On February 8, 2010 ZAO Raiffeisenbank’s Povolzhskiy Branch opened its new operational office «Molodezhniy Boulevard of the City of Tolyatti», which is situated in the Zentralniy District of Tolyatti at: 6 Molodezhniy Boulevard. The office is nearby the Svobody Square, a seat of the Tolyatti Mayor’s City Hall.
«Opening an up-to-date operational office is another step in the implementation of our network development plan in Tolyatti», comments Aleksandr Gritzai, Director of the Volga Regional Centre, Director of Povolzhskiy Branch of ZAO Raiffeisenbank. «Samarskaya Region is a territory with a developed economy, high educational and cultural level. The main objective of Raiffeisenbank in Samarskaya Region and, particularly, in Tolyatti, is to offer comprehensive, convenient and high-quality service in line with the standards of our parent company Raiffeisen International.»
The operational office «Molodezhniy Boulevard of the City of Tolyatti» offers a full range of services for individuals, including a wide range of loan products, deposits and current accounts, all types of bank cards (both credit and debit cards). From now on, customers of the bank will be able to access high-tech products, including the Raiffeisen CONNECT Internet-banking system, connect to the auxiliary Raiffeisen MOBILE sms-alert service when they obtain a bank card, and receive consultations on any products of their interest.
Services and consultations of Raiffeisenbank subsidiaries: Raiffeisen Capital Asset Management Company and Non-State Pension Fund Raiffeisen, will be available for the customers as well.
The office will have uniform business hours of all Raiffeisenbank institutions: 9:00 a.m. — 6.00 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. on Saturday; it is equipped with two ATMs accessible on round-the clock basis, including one cash-in ATM.
Vladimir Rodin is appointed the head of the operational cash office «Molodezhniy Boulevard of the City of Tolyatti». This office has joined the Volga Regional Centre of ZAO Raiffeisenbank, which comprises branches and offices in the cities of Nizhny Novgorod, Kirov, Saransk, Samara, Ulyanovsk, Saratov, Kazan, Perm, Izhevsk, and Ufa.
ZAO Raiffeisenbank is a subsidiary of Raiffeisen International Bank-Holding AG. Raiffeisenbank is ranking 9th in terms of assets among the Russian banks based on 2009 results (Interfax-CEA). According to Interfax-CEA, ZAO Raiffeisenbank ranked 5th in Russia in terms of private deposits and 8th in consumer lending in Russia based on 2009 results.
Raiffeisen International operates one of the largest banking networks in CEE, covering 17 markets across the region through subsidiary banks, leasing companies and a range of other financial service providers. The group’s nearly 59,000 employees service around 15 million customers via more than 3,100 business outlets. Raiffeisen International is a fully-consolidated subsidiary of Raiffeisen Zentralbank Osterreich AG (RZB), which owns about 70 per cent of the common stock. The remainder is in free float, with the shares listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange. RZB is a leading corporate and investment bank in Austria and the central institution of the Austrian Raiffeisen Banking Group, the country’s largest banking group.