Moscow Exchange Group controls Russia's only multipurpose exchange platform for trading stocks, bonds, derivative instruments, currencies, money market tools and goods. The Group has a central depository and a clearing center acting as a central counterparty in the markets, which enables Moscow Exchange to provide customers with a full range of trading and post-trading services.
Moscow Exchange is the main center of pricing, trading and settlements in financial assets. All interactions of Exchange with the clients are high-speed electronic transactions, the mass processing of which is only possible with the use of modern high technologies, programming methods, system architectures and means of communication. The units of the trading systems of Moscow Exchange are capable of processing up to 90,000 transactions per second each, with response time less than 400 microseconds; this ranks Moscow Exchange together with the major global exchanges, and its real-time risk monitoring technologies are unique.
Moscow Exchange is a member of the international blockchain consortium Hyperledger Project.
Mir payment system
Mir payment system is the Russian national payment system. Mir payment system started operating in December 2015 when the first Mir cards were issued.
More than 130 banks have already become the members of Mir payment system, some of them have started to release Mir national payment cards and to connect their terminals and cash machines to accept them. It is planned that Mir cards will be widely circulated not only in Russia but also abroad. Co-badged cards with international payment systems, Mir-Maestro and Mir-JCB, are already being issued.
National System of Payment Cards (NSPC) JSC is the Mir payment system operator. The tasks of NSPC include ensuring security of transactions with the cards of international payment systems on the territory of Russia, and constructing and developing the Russian system of payment cards. Russian domestic transactions with the cards of all payment systems, including international ones, are made through the processing of the operational payment and clearing center of NSPC.
Sberbank 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 owning 50% of the Bank's authorized capital plus one voting share, with the remaining 50% held by domestic and international investors. Sberbank has more than 135 million individual customers and more than 1 million corporate clients in 20 countries. Sberbank has the largest distribution network in Russia, and its international operations include UK, US, CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey and other countries.
SAP is a world leader in the market of enterprise applications. SAP helps organizations of any size and specialization manage their business more efficiently. Whether these are support services or the board of directors, a warehouse or a store, desktop or mobile applications, SAP solutions allow to increase the efficiency of interaction between employees and organizations as a whole, to form a deep understanding of business and create competitive advantage. SAP software and services are used by more than 310,000 customers (including the customers of SuccessFactors), the company's advanced technologies guarantee high profitability, and contribute to the continued adaptation and sustained growth.
In 1992, the Moscow office of SAP SE was opened. Besides, over the past 20 years, SAP has opened representative offices in Yekaterinburg, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Rostov-on-Don, Almaty, Minsk and Kiev, and the number of employees has exceeded 1,050.
Masterсard (NYSE: MA) www.mastercard.com is a technology company working in global payment industry. We manage the fastest payment-processing network in the world that connects consumers, financial institutions, trade organizations, government and businesses agencies in more than 210 countries and territories. Mastercard products and solutions make it easier, safer and more efficient to solve everyday problems, such as shopping, travelling, running business and managing finances.
Microsoft is a world leader in information technology, providing a wide range of devices and services, software and IT services. It is one of the largest global corporations, operating in more than 190 countries. Portfolio of Microsoft services includes desktop and network operating systems, devices, server applications, desktop business applications and office applications for end users, cloud solutions, interactive programs, services and games, web browsing tools, development tools, etc. More than 10,000 Russian companies are authorized Microsoft partners. Microsoft offers customers and partners the fullest and unique range of cloud solutions to create and use private, public or hybrid clouds. Microsoft portfolio includes a wide range of cloud services such as Office 365, Microsoft Azure, Dynamics CRM Online, Intune, OneDrive and other.
Huawei is a global leader in the sphere of development of ICT solutions. Huawei offers a wide range of advanced ICT solutions in the sphere of state management, public sector, finance, transport, electrical power engineering, large enterprises, and small and middle enterprises (SME). Scientific research and innovations are important strategic directions of Huawei's development at global and Russian markets. Equipment and solutions of Huawei are used in more than 170 countries of the world. The company services more than one third of the world’s population.
Huawei in Russia
The company came to Russia in 1997 by opening its first office outside China. Today the offices of Huawei operate in 11 cities of the country: Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Nizhny Novgorod, Samara, Kazan, Ufa, Rostov-on-Don, Krasnodar, Yekaterinburg, Novosibirsk and Vladivostok. Research and training centers also operate in Russia, as well as the center of technical support and the center of networks operation.
More details are available at: Huawei Russia
Visa is a global payment system that provides cardholders, merchants, financial and government institutions in more than 200 countries with an access to a fast, secure and reliable electronic payment network. Electronic payments are made through the global innovation processing system of VisaNet, which is capable of handling more than 65,000 transactions per second, offering fraud protection for consumers and guaranteed payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank; it does not issue payment cards, does not establish commissions or interest rates for consumers and does not provide cardholders with loans. In turn, Visa's innovative solutions allow financial institutions to offer a wide range of financial instruments for their customers, including debit, prepaid and credit card products. For more information, see: www.visa.com.ru.
AK BARS BANK PJSC
AK BARS BANK PJSC is one of the largest financial institutions in the country, offering more than 100 types of banking, financial and investment products and services. The Bank is registered in the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, and has been successfully and steadily operating in the financial market of Russia since 1993. The Bank ranks number 16 by size of equity capital in the rating of Russian banks (according to the data of the Profil magazine dated 01.06.2016). The territorial network of AK BARS Bank consists of 30 branches, and among the Bank's customers, there are more than 3 million private individuals and more than 73 thousand corporate customers.
At the Forum, AK BARS Bank will introduce the first Russia's prepaid card of Mir payment system, it will be available for all the participants of the Forum at the Bank’s stand.
Non-personalized replenishable prepaid card of Mir payment system from AK BARS Bank allows you to pay for goods and services (including online and remote channels payments), has a transport application, and a "Friend of the Company" loyalty program.
Tatfondbank JSC is a universal bank with state participation, offering the whole range of banking services to private and corporate customers. Tatfondbank was founded in 1994, and is now among 40 largest banks in Russia as to the amount of equity capital, 50 largest banks as to the amount of total assets (in accordance with ratings in Profile, Expert journals, Kommersant daily newspaper, Banki.ru online portal). The bank was assigned the credit ratings of Moody’s Investors Service and Standard & Poor's.
The Bank's Board is led by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Tatarstan Ildar Halikov. The Republic of Tatarstan Government owns more than 45% of the Bank shares.
In 2016, Tatfondbank in cooperation with the venture capital fund Life.SREDA (Singapore) launched a FinTech accelerator InspiRUSSIA. Tatfondbank provides expert scientific evaluation of projects as to the possibility of their realization in the banking sphere.
The Diasoft Company is the largest developer of software for financial institutions. It works on the Russian banking market since 1991. The company creates complex systems of automation of corporate and retail services, operations in the financial markets, accounting and reporting, management of economic activities and HR, develops IT systems for insurance companies and non-governmental pension funds. The client base of Diasoft has more than 300 financial institutions, including 60 Russian banks from the top 100 list, partners of the company are world leaders of the IT market. Diasoft is the first and only Russian developer of banking software included in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for International Retail Core Banking Systems. In 2015, Diasoft became the winner in the Digital Transformation category of the IDC Financial Insights FinTech Real Results Awards international competition. See detailed information about the company on the website www.diasoft.ru.
The SAS Company is the world's largest private IT-company, specializing in the development and sale of solutions and services in the field of business intelligence.
The company was founded in 1976, and today over 14 thousand employees work in its offices worldwide. For 40 years, the annual income of SAS had been constantly growing and reached 3.16 billion dollars in 2015. Among SAS customers, there are more than 80,000 organizations in149 countries around the world. They include 91 companies from the first hundred of leaders listed in 2015 FORTUNE Global 500®. According to IDC for the middle of 2015, SAS takes over 33 % of the world's advanced analytics market.
SAS began its work in Russia and the CIS countries in 1996. SAS offers to its customers a full range of business intelligence solutions and services: consulting, implementation, training and technical support. SAS customers in Russia and the CIS countries include all 10 of the largest Russian banks (Sberbank of Russia, VTB, Gazprombank, and others), Russian Railways, Aeroflot, the largest companies of the telecommunications and fuel and energy sector, state organizations.
Further information is available on the site of the company: www.sas.com/russia
QIWI is a leading provider of next generation payment services in Russia and the CIS. It has an integrated proprietary network that enables payment services across physical, online and mobile channels. It has deployed over 16,2 million virtual wallets, over 164,000 kiosks and terminals, and enabled merchants to accept over RUB 67 billion cash and electronic payments monthly from over 60 million consumers using its network at least once a month. QIWI’s consumers can use cash, stored value and other electronic payment methods to order and pay for goods and services across physical or online environments interchangeably.
IBS Company is a major Russian developer of complex IT solutions. Founded in 1992. The company transforms technological knowledge of its team and the understanding of trends in the IT industry into new ideas that help clients improve competitiveness and achieve better results. The technologies developed by IBS ensure the work of the largest companies, online services, public organizations, and thus change the lives of millions of people for the better.
IBS offers services in the field of system integration, business applications implementation, IT infrastructure designing and building, software development, creation of systems for collecting and analyzing large data as well as outsourcing. The company creates for its clients some unique customized solutions based on industrial IT platforms, and sells its own products in the field of infrastructure (SCALA-R conversion platform), business applications (asset management and business analysis systems), cloud services, IT and business process outsourcing.
IBM is a globally integrated technology and consulting company headquartered in Armonk, New York. With operations in more than 170 countries, IBM attracts and retains some of the world's most talented people to help solve problems and provide an edge for businesses, governments and non-profits.
Innovation is at the core of IBM's strategy. The company develops and sells software and systems hardware and a broad range of infrastructure, cloud and consulting services.
Today, IBM is focused on four growth initiatives - business analytics, cloud computing, growth markets and Smarter Planet. IBMers are working with customers around the world to apply the company's business consulting, technology and R&D expertise to build systems that enable dynamic and efficient organizations, better transportation, safer food, cleaner water and healthier populations.For more information, please visit: http://www.ibm.com/ru/ru/
Deloitte, CIS has been operating for more than 25 years in Russia and is one of the leading international professional services firms, offering audit, consulting, corporate finance, enterprise risk, and tax and legal services and leveraging the professional experience of approximately 2,500 employees in 18 offices located in 11 countries across the region.
Today, Deloitte, CIS has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Ufa, Yekaterinburg, Yuzhno- Sakhalinsk, Baku, Tbilisi, Yerevan, Kyiv, Minsk, Almaty, Astana, Aktau, Atyrau, Ashgabat, Bishkek, Dushanbe, and Tashkent.
LANIT is the leader of Russian IT industry and the partner of more than 250 major world manufacturers of equipment and software solutions in high technologies. The group employs 8,400 people. Over 2,000 specialists are certified by the leading vendors. Russia-wide working experience and flexible use of competencies of 41 divisions of the group help the LANIT team find solutions in the most unusual circumstances. Among the clients of the group, there are more than 100 banks, financial and insurance companies of Russia and the CIS countries. The LANIT team helps automate banking operations and provides a full range of services for creation, development and support of a complex IT infrastructure and information systems of any scale and complexity. LANIT is competent in building systems for IT assets life-cycle management, implementing of cloud technologies and virtualization. Companies of the group are ready to consult on information security and provide services of automated systems reengineering.
1C Company specializes in developing, distributing, releasing and supporting of computer programs. 1C Company cooperates with its customers through an extensive network of partners: more than 10,000 permanent partners in 25 countries, including more than 6,700 1C:franchisees firms, accredited to offer comprehensive control and accounting enterprise automation. The most famous program system from the 1C Company projects is 1C: Enterprise, offering ERP-class solutions to improve the efficiency of enterprises, which are based on an innovative technical platform that ensures high flexibility, scalability and performance of corporative decisions, working process in cloud services (SaaS) and on mobile devices. 1C: Enterprise is effectively used for management and accounting automation in more than 1,500,000 enterprises, including major corporations and government agencies. The system is an ERP market leader in Russia as to the number of automated work places.
FinEx presents Robo-Advisor / ETF platform — Finance Autopilot — “next generation” FinTech service which provides a low cost, transparent, fully digital, simple and efficient way for the investors to manage their liquid assets.
Technology of Finance Autopilot embodies a number of features:
- ETF-based portfolio
- Client profiling
- Direct distribution over the web
- Low fees
- Simplicity of UX/navigation
The Robo-Advisor replaces existing complex, and expensive traditional advice models, with a new vibrant model that appeals to the customer, providing a simple, transparent, time-efficient solution to wealth management.
FinEx is an integrated asset management business providing a full spectrum of investment solutions, including hedge funds, private equity investments, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and commodity hedging strategies
AKIBANK PJSC was registered in the Central Bank of the Russian Federation on November 25, 1993, license No. 2587.
The shareholders of the Bank are Network Company OJSC, Kamsky Bacon LLC, Plant of Complex Road Machines LLC, Active Technologies LLC, ASCO Insurance Group LLC, Spartak Shoe Factory LLC, and others.
The share capital of the Bank is 3,200.2 million rubles. On this indicator, AKIBANK is among the 200 largest credit organizations of Russia.
The Bank branches are open in Kazan, Almetyevsk, Moscow, Voronezh, Orenburg, Ufa, along with the operational and supplementary offices situated in Nizhnekamsk.
Moody's Investors Service Agency estimates the bank deposit rating of AKIBANK PJSC at B3/Not Prime on the international scale. Base and adjusted credit solvency rating remains at level b3. Assessment of the credit risk of the counterparty (CR) is at level B2(cr)/Not Prime(cr). The outlook for all these ratings is stable.
The auditor of AKIBANK PJSC is the company INTERCOM-AUDIT BKR LLC.
Bank Avers is a universal bank providing corporate and private customers a wide range of services, continuously improving service quality and manufacturability services. Avers Bank holds a leading position in the ratings of the Republic of Tatarstan banks: 1st place for profit , 3rd place in terms of capital and assets (as at 01/08/2016).
Expert Ra 02.10.2015 upgraded Bank Avers credit rating to А++ «Exceptionally high (the highest) credit rating». The outlook is Stable.
FitchRatings 02.03.2016 assigned a Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of BB-. The outlook is Stable.
InfoSec company was founded in 1995 and currently is the leading Russian service company, specializing in providing information security services for the automated systems of different purposes, and of every level of complexity.
The company offers its clients efficient and high quality turnkey solutions aimed at:
- meeting the requirements of state and international standards and regulations;
- business protection;
- providing competitive advantages through a secure e-commerce.
Today InfoSec has more than 250 employees, many of which have valid certificates of the largest global suppliers of security solutions.
Information about the solutions, technologies and current operations of the company is available online on www.infosec.ru
Today Oracle Corporation offers the most complete portfolio in the world of an open and integrated software and enterprise-class hardware systems that is designed and optimized for collaborative work both in the cloud and in the corporate data center. The Oracle integrated approach allows customers to accelerate the introduction of new innovative products and maximize the return on IT investments. Among Oracle customers there are more than 400,000 companies of various industries in more than 145 countries, including all of 100 world companies from the Fortune 100 List. Further information is available on the website www.oracle.com
PayU was established in Russia in 2011. The company obtained the Central Bank of the Russian Federation NBFI license in 2013. In 2015, Polina Dobriyan was appointed as CEO PayU Russia. The company takes active part in the formation and development of the Electronic Payments market in Russia and countries with developing economies. The company has been E-money Association member since 2014. It has also been a member of non-profit partnership National Payment Board since 2016.
PayU is working closely with leading Russian banks. The company's customers are exposed to the whole range of popular forms of payment, including payments with MIR National Payment System.
PayU is a member investment holding company Naspers, established in 1915. Projects in e-commerce, mass media communications, and online entertainment projects belong to the sphere of the group's interests.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise is a leading IT company, which helps customers move faster and achieve more. HPE offers the fullest scope of solutions in the industry from cloud environments and data centers to applications for workspaces, while the company's technologies and services enable customers around the world to work more efficiently, more productively and more securely. Further information about HPE (NYSE: HPE) is available on the website www.hpe.com
GENERAL MEDIA PARTNER
Media holding RBC
RBC (OAO RBC) is a leading Russian media holding among news and business media, as well as in the market for domain registration and hosting services. The company's history goes back over 20 years. RBC is represented on several platforms including Internet, TV, and print media. It develops media services for business and provides domain registration and hosting services (RU-CENTER Group companies). Statistics show that almost every second economically active Russian citizen reads or views RBC's business projects. RBC's total business audience exceeds 34 million people per month (TNS data, adjusted for overlap).
RU-CENTER Group provides services to 1 million users including major Russian companies and leading players on the Internet market.
OFFICIAL MEDIA PARTNER
PRIME is a leading economic information agency.
PRIME's newsfeeds issue 1,500 messages a day. The agency's journalists work directly with the Russian Presidential Administration, the Russian Government, the Bank of Russia, and other state bodies, as well as PR offices of leading companies in order to ensure the reliability and promptness of information.
The agency's portfolio includes over 40 information products and services for business, including:
PRIME-Banks informational newsfeed - information and news on the financial industry;
Various periodicals of the Bank of Russia - the Statistics Bulletin and Vestnik of the Bank of Russia;
BIR-Analyst - an instrument for assessing the business environment;
PRIME-Terminal - an automated system for providing services to bank clients;
PRIME-Stock Exchanges - information on stock exchanges.