Societe Generale bank Montenegro

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Societe Generale bank Montenegro (full name: Societe Generale Montenegro AD, MNSE: POBA) is a bank operating in Montenegro. Founded in 1906 as Podgorička banka (Bank of Podgorica), it offers services in corporate and retail banking. The bank provides a range of depository and lending services, which include checking accounts, savings accounts, money market accounts, commercial loans, consumer loans and construction, mortgage loans, safety deposit boxes, VISA credit cards, Western Union services and an ATM network.[1]

The bank conducts its services through a network of 20 branches - seven in and around Podgorica, as well as one in each of the following towns: Danilovgrad, Cetinje, Ulcinj, Bar, Budva, Kotor, Tivat, Igalo, Nikšić, Kolašin, Bijelo Polje, Berane and Rožaje.

In December 2005, French banking group Société Générale acquired a majority stake in Podgorička banka for 14 million.

The bank has changed its name to Societe Generale Bank Montenegro on May 25, 2012.[2]


  1. ^ Podgoricka Banka Societe Generale Group -, Retrieved May 28, 2012
  2. ^ Podgorička banka promijenila ime, Online Vijesti, 25.05.2012 (Podgoricka Banka changes name)