International Operations

Ak Bars Bank keeps abreast with international banking practices and products, and offers its clients a wide range of services, which meet their needs in full, especially those involved in international activity. The solid international standing of Ak Bars Bank is proved by the credit lines amounting to USD 157 m extended by foreign financial institutions.

Being a member of The Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication Community S.W.I.F.T. since 1997, the Bank guarantees immediate transfer of funds to any bank around the world. Our membership of S.W.I.F.T. also allows us to actively exchange business information with our counterparties.

Ak Bars Bank maintains accounts with leading credit institutions worldwide, and offers its clients all forms of transactions accepted in international banking practice: payments (in hard currencies, in roubles, and in a number of national currencies of the CIS), and letters of credit and collection. The Bank actively cooperates with Export Credit Agencies in various programmes concerned with export finance.