About us

In 2008, the ICPFSB presidency switched from the Romanian Bancpost to the Czech Republic Postal Savings Bank. This three-year commitment presents an exciting and important challenge in fulfilling the ICPFSB goals: to deliver high-quality services to ICPFSB members, share knowledge and experience surrounding postal banking and business and bring out a new face of postal services.

What is ICPFSB?

  • International organization for providers and operators of postal and financial services, operating under Universal Postal Union as a restricted union.
  • Open-platform organization crossing frontiers of countries, industry sectors, cultures; open to all postal banks, postal authorities, operators and postal providing financial services, to join our organization and contribute to our activities.

Mission and vision

  • Create synergies, develop best practices and share experience and information.
  • Accelerate the utilization of the postal network to provide access to financial services.
  • Identify new solutions of cooperation between postal authorities and postal banks, commercial banks and other financial institutions in various business areas.

Strategy

  • Deliver high quality services to our members by providing real benefits through meetings, trainings and information exchange.
  • Enable access to our membership to postal authorities and operators providing financial services, and to postal banks all around Europe.
  • Represent interests of our members within other international institutions.

What do we do…Our activities

  • Website – access to e-news monitoring, newsletters and useful documents about postal finances, mass retail financial services, development in postal and banking sector, and more.
  • E-news fleet sheets – weekly e-news summary sent by email to registered members.
  • Newsletters providing news, editorial comments and articles about postal banking and postal financial services; special contributions from members on projects/products.
  • Topics - short articles on the website focused on “hot topics” prepared by experts.
  • Joint activities with other European organizations such as UPU, PostEurop, WSBI, EFMA and some more.
  • Strategic seminars (2 per year):
    • Exchange of experiences and best practice in postal financial services development.
    • Interaction with external stakeholders (regulators, EU and other international institutions).
    • Includes several modules focused on different areas - management, marketing, operations management, retailing, technology and more.
    • Lecturers from CEE and West European posts, banks and other institutions.

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