Halyk Bank is one of Kazakhstan's leading financial services groups and a leading retail bank with the largest customer base and distribution network among banks in Kazakhstan. The Bank is developing as a universal financial group offering a broad range of services (banking, insurance, leasing, brokerage and asset management) to its retail, small and medium enterprises and corporate customers.
Established in 1923, Halyk Bank is able to provide best services to its customers through the largest branch network consisting of 544 outlets across the country, with 2,034 ATMs and 11,172 POS terminals as at 31 December 2013 and its subsidiary-banks in Russia, Kyrgyzstan and Georgia. Halyk Bank acts as a non-exclusive paying and collection agent for the Government for pension and other social security payments.
As at 31 December 2013 Halyk Bank’s total assets amounted to KZT 2,506.4 billion, total equity – KZT 392.2 billion, total gross loan portfolio – KZT 1,803.5 billion, total deposits – KZT 1,766.6 billion (under IAS).
Ms. Umut Shayakhmetova, chairperson of the management board of JSC Halyk bank has been elected as a chairperson of the UnionPay International’s far Eastern Europe & Central Asia regional member council