In 1994, Citi became one of the first international banks to enter the Kazakhstan market. Today, Citi's 100 percent subsidiary Citibank Kazakhstan JSC is the leading corporate bank, the largest global investor in the financial industry and the only foreign-owned custodian in the country.
We are a bank of choice for most global investors operating in Kazakhstan and a trusted partner for the public sector and government. Citibank Kazakhstan JSC operates offices in Almaty, Astana, Atyrau, Aktau, Temirtau, and Kyzyl-Orda and is recognized by media as the most reliable and efficient bank in the country. Since 2015 Citi is a member of the Foreign Investor Council chaired by the President of Kazakhstan.
We actively utilize our global expertise to help Kazakhstan and the country's corporates raise capital at the international markets. Since the 2000s, Citi helped raise $30 billion in capital for the Kazakhstani issuers and borrowers.
Citibank Kazakhstan JSC is the only second-tier bank in Kazakhstan. High-quality assets and profitability of the business contributed to a reputation of the "reliable" and "effective" bank in the country ("Forbes Kazakhstan"). The bank has representative offices in Almaty, Astana, Aktau, Atyrau, Kyzylorda and Temirtau and serves more than 600 corporate clients.