Albaraka Bank Istanbul
AlbarakaTürk Katılım Bankası A.Ş. was founded in 1984 in Istanbul, Turkey by the Bahraini Al Baraka Banking Group and commenced its commercial activities in 1985 as Albaraka Türk Özel Finans Kurumu. It is known as the first Participation Bank in Turkey. The ownership structure is composed of 66,51% by foreign investment parties, 12,91% by local parties and 20,57% is held by IPO.
In addition to Albaraka Türk offering financial services to its customers through its branches, they also act as Anadolu Sigorta and Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik agencies, selling Insurance Policies, Private Pension Plans and other services related to their domain. Recently Albaraka Türk in cooperation with Anadolu Hayat Emeklilik announced that they will offer Private Pension Plans in which the funds collected will be used in Sharia compliant non-interest Financial Instruments. This product especially aims towards the more sensitive Islamic customers.
|Key People||Fahrettin YAHŞİ (General Manager)|
|Head Office||Dr. Adnan Büyükdeniz Cad., No. 6|
34768 Ümraniye, Istanbul
|Phone||+90 216 666 01 01|
|Fax||+90 216 666 16 00|