Aktif Bank is the largest privately owned investment bank of Turkey. The Bank operates in retail banking, investment banking and regional banking areas. Aktif Bank’s innovative and entrepreneurial business model has been granted 54 international awards in the last 3 years along with successful financial results. The Bank has been awarded as the World’s Most Innovative Bank in the area of distribution channels. Aktif Bank pioneered various innovations in investment banking era such as first bank bond, first asset backed security and first project financing sukuk of Turkey. The Bank named its unique business model as the “New Generation Banking”. In 2013, JCR-Eurasia rating has raised Aktif Bank’s Long Term National Scale note two notches from “A+ (Trk)” to “AA (Trk)” that puts Aktif Bank on a high investment grade category.