Croatian Banking Association

Major banks' economists project Croatia's 2017 growth at 2.9%

Chief economists at major banks in Croatia have forecast that the country's economy will pick up to 2.9% in 2017 on the tailwinds of rising personal consumption and investment activity, the Croatian Banking Association (HUB) said at a news conference in Zagreb on Tuesday.

Banking association calls for forming task force to deal with debts in arrears

The Croatian Banking Association (HUB) proposes the establishment of a task force in charge of elaborating a comprehensive solution to resolve the issues of Croatian citizens with blocked accounts, and the association warns that the announced amendments to the Distraint Law will not be conducive to solving problems of over-indebted citizens.

HUB chief: Gov't should pursue agreement with banks over loan coversion

Croatia's next cabinet should pursue an agreement with banks over a 2015 law that makes them pay for converting Swiss-franc loans before more lenders follow the example of UniCredit SpA and take the country to court, the head of the Croatian Banking Association (HUB), Zdenko Adrovic, said in an interview with the Bloomberg business news agency earlier this week.