Russians began to spend more, said Gref

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Maslowprice in Photobacterium, Chairman of the Board of Sberbank of Russia German Gref said at the forum of innovative financial technologies FINOPOLIS 2018 in SochiRussians began to spend more, said Gref© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Maslowprice the image Bank

President and Chairman of the Board of Sberbank German Gref reported on the growth of wages and incomes.

«Savings behavior — people have more to save than to spend — last year has changed. This year people began to take more of consumer loans began to spend», — the banker said in an interview with TV channel «Russia».

Gref suggested that the Russians «became more confidence this year than in the past.»

In November, the growth of real incomes of the population, said the head of the Bank of Russia Elvira Nabiullina. According to her, the monetary policy of the regulator in terms of inflation targeting allows «to maintain real incomes, not nominal».

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