Direktna Banka has acquired 100% ownership in Findomestic Banka in Serbia, Blic learn exclusively.
The local bank bought out the Serbian offices of Findomestic Banka from the great French banking system BNP Paribas
and will have a total of 400 employees and around EUR 200 million in the joint Direktna-Findomestic Bank and cover the entire territory of Serbia, Blic reported on Saturday, November 19.
Direktna Banka in Serbia was founded in early 2016 through the purchase of Kragujevac’s KBM Bank by Nova
Kreditna Banka Maribor. Direktna Banka is continuing the long-term banking tradition in Kragujevac, started back in the second half of the 19th century.
Findomestic Banka a.d.
Beograd has been operating in the Serbian market since early 2006 and is the leader in the sector of auto loans. It has been fully owned by BNP Paribas since 2011.