Sberbank Russia 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. In April 2020, The Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation has acquired a controlling stake in Sberbank PJSC from the Central Bank of the Russian Federation – 50% of the authorized capital, or 52.32% of the bank’s entire pool of voting shares, with one ordinary voting share of Sberbank still owned by the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
Sberbank has more than 96,2 million individual customers and 2,6 million corporate clients in 20 countries. Sberbank has the largest distribution network in Russia with almost 14,200 branches, and its international operations include UK, US, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe and other countries. The bank holds a general banking license No. 1481 issued by the Bank of Russia.
Awards and Nominations:
2012 -The Bank of the Year, The Banker magazine
2013 - The Best Bank in CEE and Russia, Euromoney magazine
2014 - The Best Bank in CEE, The Banker magazine
2015 - The Best Information Security Initiatives in CEE, Global Finance magazine
2016 - The Largest Acquirer in Europe, The Nilson Report
2017 - -The Best Mobile Banking App in CEE, Global Finance magazine
2018 - -Best Bank in CEE 2018, The Banker magazine
2018 - Most Innovative Digital Bank in CEE 2018, Global Finance magazine
2019 - Strongest Banking Brand in the World 2019, Brand Finance
2019 - Most Innovative Digital Bank in CEE 2019, Global Finance magazine
2020 - Winner of World's Best Digital Bank Awards, Global Finance magazine
2021 - Strongest Banking Brand in the World 2021, Brand Finance