|Date joined:||9 July, 2021|
|Initiatives:||Principles for Responsible Banking|
Akbank’s core business is banking activities, which consists of corporate and investment banking, commercial banking, SME banking, consumer banking, payment systems, treasury transactions and private banking, and international banking services. In addition to conventional banking activities, the Bank also conducts insurance agency operations through its branches, on behalf of Ak Insurance and AvivaSA Pensions and Life Insurance.
Akbank has been supporting Turkey’s growth and development for over 70 years. The bank was founded to support the financial needs of local cotton producers in Adana with the mission to support the needs of its communities. This sense of responsibility has been a core motivation in the way of doing business throughout the years.
With its dedication to innovation and technology, Akbank continues to provide unrivalled financial solutions to its customers leveraging its robust capital, diversified funding base, strong liquidity, ability to raise foreign financing on favourable terms and superior asset quality together with its subsidiaries Ak Asset Management, Ak Investment, Akbank AG, Ak Lease and AkÖde. With the vision of being the leading bank in carrying Turkey to the future, Akbank pioneers change in the Turkish banking industry, continuously investing in its people and technology. Its strong presence in the country and extensive network enable the group to reach all segments of the population and act as a vital pillar of the economy.