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The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB), an international financial institution with headquarters in Thessaloniki, Greece, was established by Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Turkey, and Ukraine. BSTDB started operations in June 1999 and has authorized capital of €3.45 billion. The Bank supports economic development and regional cooperation in the Black Sea Region through trade and project finance lending, guarantees, and equity participation in private enterprises and public entities in the member countries.   BSTDB is rated A-/A-2 by Standard & Poor’s, and A2/P1 by Moody's.

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04 May 2016BSTDB signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bank of China
27 Apr 2016BSTDB Expands Cooperation with İş Leasing to Finance SMEs in Turkey
10 Mar 2016Shah Deniz infrastructure project, co-financed by BSTDB, awarded “Deal of 2015”
23 Feb 2016BSTDB in a Public-Private Partnership Scheme to Support Turkey’s Health Care Sector
19 Jan 2016BSTDB Has Won the “Best Regional Development Bank” Global Award 2015
12 Jan 2016BSTDB discloses environmental and social information related to SOCAR Turkey category A operation
15 Dec 2015BSTDB Supports Aluminium Producer in Romania
10 Dec 2015BSTDB Supports a Greek Packaging Manufacturer
23 Nov 2015BSTDB Supports High-Tech Industry in Greece