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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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News and Events


03 Nov 2017New BSTDB Loan to Support Trade Finance in Russia
02 Nov 2017BSTDB Expands Support for SME Sector in Bulgaria
17 Oct 2017Launching of the Black Sea Project Promotion Facility
26 Sep 2017BSTDB Awarded as the “Best Development Financing Bank Southeast Europe 2017”
22 Sep 2017Update on Semi-Annual Accounts and Accounting Standards
13 Sep 2017New BSTDB financing for leasing development in Romania
04 Aug 2017BSTDB discloses Environmental and Social information related to the Category A operation Energean Oil and Gas
31 Jul 2017BSTDB Invests In Bond by Hellenic Petroleum to Support Modernization

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