ZAO Raiffeisenbank has announced the launch of a new credit card with the logo of the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest. The credit card with the «Eurovision 2009» logo offers all the benefits of normal Raiffeisenbank credit cards.
Moreover, from 23 March to 4 May 2009 Raiffeisenbank will be holding the creative competition «Win a ticket to Eurovision 2009». The 50 winners will each receive 2 tickets to the final of Eurovision 2009. To participate in the ticket-draw, customers must between 23 March and 4 May 2009 open a Raiffeisenbank MasterCard Standard credit card, perform at least one transaction for 1000 roubles, register on the Bank’s website, and write and submit a rhyme about the Raiffeisenbank MasterCard Standard credit card with the Eurovision 2009 logo. The rules for participating in the creative competition «Win a ticket to Eurovision 2009» can be viewed on the Bank’s website.
Raiffeisen International Bank-Holding AG, the parent company of Raiffeisenbank, is sponsoring the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest, which this year will for the first time be held in Moscow.
The Raiffeisenbank credit cards, with a striking and original design, will be available in all regions where the Bank operates from 23 March 2009. The number of cards is limited.
ZAO Raiffeisenbank’s customers can apply for the credit card using whichever method they find most convenient: by popping in to any branch of Raiffeisenbank, by applying online on the Bank’s website, or by telephoning the Raiffeisenbank Information Centre on 8-800-700-9100.
Full information on the rates of and the terms for issuing Raiffeisenbank credit cards can be found on the Bank’s website, under «Credit Cards».
ZAO Raiffeisenbank is a subsidiary of Raiffeisen International Bank-Holding AG. Raiffeisenbank is ranking 9th in terms of assets among the Russian banks based on 2008 results (Interfax-CEA). According to Interfax-CEA, ZAO Raiffeisenbank ranked 6th in Russia in terms of private deposits and 6th in consumer lending in Russia based on 2008 results.
Raiffeisen International operates one of the largest banking networks in CEE. 17 markets in Europe’s growth region are covered by subsidiary banks, leasing companies and a range of other financial service providers. 14.6 million customers are serviced in more than 3,100 business outlets. Raiffeisen International is a fully consolidated subsidiary of Raiffeisen Zentralbank Osterreich AG (RZB), which owns more than two-thirds of the common stock. The remainder is in free float, the shares are listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange. RZB is a leading corporate and investment bank in Austria and the central institution of the Austrian Raiffeisen Banking Group, the country’s largest banking group.