The Company

As simple as it seems!

Traditional banking with a modern twist!
Traditional banking with a modern twist!

At Optima bank, we respond to the needs of our individual and business customers and we build relationships of trust for a new, optimum banking experience.

Our Values!


Simplicity is in our DNA.

We create simple products and services that make your everyday life easier.


Quality of service is our priority.

Focused on you, who always look for the best, we design products and services that serve your needs.


Transparency in our operation.

We operate with honesty and respect, applying clear terms and procedures.


We believe in human relationships that are based on trust.

Our goal is to build long-lasting relationships of trust with you, offering the best banking experience, and help you meet future challenges putting your interest first.


Real flexibility for real needs.

Flexibility is the key to the way we operate and serve you.

Optima bank by numbers

Our History


Share capital increase of 151 million euros and listing of the bank to the main market of the Athens Exchange.

60 million euro convertible bond loan issue.

Completion of the first profitable financial year.

80 million euros share capital increase.

On 11.12.2020 Optima bank acquired 100% of Optima factors from Ireon Investments, a subsidiary of the Motor Oil Group.

On 12.11.2020 Optima bank acquired 94.5% of Optima asset management AEDAK from Ireon Investments, increasing its holding to 99.4%.

On 24.10.2019, we opened our first Optima bank branch in Psychiko.

On 2.10.2019 Investment Bank of Greece was renamed Optima bank.

On 31.7.2019, Ireon Investments Ltd announced the acquisition of Investment Bank of Greece by CPB. Ireon Investments Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Motor Oil Hellas SA.

Investment Bank of Greece was founded in 2000. After a series of multiple mergers and acquisitions mainly of brokerage firms, IBG was reshaped and acquired by IREON Investments LTD.

Awards & Distinctions

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Cyber Security Projects - Financial Services Industry

Cyber Security Awards, 2024

Best Company Asset & Wealth Management

HRIMA Business Awards, 2023

Best Use of Cloud

Banking Tech Awards, 2023

Bank of the year 2023 in Greece

The Banker - Financial Times, 2023

Best Strategy for Audience Engagement

Social Media Awards, 2023


Cloud Computing Awards, 2023

Business Analytics & Intelligence

Cloud Computing Awards, 2023

Digital Banking

Digital Finance Awards, 2023

Best Cloud Computing / Data Center Project

Digital Finance Awards, 2023

Best Instant or Cross-border Payments Project

Digital Finance Awards, 2023

e-Banking Services & e-Payment Systems

e-volution awards, 2023

Digital innovation through mobile

Mobile Excellence Awards, 2023

Best Brokerage

HRIMA Business Awards, 2022

Best Thought Leadership Content

Social Media Awards, 2022

CX Initiatives & Practices in Customer Lifecycle

UX | CX Awards, 2022

Best CX In-Store

UX | CX Awards, 2022

Best in Banking, Insurance & Financial Services

UX | CX Awards, 2022

Best Use of LinkedIn for Content Marketing

Content Marketing Awards, 2022

Contribution to the development of the bond market

Athens Exchange Group, 2022

Best Mobile App

Digital Finance Awards, 2022


Mobile Excellence Awards, 2022

Banking & Payment Services

Mobile Excellence Awards, 2022

Brand Design – Corporate Brand

German Brand Awards, 2021

Workspace Interior

Interiors Awards, 2021

Concept store

Interiors Awards, 2021

Best Use of Innovation in Customer Service

CS Awards, 2020

Best Outsourcing Partneship

CS Awards, 2020

Best Brokerage

HRIMA Business Awards, 2020

Corporate Identity

German Design Awards, 2020

Best Member in Fixed Income & Derivatives

ATHEX / FEAS, 2018

Best Industry Top Picker Banks Developed Europe

Starmine Annual Survey, 2018

Best Greek Equity Sales Team

Thomson Extel Surveys, 2010, 2012 - 2016

Best Greek Equity Sales Individual

Thomson Extel Surveys, 2007 – 2016

Best member in Derivatives market

ATHEX, 2007-2015

Best Investment Banking Advisor in the Greek market M&A deals

Mergermarket, 2012

32 Aigialeias & Paradissou Str.
Marousi,151 25, Greece
+30 210 8173000 ∙ [email protected]

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Athens Tax Office for Societes Anonymes

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Supervisory Authority:

Bank of Greece (License No: 52/2/17.12.99)