New partner bank.
On July 15, in the office of OJSC “Optima Bank”, a Cooperation Agreement was signed between OJSC “Guarantee Fund” and OJSC “Optima Bank”. The document was signed by the Chairman of the Management Board of the OJSC “Guarantee Fund” Malik Abakirov and the Chairman of the Management Board of OJSC “Optima Bank” Beibut Kapyshev.
Now Guarantee Fund has 12 partner banks: Aiyl Bank, RSK Bank, Kyrgyzstan CB, Bank of Asia, FINKA Bank, Companion Bank, Demir Kyrgyz International Bank, KICB, Halyk Bank Kyrgyzstan, BTA Bank, Bakai Bank and Optima Bank.
Thanks to cooperation with banks, as of July 15, 2019, GF issued 902 guarantees to entrepreneurs in the amount of KGS 1.169 billion. Under these guarantees, partner banks approved loans in the total amount of 3.992 billion.
The share of 11 partner banks in the banking system (BS) was very significant. For example, as of June 1, 2019, their share in BS assets was 67.7%, in capital – 61.3, in the loan portfolio – 68.3, in profit – 122.2, in the branch network – 72.4%.
With the Optima Bank, these shares have increased significantly: the share of assets of 12 partner banks of BS assets now amounts to 82.7%, of capital – 73.3, of the loan portfolio – 85.1, of profit – 151.2, from BS branches – 78.6%.
Information: Optima Bank has been on the market since 1992. It is one of the three leaders in the banking system of Kyrgyzstan. At the end of 2018, it took first place among banks in terms of assets, customer deposit base, and net profit. It has 52 branches in different regions of the republic.
Repeatedly recognized as a leader in the nominations “Best Bank of Kyrgyzstan”, “Best Listing Bank” and “Issuer of the Year”.
From June 10 to 14, 2019, the head of the regional development department Kamchybek Aaliev and the head of the sector for analysis and development of strategic programs Abdil Tashirov were on a business trip in the Jalal-Abad region, where they met with representatives of local authorities and entrepreneurs as part of the implementation of the “One region – one enterprise” (“OROE”) and the conditions for the selection and participation of enterprises.
In particular, meetings were held with the deputy governor of the Jalal-Abad region, employees of the mayor’s office of the regional center, deputy akim of the Suzak region, representatives of state administrations of the Bazar-Korgon, Nooken, Ala-Buka districts, the mayor’s office of the cities of Mailuu-Suu, Tash-Komur, Kerben, Toktogul as well as local entrepreneurs.
During the trip, the employees of OJSC “GF” were accompanied by the regional representative of the Fund Kanat Sulaymankulov.
Meetings under the OROE program in Naryn region.
Similar meetings were held in the Naryn region by the head of the strategic development and safeguards department Almaz Aripjanov and the regional representative of the Fund Kamchybek Chukuev.
In the period from June 12 to 14, they visited the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic in the Naryn Region, state administrations of Kochkor, Zhumgal, At-Bashy, Ak-Talin districts, where they met with senior officials of local self-government and local entrepreneurs.
During the meetings and discussions held, the employees of the GF gave detailed explanations about the essence of the OROE Program, the support that entrepreneurs will receive within its framework, the procedure for selecting participants for the OROE program, and the participation of local authorities in this process.