Sberbank joins Enterprise Ethereum Alliance to broaden cooperation


Sberbank has become the first Russian bank to join the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA). The non-commercial alliance was established in February 2017 to transform Ethereum into an enterprise-grade technology.

Sberbank and Swift sign memorandum of co-operation for product push


Sberbank and Swift have signed a memorandum of co-operation regarding the development and piloting of products created and promoted by Swift. With fintech hugs sweeping Sibos and the planet, the parties agreed to co-ordinate steps to assess the potential application of blockchain in interbank settlement platforms. In particular, Sberbank joined the international group of financial […]

Sibos 2017: collaboration vital to avoid dinosaur status


The question of whether – and in what form – banks will survive in the future depends largely on how the forces of changing customer behaviour, technology and regulation will play out on different types of banks.

Telegram becomes the BotFather of Sberbank’s payments

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News comes from Russia with love as Sberbank, the country’s largest bank, and Telegram, a messenger API, have partnered up to develop a payment solution for firms using Telegram bots.

Top fintech stories this week – 11 August 2017

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Sberbank implements risk management system with Numerix


Russia’s largest banking group Sberbank has completed the implementation of its bank-wide technology programme focusing on automating its financial market risk management system. As part of the multi-year project, Sberbank built a technology platform which included IT systems and modules allowing the management of various types of risks, namely credit and market risks. The platform […]

Top ten core banking software projects in 2016

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Look back at some of the major core banking software projects in 2016, with Banking Technology’s top ten.

Five large banks in Russia suffer major DDoS attack

Russian banks under cyberattack

Five Russian banks, including Sberbank and Alfa-Bank, have been hit by a major cyberattack, according to the country’s central bank and regulator, Bank of Russia.

Sberbank picks software and service providers for major tech overhaul


Russia’s largest banking group, Sberbank, has concluded its tender to find software and processing systems developers to revamp its retail and corporate banking tech.

Top fintech stories this week – 7 October 2016

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