Swedbank: To acquire Vilnius’ Barclays Operations Centre in Lithuania

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Swedbank: To acquire Vilnius’ Barclays Operations Centre in Lithuania

Swedbank: Has agreed with Barclays Operations Centre in Lithuania (BGOL) to acquire the financial technology centre Rise Vilnius

  • Banks are planning to complete this transaction by 1 July 2019
  • This transaction shows that Lithuania committed to maintain high technology incubating leadership positions
  • Swedbank’s ambitions in Lithuania are long-term, and we want to promote the creation of digital innovations says Grigienė
  • Swedbank expects close cooperation with start-ups and their community
  • And will use its existing network to offer start-ups new development opportunities
  • Currently, the centre has 64 members and 34 companies hosted in its premises