“Otkritie” Bank and Sberbank took the first positions in the ranking of the leading digital retail financial organizations of Russia in 2017, according to the version of the “Global Finance” international magazine. At the same time, “Otkritie” won in three nominations throughout the whole region of Central and Eastern Europe: “The Most Innovative Digital Bank”, “The Best Project in Information Security” and “The Best Mobile Bank”.
The ranking is formed by the experts of Infosys company on the basis of the following criteria: the effectiveness of the strategy of attracting and servicing digital clients, the success in transferring customers to the use of digital products, the breadth of the product line range, the cost-effectiveness of digital projects, as well as the design and functionality of the website and its mobile version.
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 135 million individual customers and more than 1 million corporate clients in 22 countries. Sberbank has the largest distribution network in Russia with almost 17,000 branches, and its international operations include UK, US, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey and other countries.
Author: Anna Dorozhkina