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Alior Bank

Alior Bank

Geographic Location

Country: Poland


Sector: Financial services
Financial and insurance activities
64 - Financial service activities, except insurance and pension funding

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 23-04-2013
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Foreseen End Date: 31-12-2013
Planned Job Creation: 1000

Additional Information

On 23 April 2013, Alior Bank announced its plans to create 1,000 jobs by the end of 2013. Wojciech Sobieraj, director of the bank, said Alior Bank is to continue expansion of its activity in Poland by opening new units, introducing new banking products and services.

Alior Bank has been operating in Poland since 2008. Currently, the bank has 750 units across the country. In 2012 Alior Bank established a virtual bank (named Alior Sync).

For previous business expansions announced by Alior Bank in Poland see Alior Bank 2011, Alior Bank 2010, Alior Bank 2009.