9th European Financial Congress

Sopot, 3-5 June 2019



The Gdańsk Institute for Market Economics (IBnGR) is a non-governmental independent scientific research institution dealing with the economy and government policy.The IBnGR was established in 1989 as a non-profit foundation

by a group of people who had been active in attempts to reform the economic and political system in Poland in the 1980s.The IBnGR is registered in the District Court of Gdańsk in the Register of Associations and Foundations under the KRS number 0000012337.The mission of the IBnGR is to conduct research and formulate useful recommendations for government policy, to provide independent assessments of the economy for the business sector and public opinion.The IBnGR is one of the most prestigious think tanks in Poland. It deals with economic and development issues at the national and international level, combined with a regional perspective.


NDI S.A. is a Polish capital-based developer and building contractor.  The Company has its head office in Sopot, and a regular field office in Warsaw.For over 20 years now NDI has organised and pursued investment projects

in the real property and infrastructure markets assuming the roles of the developer, general contractor, investor, or joint investor.  Many a times it has combined the roles too.  The list of completed projects in our portfolio includes such facilities as hotels, offices, including seats of prestigious insurance and banking institutions in Poland, residential estates, and trading outlets.  Our flag project in infrastructure consisted in building 2 sections of the A1 Motorway.  The value of our entire project portfolio exceeds EUR 2.5 BN.We have accumulated know-how and skills and retain the staff of qualified specialists in various disciplines, which enables us to deal with projects on our own using our own resources or subcontractors.  Our track record includes projects pursued independently and in consortia grouping Polish and foreign companies.

Bank Pekao S.A.

Bank Pekao SA has been operating for more than 85 years and is one of the largest financial institutions in Central and Eastern Europe. In terms of capital strength measured as capital adequacy ratio, Bank Pekao is a leader

in Poland and one of the strongest banks at the European level - Pekao Core Tier 1 ratio at the end of the 4th quarter of 2015 is at the level of 17.7%. Rank no. 1 of Bank Pekao in Poland and among the biggest EU banks was confirmed by stress tests and AQR tests.Bank Pekao SA is a leading lender financing economy development and a leader of corporate banking in Poland. As for corporate banking, Bank Pekao was honored three times with Euromoney Magazine awards. Innovative solutions are Bank Pekao’s competive advantage. In 2016 Pekao defended the most innovated bank title, by winning once again “Złoty Bankier” trophy for Financial Innovation. Independent experts recognized multicurrency debit card issued by Pekao as the best innovation in banking sector in 2015. In last year Bank’s PeoPay contactless mobile payments application was recognized as 2014 Financial Innovation. In 2015, Bank was also awarded „Most innovative Bank in CEE & CIS” by EMEA Finance magazine.

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