In 2018 VTB Bank (Georgia) offered customers a range of customer products campaigns – credit cards, consumer mortgage and auto loans. In February the bank launched campaign for Tem deposit in GEL under which customers received gift package - free mobile phone talking time for one year, different type MasterCard cards, Personal Banker’s service and tickets to UEFA Champions League or Football World Cup.
Within the course of the previous year the bank introduced new products:
SMS code Money Encashment\transfer service that allows customer to withdraw cash from the ATM without using a physical card.
VTB Bank (Georgia) and Unicard offered customers a co-brand debit card that allows its holder to earn points when making card settlements at any trading and service facilities in Georgia, thereby customer needs a single card that unites all features of banking and Unicard cards.
VTB Bank (Georgia) introduced Card to Card Transfer service. The new service allows customers transfer funds between Visa and Mastercard cards issued by any banks registered in Georgia.
VTB Bank (Georgia) was the first among institutions operating in Georgian banking sector to offer up to 12,000 its individual borrowers with troubled debt to receive significant discount on outstanding loan principal and accrued interest, nullify the debt payable to the bank entirely and improve current credit history. The offer stood valid for two months (April 16-June 15) and applied to only those customers who had outstanding consumer loans.
VTB (Georgia) funded the opening of Polymer 1 plant in the amount of 1,200,000 US dollars. The loan was issued in the framework of the “Produce in Georgia” project, which set out joint financing of the interest on the loan during the first 2 years. The company's priority is to provide consumers with environmentally friendly and high-quality products.
The sponsorship cooperation between VTB (Georgia) and the Georgian Football Federation continued for another 2 years. The agreement between the parties was signed by the President of the Georgian Football Federation Levan Kobiashvili and the Financial Director of VTB (Georgia) Mamuka Menteshashvili. since 2016, VTB (Georgia) has been the general sponsor of the Georgian national football team.
With VTB Bank (Georgia) support different sport and cultural events was held in 2018:
On June 3 in Kachreti, at Olimpic Swimming Pool of Ambassador complex Zurab Sahelashvili tournament "Zuka Cup" was held in mini water polo.
Two unique events took place in Georgia – Mountain Horse Race. Participants cover overall 250 km within 4 days, a distance between Kvemo Alvani and Jvari Monasteri Mtskheta.
From August 31 through September 2, at Tbilisi Hippodrome, the World Cup qualifying round was held - VTB CUP. Participant competed in overcoming obstacles.
With the support of VTB (Georgia) in Georgia, the exhibition " Bernini’s School and the Roman" was held. Unique Italian Art Exhibition opened at National Gallery with VTB Bank (Georgia) support. Georgian art enthusiasts were provided with opportunity to see artworks of Titian, Leonardo Da Vinci and Raphael, as well as many other Italian masters.
The International Gymnastics Tournament took place.
Official online shop opened with VTB Bank (Georgia) support/ The shop allows football fans to purchase official national team and fan merchandise and apparel on web-site - www.fanshop.ge.