Dear customers - cardholders of Piraeus Bank cards issued to accounts in UAH, please consider the following information:
Kindly remind you that on July 21, 2022, the National Bank of Ukraine issued the mandatory requirements regarding restrictions for an aggregated amount of operations performed in foreign currency by all client’s cards issued to hryvnia accounts, namely:
Following the necessity to strictly adheres to the mandatory NBU requirements, Piraeus Bank is forced to leave the possibility of performing transactions in foreign currency using hryvnia cards only for one card out of the list of all UAH cards available to the customer.
Thus, if you are the cardholder of two and more cards, issued to one or more accounts in UAH, the possibility of performing operations in a foreign currency will remain only for one card from all available to you; the rest of the cards will be limited to zero for operations in foreign currencies.
The criteria for appointing a particular hryvnia card as the one that allows foreign currency transactions are:
Please pay attention!
If the card, which was selected by the Bank as the default one to carry out transactions in foreign currency, is absolutely not suitable for you, please contact the Piraeus Bank Customer Support via phone numbers, indicated on the back of your card, to leave an application for changing the default card to another available card. Please note that the Bank can make such changes only once.
The requirements do not apply to cards issued to foreign currency accounts. The transaction volume limits for hryvnia cards, appointed for transactions in foreign currencies, remain unchanged (please refer to our previous news on this issue).
In addition, we turn your attention to the following: