Founded in 1990, Alfa Banking Group offers a wide range of products and operates in all sectors of the financial market, including corporate and retail lending, deposits, payment and account services, foreign exchange operations, cash handling services, custody services, investment banking and other ancillary services to corporate and retail customers. Alfa Bank has headquarters in Moscow and is the corporate treasury of the Alfa Group. It is Russia's largest private commercial bank. They operate in 7 countries, provide financial services to over 40,000 active corporate customers and 5.3 million retail clients. Alfa Bank is particularly active in Russia and Ukraine, ranking among top 10 largest banks in terms of capital in both countries.
Alfa Banking Group is ultimately owned by 6 shareholders through ABH holdings S.A. : M. Fridman (36.47%), G. Khan (23.27%), A. Kousmichoff (18.12%), P. Aven (13.76%), the Mark foundation for cancer research (4.3%) and A. Kosogov (4.08%).