Fee and commission income is generally recognized on an accruals basis when the service has been provided. Fee and commission income includes one-off amounts charged by the Group for services not related directly to the creation of loans, advances and other receivables, as well as amounts charged by the Group for services performed over a period exceeding 3 months, which are recognized on a straight-line basis. Fee and commission income also includes fees and commissions recognized on a straight-line basis, received on loans and advances granted with an unspecified schedule of future cash flows for which the effective interest rate cannot be determined.
The accounting policies for recognizing commission income on sales of insurance products linked to loans and advances are described in the note “Interest income and expenses”.
|FEE AND COMMISSION INCOME ON:||2017||2016|
|payment and credit cards||1 126||1 024|
|maintenance of bank accounts||858||879|
|loans and advances granted||616||592|
|maintenance of investment funds and OFE (including management fees)||590||450|
|servicing foreign mass transactions||101||89|
|brokerage activities and issue arrangement||206||148|
|offering insurance products||94||31|
|sale and distribution of court fee stamps||5||12|
|investment and insurance products||73||105|
|Total||3 918||3 579|
|FEE AND COMMISSION EXPENSE ON:||2017||2016|
|commission paid to external entities for product sales||(61)||(65)|
|cost of construction investment supervision and property valuation||(41)||(40)|
|fee and commissions for operating services provided by banks||(19)||(18)|
|sending short text messages (SMS)||(21)||(16)|
|fees incurred by the Brokerage House||(21)||(17)|
1among other things on servicing loans, servicing foreign mass transactions, central settlement of derivative transactions, issue of Euro bonds and canvassing services.