Prospectus for the Public Offering of Shares

You should read the following important notice before accessing, reading or using in any way the Prospectus contained on this website.

Important Notice

This Prospectus (in English) of the société anonyme under the corporate name «PIRAEUS FINANCIAL HOLDINGS S.A.» (hereinafter the «Issuer»), which is contained in this link, was approved by the BoD of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission on 20.04.2021 and relates to (i) the offering to the public in Greece (hereinafter the “Public Offering”) of up to 1,200,000,000 new ordinary registered voting shares to be issued by the Issuer (the “New Shares”) pursuant to the resolution of its Board of Directors made on 16 April 2021, for the share capital increase through payment in cash, the disapplication of the preemption rights of the existing shareholders and the issuance of up to 1,200,000,000 new common registered voting shares, by virtue of the authority given to it by the Extraordinary General Meeting held on 7 April 2021 and (ii) the admission to trading of the New Shares on the Main Market of the Regulated Market of the Athens Exchange (the “ATHEX”).

The Board of Directors of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission (“HCMC”) has approved on 20.04.2021 the Prospectus only in connection with the information furnished to investors, as required under the Prospectus Regulation 2017/1129 and the Delegated Regulations of European Commission (EC) 2019/979 and 2019/980, as currently in force, and law 4706/2020. The aforementioned approval shall not be considered as an endorsement of the Issuer or the New Shares. Prospective investors should make their own assessment as to the suitability of investing in the New Shares. This Prospectus will be valid for a period of one year from its approval by the Board of Directors of the HCMC.

The Prospectus, as approved on 20.04.2021 by the Board of Directors of the HCMC, will be available to investors, as per art. 21 para.2 of Regulation (EC) 2017/1129, from 20.04.2021 in electronic form on the websites of: ATHEX (, HCMC (, the Issuer (, the Lead Underwriters, i.e. Piraeus Bank ( and Euroxx Securities S.A. (

In addition, printed copies of this Prospectus will be made available during the Public Offering period to investors at no extra cost, if requested, at the premises of the Issuer,, at the branch network of the Lead Underwriter, Piraeus Bank, in Greece and at the premises of the Lead Underwriter Euroxx Securities S.A. and.

In the event of any significant new factor, material mistake, or material inaccuracy relating to the information included in this Prospectus which may affect the assessment of the New Shares of the Issuer and which arises or is noted between the time when this Prospectus is approved and the end of the offering period or the time when trading on the ATHEX begins,  a supplement to this Prospectus shall be published in accordance with Article 23 of the Prospectus Regulation, , in accordance with at least the same arrangements made for the publication of this Prospectus.

Distribution of the documents or other information contained in this webpage may be restricted in some jurisdictions. This webpage and its content do not in any way constitute an offer or sell or the solicitation to buy any securities in any jurisdiction where such offer, sell or solicitation is unlawful to do so.

Furthermore, the New Shares, described in the Prospectus are not registered and will not be registered, in accordance with the respective regulation in securities law, to any jurisdiction except Greece, and may not offered, sold or delivered, in any jurisdiction where it is unlawful to do so. Consequently, copies of this Prospectus shall not and will not be posted or delivered or sent, in any way, to any jurisdiction, where such offer or solicitation would be unlawful.

Finally, investors outside Greece or investors subject to the legislation and jurisdiction of other countries may be forbidden to exercise any rights deriving by the New Shares, even if they participate in any way in the Public Offering, which is only addressed to the greek market and takes place according to greek law.

If you are viewing this website from the USA, Canada, South Africa, Australia, Japan and / or any country other than Greece, where such offer or sale is not permitted by applicable law, please leave the website.




Athens, 20 April 2021