the sale of Ukrsotsbank

Press release

ABH Holdings S.A. (ABHH), a Luxembourg-based private holding company with a number of investments into banking groups in the CIS and Europe, has entered into exclusive negotiations with UniCredit Group (UCG) regarding the potential sale of PJSC Ukrsotsbank.

ABHH and UCG signed a Memorandum of Understanding and entered into three-month exclusive negotiations with regard to the acquisition of UCG’s Ukrainian subsidiary – Ukrsotsbank, in exchange for a minority stake in ABHH.

Parties are being advised by Rothschild and UniCredit Corporate & Investment Banking.

 

Information on ABH Holdings S.A.

ABH Holdings S.A. is a privately owned Luxembourg-based conglomerate focused on utilizing its financial and intellectual resources, management and investment expertise to manage value-driven investments in the global banking sector. ABHH stands as a parent entity of the group of companies that is involved in banking and financial services in the Russian Federation, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Cyprus, and Belarus. ABHH’s subsidiaries collectively have a branch network consisting of 966 offices employing almost 42 thousand people who serve over 16.7 million clients.