Eurobank Ergasias

doValue CEO: Investing in Greece a strategic decision

The acquisition of FPS by Italian group doValue will serve as a springboard for the latter's expansion in the wider Southeastern Europe region according to its CEO Andrea Mangoni.

In an interview with Kathimerini, Mangoni says that the Italian group's aim is to become the leading servicer of nonperforming exposures in Greece ahead of the emergence of the secondary NPE market.

Eurobank seals FPS sale to doValue

Eurobank subsidiary FPS is set to evolve into one of the biggest companies in its domain in Greece - with a role in the broader market of Southeastern Europe too - now that Italy's doValue, a member of the Fortress Group, has secured an 80 percent stake in the bad-loan management firm.

Eurobank board to clear sale of FPS to Italy's doValue, banking sources say

The board of Greek lender Eurobank will meet on Thursday to approve a deal to sell a majority stake in the bank's loan servicing unit FPS to Italy's biggest loan recovery firm doValue, banking sources told Reuters.

The Italian firm has secured an 80 percent stake in Financial Planning Services (FPS), the sources said.

Eurobank sellsproperty portfolios

Eurobank said on Thursday it was selling two real estate portfolios worth a combined 84 million euros to Brook Lane Capital and plans to put a third portfolio up for sale.
Eurobank, which is 2.4 percent owned by Greece's HFSF bank rescue fund after being bailed out during the country's debt crisis, repossessed most of the properties, residential and commercial, after loan defaults.