Russian banks have earned from the beginning of the year 537 billion rubles

Russian banks have earned from the beginning of the year 537 billion rubles


Moscow. September 8. Banks of the Russian Federation for the first eight months of 2016, according to preliminary estimates, profit fell to 537 billion rubles, said the Chairman of the CBR Mikhail Sukhov reporters on the sidelines of the forum of the Association of regional banks. Thus for all of 2015, Russian banks earned 192 billion.

“For eight months, profit rose more than 500 billion rubles, about which we spoke. I think now we can say that during the year, most likely, it will exceed 700 billion rubles”, – said Sukhov.

According to Sukhov, on the banks obtained the positive results were influenced by including economies of scale. “Banks are reducing costs, optimizing their activities. I think that the positive impact of the reduction in the number of banks that attract deposits, dumping on interest rates”, – said Sukhov.

He clarified that the reduction in the number of such dumping of the banks allowed banks conducting a commercially reasonable policies to optimize resource management.

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