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Mail the Bank began to place their offices in the stores network “Pyaterochka” in different cities of Russia, says RBC.
Since the beginning of 2019 earned a six-month pilot project in which the mini-branches will be opened more than 50 stores. At the moment there are three offices — in St.-Petersburg and Kaluga. It is expected that will be added to the Orenburg, Penza, Samara and Chelyabinsk.
After the pilot project a decision will be made about his fate: if the experiment is successful, the new Bank branches will continue to open in other stores and cities.
Shareholders of Mail, Bank VTB and “Mail of Russia”, which owns the credit institution on a parity basis — expect to attract more customers due to the good location of stores “Pyaterochka”. Preliminary plan — 500 thousand new customers per year.
Last year Russia became available service for cash withdrawals at cash counters of supermarkets. While use it can only be visitors of “Beans” — a subsidiary of Metro Cash&Carry, with cards of the Bank “Russian standard”. For removing the required amount they need to make a purchase.
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