Operative Report of ABLV Bank, AS in Liquidation for December 2020

Riga, Latvia, January 12, 2021, 10:28 / Banking

According to the provisions of the Law on Credit Institutions, ABLV Bank, AS (the Company) in liquidation is hereby publishing the operative report for December 2020. In December, asset recovery and reviews of the buyers continued, and, following the order set forth by the law, the Company carried on providing information and responses to all parties involved, including some Latvian and foreign institutions.

In December, the Company recovered funds in the amount of EUR 24 million, while since the commencement of liquidation a total of EUR 859 million have been recovered.

Key financial data as on 31 December 2020:

  • total assets: EUR 2.27 billion;
  • lodged creditors’ claims: EUR 1.97 billion;
  • capital and reserves: EUR 235.2 million;
  • total recovered assets: EUR 859 million.

By the end of December 2020, already more than 14 270 ex-clients of the Company had recovered their deposits. Mostly, those are clients with an account balance up to EUR 100 000, to whom payouts amounting to EUR 449.2 million in total have been made from the funds transferred by the Company to the Deposit Guarantee Fund.

In addition, work is in progress with more than 3000 largest account balance owners, the total of these balances is EUR 2 billion. Payouts to creditors are made only after creditor compliance reviews are completed and there are no legal obstacles. Compliance reviews are performed by an international team of EY specialists, which, by the end of December, had initiated compliance reviews for 2 119 creditors, the total sum of claims amounting to EUR 1.35 billion.

Full operative report of ABLV Bank, AS in liquidation for December 2020 is available here.