The bank received the most prestigious award on the Polish capital market, awarded for 30 years by the “Parkiet” (an economic daily).

Warsaw, 22 March 2023.
The Parkiet "Bulls and Bears" award is granted in recognition of significant achievements on the capital market, including the greatest impact on markets and changing reality for the better.

This year, Santander Bank Polska was recognized as the WIG 20 Index Company of the Year. The jury appreciated both the record profits of Santander Bank Polska and the strengthening of assets. Return on shares including dividends in 2023 was 98%. The bank also increased sales and the number of customers.

“The "Bulls and Bears" statuette is an important and prestigious distinction. We have been a reliable and stable partner for our customers and investors for years. We are a responsible and engaged bank – we support the development of Polish companies as well as the green transformation of our economy. In our new strategy, we focus on experience and digitalization. We constantly make sure that the solutions we offer are convenient, intuitive, remote and best suited to customer needs. In a dynamically changing environment, we respond quickly and flexibly. There are drivers of our success. We believe that building the best possible customer experience in cooperation with us is the way to achieve the highest rate of return for our shareholders. Our ambition is to be the most profitable bank in Poland, said Michał Gajewski, CEO of Santander Bank Polska.

The profit of Santander Bank Polska for 2023 reached PLN 4.7bn. The Bank has a very strong capital position, with total capital ratio (Santander Bank Polska Group) at 18.56% and Tier 1 ratio at 17.18%, ensuring security of operations and stable growth.