Sberbank of Russia has increased the volume of cards issued by 19.2%
Sberbank of Russia has summarized its work on the card market for the first 9 months of 2009. Under the current data as of October 1 it has issued 36.3 million cards, having increased for the 9 months of 2009 by 19.2%. Among them: 19.2 million MasterCard and Maestro cards, 14 million Visa and Visa Electron cards, and 3.1 million URPS cards.
The number of credit cards and cards with agreed overdraft has totaled 274,400 pieces and 304,700 pieces respectively, and actual debts on these cards – 7.8 billion roubles.
Sberbank of Russia provides cards servicing in more than 6,800 settlements located in all regions of the Russian Federation. Sberbank has 11,900 cash points.
The acquiring network of Sberbank consists of 21,300 АТМs. The bank has 9,300 information-payment terminals. Sberbank has also equipped 85,500 merchants with POS-terminals.