Banca Comerciala Romana (BCR) was established in 1990 taking over the commercial banking operations of the National Bank of Romania. BCR offers a full range of financial products and services, standing for the most important financial group in Romania, including companies on the leasing, private pensions and housing bank markets. BCR is the No. 1 bank in Romania according to assets, deposits, loans, cards and banking transactions. It commands the largest national banking machines network, while presenting a complex offer in electronic banking services. From 2006 on, BCR became a member of Erste Group, founded 1819 and developed into one of the largest financial services providers in Central and Eastern Europe.
As leader in a range of banking businesses, BCR plays a major role in the corporate segment, offering customized products, specialized programs and consulting for entrepreneurs, small and medium enterprises as well as large corporations. Erste Group and BCR command significant resources of senior professionals across CEE dedicated to corporate lending, structured & project finance, loan & debt capital markets, equity capital markets and corporate finance.