Akbank TAS engages in the provision of commercial and private banking services. It operates through the following segments: Retail and Private Banking, Commercial Banking and SME Banking, Corporate Banking and Treasury activities. The Retail and Private Banking segment offers a variety of retail services such as deposit accounts, consumer loans, commercial installment loans, credit cards, insurance products and asset management services. The Corporate Banking, Commercial Banking and SME Banking segments provide financial solutions and banking services to large, medium and small size corporate and commercial customers. The Treasury segment conducts TL and FC spot and forward transactions, treasury bonds, government bonds, Eurobond and private sector bond transactions and also derivative trading activities within determined limits. The company was founded on January 30, 1948 and is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.