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Press Release of October 31, 2000

 

 

Pursuant to Article 93 of the Law "On Credit Institutions", banks that are allowed to attract private persons' deposits must publish their balance sheets as of the end of the first, the second and the third quarters in the newspaper Latvijas Vestnesis by May 1, August 1 and November 1 respectively.

The banks that are at present allowed to attract private persons' deposits are ranked by the balance sheet item "Equity" as shown on their September 30, 2000 balance sheets published in the newspaper Latvijas Vestnesis.


No. Name of the bank Equity
(in thousands of lats)

1. Parekss-banka 46 151
2. Latvijas Unibanka 42 158
3. Hansabanka 29 339
4. Vereinsbank Riga 13 119
5. Rietumu banka 8 986
6. Latvijas Hipoteku un zemes banka 8 118
7. Aizkraukles banka 7 900
8. Baltijas Tranzitu banka 7 521
9. Saules banka 6 789
10. Banka "Paritate" 5 623*
11. Pirma Latvijas Komercbanka  5 395
12. Latvijas Ekonomiska komercbanka 5 080
13. Latvijas Krajbanka    4 829
14. Multibanka  4 700
15. Maras banka  4 261
16. VEF banka 3 765
17. Ogres komercbanka  3 668
18. Latvijas tirdzniecibas banka  3 088
19. Trasta komercbanka 2 580
20. Baltijas Starptautiska banka 2 501
21. Riga Branch of Merita Bank Plc. Not stated separately

* The equity reported in the bank’s balance sheet does not correspond to the evaluation by the Bank of Latvia.