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Banking Solutions

Imports - Exports

Alpha Bank adapting to the continuously evolving market environment, has developed a complete package of services and products especially designed for Import and Export companies, aiming to provide its clients with the best support and service concerning their specific banking needs with credibility, reliability, promptness and security.

Alpha Bank, the Bank that inspires confidence and constitutes a consistent point of reference in the Greek banking system, provides the most reliable solutions for your business needs at the lowest cost, having invested in electronic systems of the latest technology, relying on a worldwide correspondent banking network and having created a specialized International Trade Unit, in the fields of international trade business, certified with ISO 9001.

The services and products:


  • Documentary / Clean Collections
  • Import Payments within the E.U. up to EUR 50,000
  • Advance Payments
  • Documentary Letters of Credit
  • Letters of Guarantee
  • Stand-by Letters of Credit
  • Payments of time obligations
  • Payments of Commercial Agents
  • Payments of Insurance / Transport Companies


  • Documentary Collections
  • Clean Collections
  • Documentary Letters of Credit
  • Letters of Guarantee
  • Stand-by Letters of Credit
  • Processing of Incoming Payment Orders
  • Payments for various export obligations
  • Documentary Collections "free of payment"
  • "Direct Payments" (Open Account)

E-International Trade Services

  • Alpha Web International Trade: A secure internet application that enables you to process and monitor all your international trade transactions from your office in a simple, fast way with a preferential pricing.
    For more information click here.
  • Alpha Web Banking for Companies, "Imports within the E.U." Service: A service through which you can make your payments in EUR destined to your suppliers abroad, involving imports within the E.U., easily, fast and at a very low cost:
    • up to the amount of EUR 50,000 per transaction
    • in the 28 countries-members of the E.U.
    • with the option of same-day payment execution and same-day value of payment, or
    • of (same-day) deposit at an account of a non-resident supplier held with Alpha Bank.
    For more information click here

FX risk security, by means of forward exchange operations

Insurance of goods, through Alpha Bank insurance partners AXA Insurance and Groupama Phoenix.

Credit Insurance by Euler Hermes.
For more information click here.

International Factoring, through the subsidiary of Alpha Bank, ABC FACTORS, providing the following services:

  • Financing
  • Management
  • Collection
  • Credit risk assessment
  • Credit Insurance

For more information you may send an E-mail to

Short-Term Financing: please contact your Relationship Manager at Alpha Bank
For more information on all services provided by Alpha Bank, please visit our nearest Branch

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