CSR news

28.05.2019.
The OTP Startup Program, OTP Bank’s second international accelerator program has come to an end. On the closing Demo Day, the 9 companies participating in the Program presented the results of the 12-week-long joint work to experts, potential investors and the credit institution’s management. The development of the best solutions is set to continue, along with the joint efforts of the Bank and the startups to incorporate them into the Bank’s operations. ​Last autumn, OTP Bank announced its second open call for startups. There was a great deal of interest in the OTP Startup Program, which is...
22.05.2019.
For the fourth year in a row, OTP banka has been selected for the best custodian bank in the Republic of Croatia in the unweighted category in the choice of Global Investor / ISF magazine. In the period from 1st of February until 14th of March this year, Custodian Clients had the opportunity to rate their securities services providers in over 10 categories, from quality of relationship management, settlement services and corporate actions, to quality of market information timely provided, including regulatory changes. OTP banka has been awarded with highest scores unweighted by size of...
27.02.2019.
Nine post-product/market fit startups and scaleups will have the opportunity to cooperate with OTP Bank under the second batch of the credit institution’s international startup programme. Over the course of the three-month programme, the companies invited to join the scheme can test their products and services with the support of several bank departments, while also aiming to prove their maturity and readiness to develop a long-term cooperation with the banking group. Applications for OTP Bank’s second international startup and scaleup program were open from last October, and a great number...
18.10.2018.
OTP Bank will launch its second international accelerator program in the first months of next year and is accepting applications from growth-stage startups and scaleups until the end of November. 
13.12.2017.
OTP banka was the special sponsor of the “Advent u Zadru” St. Lucia program, and donated HRK 10,000 to Sv. Filip i Jakov Rehabilitation Centre on the occasion. Director of Marketing and Corporate Communications Directorate Ivana Lončar Mašina presented the donation check to the Centre director Barbara Čirjak, who stated that they will use donated funds to improve conditions for the Centre beneficiaries.  Sv. Filip i Jakov Rehabilitation Centre provides service for children with developmental difficulties and adults with intellectual impairments. The Centre houses 89 beneficiaries, 88...
11.12.2017.
OTP banka signed the Diversity Charter, joining a community of more than 7,100 organizations from 18 European countries, thus opening new channels and fresh potential for its organization, employees and the community in which it responsibly operates. The initiative functions as a platform, gathering organizations that will share knowledge, learn from each other, and implement different tools to develop and promote diversity policies. This stipulates continuous development of organizational environments aimed at increasing efficiency of the organization and each individual. Diversity Charter...
17.10.2017.
OTP banka Hrvatska was awarded for its CSR efforts and achievements in CSR communication, among top 10 companies in Croatia and as the only bank among them. Following an extensive research conducted among Croatian companies, organized by Croatian Employers Association, Global Compact Network Croatia, Good Croatia (business initiative for promotion of CSR) and MEP publishing house, ten companies were selected as top-class examples of excellent CSR communication.  Besides conducted research, the award committee analyzed the CSR content on corporate web, Facebook, Youtube and other...
03.10.2017.
OTP banka is the first bank in Croatia to use its own energy sources. After commissioning of solar power plants in Dubrovnik and Zadar, the third solar power plant in Pula began operating. OTP banka opened a new solar power plant on the rooftop of their business centre in Pula. Photovoltaic power system of 30 kW will produce electricity for the needs of local consumers in the building - air conditioning, lighting, IT infrastructure, lifts and more. Planned annual electricity production is 40 MWh, and it is expected that all energy production will be consumed for the needs of the...
14.08.2017.
Continuing the longstanding tradition of partnership with the Dubrovnik Summer Festival, OTP banka secured HRK 180,000 this year for the donation of the premiere performance of the drama "Držić – Viktorija od neprijatelja". At the press conference held on the occasion of the permiere, Director of Business Center Dubrovnik and Southern Dalmatia Ante Režić presented the check to the director of the Games Ivana Medo Bogdanović. The play "Držić - Viktorija od neprijatelja" directed by Ivica Boban and according to the dramatic concept of Hrvoje Ivanković is set on the occasion of the 450th...
16.05.2017.
Within its program "Green Light for ... a Better Society" OTP banka selected 44 projects on a public tender to award a total of HRK 400,000. For the sixth year in a row, OTP banka organized a public tender for donations, enabling organizations to apply with projects in four categories: youth, education and science, preservation of cultural, historical and traditional heritage and environmental protection, humanitarian projects and sports. Nearly 1,300 applications were submitted from all over Croatia and the tender commission has chosen 44 projects according to their quality and clear...