Gref: traditional banking in Russia has gone down in history

Gref: traditional banking in Russia has gone down in history


SAINT PETERSBURG, July 13. /TASS/. Traditional banking in Russia has gone down in history, said the head of Sberbank German Gref at the International financial Congress.

“The volume of investments in vintage and the number of customers who use Internet banking, so wide that to date, traditional banking has just gone down in history,” – said Gref.

Gref said that if we talk about the savings Bank, he in two years has cut 1,300 offices who were engaged in service of corporate clients. “And we continue to cut (branches) and further because we see that we have 100% of our corporate clients are sitting in the Internet Bank. And, in General, they do not need anything from us, except occasionally some of the absurdities that we are with them committed, and consultations that could be made by phone,” – said Gref.

According to the head of Sberbank, to completely abandon the offices for corporate clients in the event of a change in Russian legislation. “If we will finish our legislation, going to the Bank for enterprises will be history”, – said Gref.

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