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Bank of Georgia Group PLC
11 December 2020
 

 

 

 

 

 

London, 11 December 2020

 

Bank of Georgia Group announces Bank of Georgia's rating upgrade by Moody's

 

 

Bank of Georgia Group PLC announces that on 10 December 2020 Moody's Investor Services ("Moody's") has upgraded JSC Bank of Georgia's (the "Bank" or "Bank of Georgia") foreign currency deposit rating to Ba2 from Ba3, with a stable outlook.

 

The Bank's credit rating action follows the changes in local and foreign currency country ceilings applied to banks' jurisdictions following the publication of Moody's updated Local and Foreign Currency Country Ceilings for Bonds and Other Obligations Methodology on 7 December 2020.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Name of authorised official of issuer responsible for making notification: Natia Kalandarishvili, Head of Investor Relations and Funding

 

About Bank of Georgia Group PLC

 

Bank of Georgia Group PLC ("Bank of Georgia Group" or the "Group" - LSE: BGEO LN) is a UK incorporated holding company, which comprises: a) retail banking and payment services; b) corporate and investment banking and wealth management operations in Georgia; and c) banking operations in Belarus ("BNB"). JSC Bank of Georgia ("Bank of Georgia", "BOG" or the "Bank"), the leading universal bank in Georgia, is the core entity of the Group. In the medium-term, the Group targets to benefit from superior growth of the Georgian economy through both its retail banking and corporate and investment banking services and aims to deliver on its strategy, which is based on at least 20% ROAE and c.15% growth of its loan book

 

 

JSC Bank of Georgia has, as of the date hereof, the following credit ratings:



Fitch Ratings

'BB-/B'

Moody's

'Ba2/NP' (FC and LC)

 

For further information, please visit www.bankofgeorgiagroup.com or contact:

 

Archil Gachechiladze

Michael Oliver

Sulkhan Gvalia

Natia Kalandarishvili

CEO

Adviser to the CEO

CFO

Head of Investor Relations

+995 322 444 144

+44 203 178 4034

+995 322 444 108

+995 322 444 444 (9282)

agachechiladze@bog.ge

moliver@bgeo.com

sgvalia@bog.ge

ir@bog.ge

 

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