Chairman of the IBEC Board Denis Ivanov met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Slovakia to the Russian Federation Lubomir Rehak. The head of IBEC informed the Ambassador about the results of the two-year period of updating the Bank's business model, the results of activities in 2020, the positive dynamics of international ratings, the first steps to implement the Development Strategy for 2021-2025.
During a visit to the IBEC Moscow headquarters, the delegation of the Slovak diplomatic mission got acquainted with the current product line of the Bank, which includes both classic banking services and a wide range of services in the field of trade finance, focused on supporting and developing trade between the IBEC member countries.
The parties discussed the possibilities of a more active presence of IBEC in the Slovak financial market, the Bank's participation in Russian-Slovak economic relations and support of the export opportunities of Slovak companies. Mr. Rehak highly appreciated the potential of the renewed IBEC and expressed confidence that the products offered by the Bank will be in demand by the Slovak business. Also, the Bank and the trade and economic mission of the embassy have reached agreements on the coordination of the Bank's Slovak projects, primarily in the fields of innovative technologies, medicine, ecology and energy.