Sberbank Direct, a branch of Sberbank Europe AG, entered the German market in August 2014. Sberbank Direct is a pure online bank and offers savings products exclusively to private individuals. Characterized by competitive rates and a secure and user-friendly online interface, Sberbank Direct represents a new and alternative solution for customers in Germany. In addition to the attractive call money offer, Sberbank Direct guarantees one of the most advanced online-banking applications and meets the highest safety standards in the German market. The certified banking platform enables instant 24-hour access, easy account opening and maximum security in online banking. The customer support is flexible and easily available by phone or e-mail. As branch of Vienna-based Sberbank Europe AG, Sberbank Direct belongs to the Austrian deposit guarantee scheme.