Monday, December 19th, 2011, at the ANEIR Gala of 2011, CEC Bank has received the ANEIR Big Trophy for tripling the volume of the loans facilitating the access to the European Funds. It is the second prize obtained by CEC Bank at this Gala, after having got last year, the Big Trophy and the Award for the most dynamic bank in crisis period.
The event, organized by the National Association of Exporters and Importers in Romania (ANEIR) in partnership with the National Bank of Romania (BNR) aimed to reward the companies the most active in the exports sector, in 2011. The festivity enjoyed the presence of Mr. Traian Basescu, President of Romania, who mentioned in his speech that CEC Bank is an honest financer of the Romanian economy. At the same time, Mr. Traian Basescu specified that at the CSAT (Supreme Council of National Defense) level it was established that CEC Bank will not privatized during the next period of time.
Mr. Radu Gratian Ghetea, President of CEC Bank, has declared that the prize is the recognition of the efforts of over 6,000 employees, to transform the institution from a savings bank into a universal commercial bank.
At the festivity, companies from the main export sectors (non-ferrous metals industry, tobacco industry, non-ferrous metals industry, chemical industry, fabrics industry, oil and gas, international transport and dispatch, etc.) as well as the banks mainly supporting the efforts of the exporters have been awarded.