The FinTech Association was established in the end of 2016 by the Bank of Russia, Sberbank, VTB Bank, Alfa Bank, Gazprombank, Bank Otkritie, National Payment Card System and QIWI Bank. The goal of the FinTech Association (AFT) is the development and implementation of new technological solutions to ensure the development of the financial market, as well as creating conditions for the digitalization of the economy of the Russian Federation.
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.
AK BARS BANK PJSC
AK BARS Bank is a leading bank in the Republic of Tatarstan listed among TOP-20 financial institutions in Russia, successfully operating on financial market since 1993. AK BARS Bank is a full-service financial institution providing more than 100 banking services for clients and serving over 82,000 corporate customers and more than 3.4 mln. individuals.
In October 2016, AK BARS Bank launched own laboratory of new digital banking products designed to create and develop unique banking ecosystem within lifestyle task solutions of corporate and retail customers. The Bank is a member of professional organizations including Association for Development of Financial Technologies and Fintech Lab - first collaborative fintech accelerator.
More information is available at the Bank’s website https://www.akbars.ru/en/ and in the IR section at https://www.akbars.ru/en/investors/.
LANIT group of companies – LAboratory of New Information Technologies - is Russia’s leading multifunctional group of IT-companies. It was established in 1989.
LANIT is a leader in different market sectors (system integration, distribution, consulting, engineering systems, IT outsourcing, services, training). It’s the largest Russian system integrator and the leading partner of over 250 major global vendors of IT equipment and software.
The group’s staff is 9 026 employees. The total turnover in 2016 is over RUR 114.5 billion.
LANIT is a headliner of the largest Russian IT companies (according to RAEX), on the list “200 largest Russian private companies” (according to Forbes), “600 largest Russian companies by production sales volume”.
SAS is the world's largest private IT company working in the field of business intelligence. The company employs more than 14 thousand employees. SAS customers are more than 83 thousand organizations in 158 countries. According to IDC data for 2016, SAS occupies about 32% of the global market of deep analytics.
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 3,400 employees in 19 offices located in 11 countries across the region.
Today, Deloitte, CIS has offices in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Ufa, Yekaterinburg, Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, Baku, Tbilisi, Yerevan, Kyiv, Minsk, Almaty, Astana, Aktau, Atyrau, Ashgabat, Bishkek, Dushanbe, and Tashkent.
IBS is a major Russian developer of complex IT solutions founded in 1992. The Company transforms the expertise of its team and understanding of IT industry trends into new ideas to help its clients increase their competitive advantage and achieve cutting-edge results. The solutions developed by IBS support the businesses of major companies, internet-services and governmental agencies; this is how we contribute to better the lives of millions of people.
Official media agency
TASS - Russia’s government-run news agency and an integral part of the world media system – has been in the media business since 1904.
A staff of more than 1,000 and more than 60 foreign bureaus and 70 regional centers in Russia maintain a steady news flow on line round the clock.
TASS generates a diversified line of news and audio-visual products and services in Russian and English, encompassing practically all aspects of society’s life: politics, the economy, business, international relations, science, culture and sports.
The richest reference fund and a unique photo archive are capable of providing illustrations and reference information to accompany any news item within seconds.
Special media partners
Banki.ru is the largest independent financial portal of the Runet, one of the most quoted media resources of a financial industry in Russia.
Was founded in 2005.
Among shareholders — Philip and Kirill Ilyin-Adayev, Elena Ishcheeva, Russia Partners investment fund. Banki.ru is a financial supermarket, information agency, analytical center, rating services and thematic forums. The portal covers events and offers products of the bank, insurance, telecommunication and investment markets.
Key tasks of Banki.ru — to provide the most operational, reliable and detailed information about the financial market, to help clients with the choice of the most advantageous offers, to promote the companies in search of high-quality clients and to adjust communication between them. The monthly audience of Banki.ru exceeds 6 million unique users.
Special media partners
Prime is the leading business news agency in Russia and a subsidiary of Rossiya Segodnya media company. It ranks 1st among the most-cited financial news agencies in the country.*
*According to the 1Q data by Medialogia
Official media partner of fintech startup competition
Bankir.ru is one of the oldest financial web portals in Russia designed for banking specialists, analytics, and anyone interested in the development of the Russian financial market. The website was founded in 1999, and today it attracts around 1 million unique visitors per month. Bankir.ru is among the top 10 most cited media in the financial field. In 2005 the web portal joined Banki.ru Holding. Today Bankir.ru is the leading information resource in the field of financial technologies. It also offers its visitors a message board of the Russian banking community, a detailed guide to all of the Russian financial institutions, their goods and services, and a banking HR network.
PLUS Journal is the most reputable and specialized edition for professionals of banking and payment industry, popular in Russia and other CIS countries. The edition is related to financial services of population, banking retail and payment industry.At the same time, PLUS is the earliest and the only media in this field having almost a 25-year history.
А business magazine "Bank Reviewer" has been published monthly since 1996.
A print version includes two enclosures: Best Practice (banking cases) and "BANKnadzor" (cases in bank supervision practices).
Media-project "Bank Reviewer" also includes a program of finanсial conferences (since 2015) and a finanсial award "Finsfera" (since 2012).
Based in Russia and founded in 1994, “Banking Technologies” magazine has a 20-years experience in providing a consistent coverage of technology and financial systems for the banking industry.
Since in today’s highly competitive market, it is essential for financial institutions to maintain a competitive edge, our content has evolved together with the market to mobile banking and finance, distant banking, contactless payments, issues around Russian National Payment System, etc.
For our readers - IT professionals in financial institutions - our magazine provides unrivalled opportunities in supporting business decision-making via access to industrial information on trends, best practices, solutions coverage and analytical surveys with data visualization via infographics.
For our sponsors – our magazine provides opportunities to promote your company to an audience of senior decision-makers and IT-professionals in financial institutions.
We deliver 12 issues a year, with the total circulation of 6 thousand copies, and supplements dedicated to events.
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BIS Journal — Information Security for Banks is the first and only Russian trade periodical that specializes in various aspects of informational security of banks and credit and financial organizations.
The magazine is published with the support of such government industry regulators as Bank of Russia, the Federal Security Service of Russia, Federal Service for Technical and Export Control, and Federal Supervision Agency for Information Technology and Communications.
It provides exhaustive up-to-date information about all topical issues of the industry, looks at protection mechanisms and various tools of information attacks, informs about changes in relevant laws, regulations, and standards, discusses current regulation requirements and new tendencies in the integrator markets, and covers many other interesting aspects of the field.
You can take a look at the electronic version of the journal at http://www.ib-bank.ru/bis.