Piraeus Bank explores financing for Greek shipping companies

July 16 2019 Print This Article

Piraeus Bank announces that it is exploring a potential strategic partnership opportunity with a major Asian Pacific financial conglomerate operating globally, to provide financing solutions to Greek shipping companies.

This pioneering initiative forms part of Piraeus Bank’s continued commitment to the shipping community, through investment of international capital into existing opportunities and new financing to the shipping industry.

The initiative aims at positioning Piraeus Bank at the forefront of servicing the needs of Greek shipping clients.

Houlihan Lokey is acting as Piraeus Bank’s strategic and financial advisor for this process.

Piraeus Bank has not set a timeline for this process and there can be no assurance that a transaction will be entered into or consummated or, if a transaction is undertaken, as to its terms, structure and timing. The Bank will disclose without delay such information on facts or circumstances pertaining to it, which is required to be disclosed in accordance with applicable legislation.