S&P Global Ratings affirm the 'BBB/A-2' long- and short-term counterparty credit ratings on Bonum Bank Plc and the outlook is positive

S&P Global Ratings has confirmed Bonum Bank Plc a credit rating of 'BBB' for long-term investment grade and a rating of 'A-2' for short-term investment grade on the 29th of May 2018. The outlook remains stable. Bonum Bank acts as the central credit institution for the POP Bank Group.

Previous S&P Global's rating report was from May 2017.

For more information:
CEO Pekka Lemettinen, POP Bank Alliance Coop
Tel: +358 40 5035 411, email: pekka.lemettinen@poppankki.fi

Interim CEO Kirsi Salo, Bonum Pankki Plc
Tel: +358 40 650 0411, email: kirsi.salo@poppankki.fi

Distribution:
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www.poppankki.fi (in Finnish)