Barclays chairman Marcus Agius resigned on Monday, saying suspected manipulation of inter-bank lending rates by staff had "dealt a devastating blow" to the reputation of the British banking giant.
Kazakhstan Deposit Guarantee Fund decreased maximum interest rates on bank deposits for individuals starting from July 1.
Furious pensioners who lost savings through investments in ruined lender Bankia booed its managers Friday, branding them thieves, at the first shareholders' meeting since the bank's huge rescue.
Some of the foreign banks are controlled by their countries and enjoy support of their parent banks with ratings higher than those of Kazakhstan banks: expert.
According to him, the Government and the National Bank should take into consideration that local banks not always enjoy the same competitive advantage as foreign ones.
The nuclear fuel bank is a political and an image-making project showing Kazakhstan's strive to creating an open nuclear security system: expert.
National Bank's chairman Gregory Marchenko told the senators his opinion of the prospect of creation of the agricultural bank in Kazakhstan.
The photograph is one of only six shots made in August 1969 by Ian Macmillan for a cover of their 12th album of The Beatles called AbbeyRoad.
Prep works are under way at the Ulba metallurgical plant [engaged in production of hi-tech uranium, beryllium and tantalum products for the needs of the nuclear power industry] to host the bank: Head of the State Agency for Nuclear Power Industry.
We are planning to become one of the key banks in Kazakhstan in the nearest 5 years: Sberbank chairman.
We could have significantly increased our investments to Kazakhstan: German Gref.
Experts checked both platforms and decided that Ulbinsk factory was the most suitable location: KazAtomProm head.
The total of transactions via VISA cards in 2011 in Kazakhstan made up $1.7 billion, 34% up against 2010.
Kazakhstan is already home to Al Hilal Islamic Bank. The Bank is a 100% subsidiary of Al Hilal Bank, UAE, and the first Islamic bank in Kazakhstan and CIS countries.
Kyrgyzstan's banking sector is the most attractive sector in the country's economy for Kazakhstan investors.
As of March 1, 2012 bank cards are issued by 21 banks and KazPost Post Service Operator.
Kazakhstan citizen Timur Davletov has applied to Prime-Minister Karim Massimov with a suggestion to make Islamic mortgage available Kazakhstan.
Senator Kuanysh Aitakhanov suggested to open an agricultural bank in Kazakhstan.
The system’s mechanism and draft law are being prepared in Kazakhstan: Education Ministry.
Every fifth Kazakhstan citizen is confident that nepotism is a key to obtaining mortgage loans in banks or another financial organizations.
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