Hellenic Bank Public Company Limited 2019 Sustainability Report

15 September 2020

Hellenic Bank Public Company Limited (the “Bank”) announces that the 2019 Sustainability Report (Consolidated Non-Financial Statement) of the Bank is available on the Bank’s website - About us / Who we are / Sustainability.

The Sustainability Report has been prepared in accordance with the Global Reporting Initiative framework (GRI Standards - Core option). The Bank’s Sustainability Strategy consists of the following 4 Sustainability Priority Areas: People, Society, Environment and Marketplace.

Commenting on the release of the Report, Dr. Evripides Polykarpou, Chairman of the Board of Directors, stated:

“We have committed ourselves to adopting and implementing the 2030 United Nations Sustainable Development agenda and work effectively with our stakeholders to accelerate inclusive growth, confront climate change and achieve sustainable development.  During the first half of 2020, the COVID-19 outbreak has emerged as an unprecedented health crisis around the world, mutating into a significant economic shock on the global economy, including the Cypriot economy.  We swiftly put into action our business continuity plan and took all necessary measures to ensure the well-being of our employees and customers alike.  We remain committed to our goal to have a long-lasting and positive impact on our society and we thank our stakeholders for their continuous support”.

For any questions and/or suggestions regarding the Bank’s Sustainability Report, please contact the Sustainability Team at