Sberbank CIB News

Sberbank opens largest trading floor in Europe


Sberbank’s Central Office has opened a new trading floor, which is the largest in Europe.

The area of the trading floor exceeds 4,000 square metres, and accommodates more than 400 workspaces.

Sales, Trading, Structured Products and Electronic Markets are located on the third floor of Sberbank’s Central Office. The fourth floor is home to Investment Banking and Advisory, Investment Research, and Business Management and Development.

Up to eight personal computers and 12 monitors can be installed at each trading and sales workspace. Trading is equipped with two LED screens that are located at the perimeter of the atrium.

Sberbank’s trading floor is the only trading floor in Russia equipped with one of the largest LED screens in the world with such a high resolution (pixel pitch of 1.2 mm).

“Global Markets has always been a very high-tech business and Sberbank has always been a trendsetter in this area,” commented Andrei Shemetov, Vice President of Sberbank and Head of the Global Markets Department of Sberbank CIB1. “Our new trading floor is one of the most cutting-edge international platforms, which helps us provide clients with responsive, best-in-class services.”

Alexander Baziyan
Press office
Tel. +7(495) 957 5721

Sberbank is Russia’s largest bank and a leading global financial institution. Sberbank holds almost one third of aggregate Russian banking sector assets, it is the key lender to the national economy and the biggest deposit taker in Russia. The Central Bank of the Russian Federation is the founder and principal shareholder of Sberbank owning 50% of the Bank's authorized capital plus one voting share, with the remaining 50% held by domestic and international investors. Sberbank has more than 145 million customers in 21 countries. Sberbank has the largest distribution network in Russia with almost 15,000 branches, and its international operations include UK, US, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, India, China, Turkey and other countries.

The Bank holds the general banking license No.1481 issued by the Bank of Russia. Official websites of the Bank: (Sberbank Group website),

Sberbank CIB

Sberbank CIB is the corporate and investment banking business of Sberbank. Its key areas of activity are corporate finance (including trade finance), the documentary business2, investment banking services, trade operations with securities, and private equity. Sberbank’s corporate and investment banking business provides integrated financial solutions and investment advisory services to its clients, which include major corporations, financial institutions, sovereign states and federal and sub-federal government bodies and organisations.

Sberbank Press Service
Tel: +7 (495) 957 5721


1 On the basis of JSC “Sberbank CIB” and Sberbank.
2 Banking products and services provided by Sberbank.