MILESTONES

Years Events
2017
  • Takasbank is designated as a R&D Center.
  • Takasbank begins providing CCP services to Borsa Istanbul Equity Market.
  • Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey designated Takasbank to execute Real Estate Title Deed Transfer Transactions.
  • Takasbank begins providing settlement, collateral and risk management services to the Borsa Istanbul Futures and Options Market on the BISTECH system.
  • Borsa Istanbul Precious Metal and Diamond Markets cash settlement and collateral management services begin directly without a correspondent.
2016
  • Takasbank moved to its new premises at Borsa Istanbul campus, Sarıyer İstinye
  • Takasbank was recognized as a qualified CCP (QCCP) by the Capital Markets Board.
  • Taksbank begins to provide CCP services at Borsa Istanbul Money Market
  • Takasbank applied to ESMA (European Securities and markets Authority) to be recognized as third-country CCP.
  • Services begin to enable investors Borsa Istanbul Futures and Options Market investors to monitor collaterals, positions and investor information via our web site.
2015
  • Migration to NASDAQ Projesi Phare 1 is executed subsequent to the completion of equity market infrastructure application and development practices.
  • Takasbank begins providing "Real-Estate Title Deed Transfer" services for secure real estate transactions
  • Fund Information Platform goes live.
  • Leasing, factoring, financing firms as well as insurance and private pension companies begin to execute transactions at Takasbank Money Market via internet.
  • TEFAS begins to execute transctions with its new implementation principles.
2014
  • Takasbank begins providing CCP  services at Borsa Istanbul Futures and Options Market.
  • Takasbank is granted ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management System (BCMS) Certificate.
  • Takasbank is granted ISO 27001 Information Security Management System (ISMS) Certificate.
  • Takasbank begins providing Portfolio Custody Services.
2013
  • Takasbank title is changed as “İstanbul Takas ve Saklama Bankası A.Ş.”
  • Takasbank is designated as the Central Clearing House of Turkey in accordance with the Capital Markets Law No. 6362.
  • Takasbank begins to provide CCP services AT Takasbank Securies Lending Market.
  • Takasbank becomes an authorized Local Operating Unit (LOC) for allocation of Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) Codes by the Regulatory Oversight Committee (ROC) under the sponsorship of CMB.
  • Takasbank begins to provide cash settlement and collateral transactions services for Istanbul Gold Exchange transactions.
  • Takasbank begins providing clearing, settlement and custody services to the cotton electronic commodity certificates (ECC).
2012
  • Takasbank logo and corporate identity is revised to best reflect trust being the main value of Takasbank as well as future tarkets.
  • Takasbank was designated as settlement bank by Istanbul Gold Exchange within the framework of providing services via a single common electronic clearing platform under the project of integration of all exchanges under a single roof.
  • Clearing, settlement, risk and collateral management services started to be provided to Borsa Istanbul Futures and Options Market after its launch.
2011
  • Capital Markets Board of Turkey (CMB) authorizes Takasbank as the Leveraged Transactions (FOREX) Data Trade Repository Agency.
  • Turkey Electronic Fund Distribution Platform (TEFAS) established by Takasbank and CRA commences operations.
  • Takasbank begins providing cash settlement and collateral management services as Central Settlememnt Bank in the Electricity Market
2008
  • Takasbank becomes a member of the International Institute of Finance (IIF).
  • Takasbank becomes a member of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Member States’ Stock Exchanges Forum.
2006
  • Clearing and settlement services begin for corporate bond transactions.
  • Takasbank becomes a member of the European Central Securities Depositories Association (ECSDA).
2005
  • Takasbank Money Market enters into service.
  • Takasbank becomes a member of Federation of European and Asian Stock Exchanges(FEAS)
  • VOB Inc. is activated and derivative clearing and collateral management services started to be provided via Takasbank.
2003
  • Takasbank begins providing custody services to the Private Pension System (PPS).
2001
  • Central Registry Agency (CRA) is established under the leadership of Borsa Istanbul and Takasbank.
1997
  • Takasbank Electronic Transfer System (TETS) is deployed.
  • Securities account opened with Euroclear and clearing & settlement of Eurobonds begin
1996
  • IMKB Takas ve Saklama Bankası A.Ş. is established by obtaining an investment banking license.
  •  Takasbank's cash loans service is launched.
  •  Takasbank Money Market is launched.
1995
  • The Capital Markets Board of Turkey (CMB) authorizes Takasbank as the National Numbering Agency.
  •  Takasbank becomes a member of the Association of National Numbering Agencies (ANNA)
  • Takasbank becomes a member of the International Securities Services Association (ISSA).
1992
  • İMKB Takas ve Saklama Inc.is established