This excerpt taken from the NBG 20-F filed Jul 2, 2007.
Debit and Credit Cards
In 2006, Finansbanks debit card customers increased by 33%. The Retail Banking Divisions Micro Business Department serves professionals and small business groups, and experienced substantial growth in 2006, increasing its customer base from 3,100 in 2005 to 26,900 customers in 2006. The share of Micro Business in Retail Bankings total loans had increased to 15% on December 31, 2006 from 3% on December 31, 2005, posting an average monthly growth of 20%.
As regards the number of credit cards, Finansbank maintained its position among the top five issuers in 2006, with 2.6 million cards and a market share of 8%. The average net receivables of credit cards increased 34%, from TRY 1.1 million in 2005 to TRY 1.5 million.