Sberbank has taken part in one of the largest annual educational events on financial literacy, FINFAIR 2018 financial solutions fair.
The fair is for those who want to learn about the most secure ways to manage personal finances and competently plan their family budget. More than 120 speakers took part in the event: representatives of the Ministry of Finance of Russia, the Bank of Russia, government of Moscow, Moscow Exchange, largest banks and brokerage companies, as well as leading Russian economists and entrepreneurs.
Vice President of Sberbank and Head of Global Markets Department of Sberbank CIB Andrey Shemetov:
“Special attention to savings and wise investment of personal finances that are taught at such events is the basis for growth of the Russian financial market, which lags behind other developed markets. As one of the largest participants of this market, Sberbank seeks to increase its growth through educational work at the fair.”
At Sberbank’s stand, guests of the fair could receive consultation from financial experts, learn about popular financial tools, new technology and current investment ideas from Sberbank CIB’s analysts in the Sberbank Investor app, and open brokerage accounts. At the event, the experts of brokerage business units of Sberbank and analysts of Sberbank CIB shared successful investment secrets. The bank’s representatives also took part in the panel discussion, held workshops and lectures.
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 22 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.
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.