DenizBank was founded in 1938 as a state-owned bank in order to provide funding for the developing Turkish maritime sector. In October 2006 DenizBank was acquired by Dexia, a Belgian financial group. Since 8 September 2012 DenizBank operates under the umbrella of Sberbank (Russia). DenizBank provides a range of products and services in retail and corporate banking for local and international clients.
DENİZBANK A.Ş. is the 10th largest bank in Turkey in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 137,66 bln TRL, providing the bank with the market share of 3.76%. In 2018 the bank's net income was 2 182,52 mln TRL.
DENİZBANK A.Ş. is rated by Fitch, Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is BB+ (speculative). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Ba3 (non-investment grade speculative).
DENİZBANK A.Ş. participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Turkey. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to private current accounts, participation accounts, precious metals accounts made by natural persons (Turkish and foreign) and covers up to up to 100,000 TRL per bank per depositor. DENİZBANK A.Ş. is a member of Savings Deposit Insurance Fund (SDIF) and makes its contributions into it.