Nykholay Lagun completed the acquisition of “Astra Bank”

September 19, 2013

On September 19the main shareholder of “Delta Bank” Nykholay Lagun completed the acquisition of controlling stake of “Astra Bank”. All regulatory approvals that were necessary to complete the transaction (the resolution of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine and the authorization of the National Bank of Ukraine) currently obtained.

“The acquisition of “Astra Bank” is a part of our growth strategy in the Ukrainian banking market. The strategy also includes the increase in assets due to inorganic growth,“—said the head of the supervisory board of JSC “Delta Bank” Nykholay Lagun.

“Astra Bank” will be included in the Banking Group “Delta”, which also includes “Delta Bank”, “Kreditprombank”, and “Omega Bank”.