Notice of the merger of Československá obchodná banka, a.s., and OTP Banka Slovensko, a.s.


regarding the operation of a dedicated interface (API) provided in accordance with Directive (EU) 2015/2366 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 November 2015 on payment services in the internal market, amending Directives 2002/65/EC, 2009/110/EC and 2013/36/EU and Regulation (EU) No 1093/2010, and repealing Directive 2007/64/EC.


Československá obchodná banka, a.s., with its registered office at Žižkova 11, 811 02 Bratislava, ID no.: 36 854 140, registered in the Companies Register of Bratislava I District Court, Section: Sa, Entry: 4314/B (“ČSOB”) hereby informs you of its planned merger with OTP Banka Slovensko, a.s. with its registered office at Štúrova 5, 813 54 Bratislava, ID no.: 31 318 916, registered in the Companies Register of Bratislava I District Court, Section:: Sa, Entry: 335/B (“OTP”) with effect from 1 October 2021. The merger of OTP and ČSOB was approved by the competent supervisory body, the European Central Bank, on 19/8/2021.


Please note that because OTP will cease to exist and ČSOB will be the universal legal successor for all OTP’s rights and obligations from the effective date of this merger, ČSOB will become the operator of the dedicated interface (API) at Developer hub | OTP Banka, where it will continue to provide access to selected products and services of the former OTP after 1 October 2021.


Further note, however, that ČSOB will gradually migrate the products and services of the former OTP to systems accessed through ČSOB’s own dedicated interface ČSOB API Developer portal and after completion of this migration (planned for the first half of 2022), it will shut down the dedicated interface (API) of the former OTP.