In November this year the«Samarskiy» branch of ZAO «Raiffeisenbank Austria» and the car showroom «Samarskie avtomobili-Nissan» announced the special lending program.
In virtue of the concluded partner agreement with Raiffeisenbank thecustomers have a possibility to purchase a car under a special reducedrate for ruble loans - 9,9% p.a. - in the car showroom«Samarskie avtomobili-Nissan». This action applies to the cars such as Nissan Micra, Nissan Patrol, Nissan Pathfinder and Nissan Primera and is effective through the end 2006.
Raiffeisenbank decides on loan issuance within two working days and aloan is granted for a tenor up to three years to the amount of RUR 100000 as a minimum.
«This is already not the first special offer for car purchase lending on the part of Raiffeisenbank that provides for a convenient scheme of car purchase to our customers. And we hope for effective cooperation of our companies in the future», - Aleksandr Popov, Director of thecar showroom «Samarskie avtomobili-Nissan», said.
In his turn, the Head of the«Samarskiy» branch Alekasndr Vasyuhin pointed out that «while choosing the partners the bank is primarily oriented on the high level and quality of their business, and we are glad that the car showroom «Samarskie avtomobili-Nissan» meets all our requirements. Raiffeisenbank and the Holding collaboration once again proves the seriousness of our plans for regional presence expansion».
«Samarskie avtomobili» Holding has been operating on the car market in the Volga region since 1993. The company obtained Nissan official dealer status in 1997. The Japanese trademarks have long before won the popularity in Russia, and the buyers say that the purchase of Nissancar is a choice of reliable, safety and prestigious car in a worthy price bracket. As of today «Samarskie avtomobili» is one the largest and state-of-the-art multi-brand car centers in the region that offers a wide range of services to car enthusiasts and car owners.
ZAO"Raiffeisenbank Austria" ranks the 9th position among the largestRussian banks in terms of assets volume based on Q3 2006 results (CEAInterfax). As of today the Bank has 20 offices in Moscow, 5 offices inSaint-Petersburg and regional branches in Ekaterinburg, Samara,Novosibirsk, Chelyabinsk, Nizhniy Novgorod, Krasnodar, Krasnoyarsk andPerm. In terms of corporate loan portfolio Raiffeisenbank is on the 9thposition under the results of Q3 2006 (CEA Interfax). Raiffeisenbankranks the 8th position among the major retail banks of Russia in termsof consumer lending and the 8th position in terms of private depositsaccording to Q3 2006 results (CEA Interfax).
ZAO Raiffeisenbank Austria is a subsidiary of Raiffeisen InternationalBank-Holding AG (Raiffeisen International) that operates subsidiarybanks and leasing companies in 16 markets in Central and Eastern Europe.11 million customers are attended through more than 2,700 businessoutlets. Raiffeisen International is a fully consolidated subsidiary ofRaiffeisen Zentralbank Osterreich AG (RZB), which owns 70 per cent ofthe common stock, the remaining 30 per cent is free float and the sharesare traded on the Vienna Stock Exchange. RZB is a leading corporate andinvestment bank in Austria and the central institution of the AustrianRaiffeisen Banking Group, the country''s largest banking group.