Member of top banking groups from Romania and Europe
Who we are
Banca Comercială Română Chişinău S.A. (BCR Chişinău S.A.) is a universal bank, subsidiary of BCR S.A. (România) and member of Erste Group (Austria), with strategic focus on corporate clients, their employees and partners. BCR Chișinău started its activity on October 22, 1998, being one of the first foreign-owned banks in Moldova, member of a leading financial group in Central and Eastern Europe.
The sole shareholder of BCR Chişinău S.A. is Banca Comercială Română (BCR), the bank no.1 in Romania by assets (over 13.8 billion EUR), by number of customers (2.9 million) and the bank no.1 on saving and lending segments, the most valuable financial brand in Romania, member of Erste Group since 2005.
Founded in 1819 as the first Austrian savings bank, Erste Group has been listed on the stock exchange in 1997. Since then, the Group has grown through numerous acquisitions and organic has become one of the leading financial services providers in Central and Eastern Europe, serving a total of 15.7 million customers in 7 countries and with total assets of 199.7 billion EUR.