The history of Tinkoff Bank

2017
April
Tinkoff Bank to launch a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO)
2016
December
Roll out of a face recognition platform - VisionLabs LUNA
October
Launch of Tinkoff Investments
September
Tinkoff relocates to its own new office in Vodniy Business Center
April
Launch of financial market place Tinkoff.ru
2015
July
Launch of MoneyTalk mobile messenger with instant money transfer functionality
June
Acquisition of part of Svyaznoy Bank's credit card portfolio
May
Launch of Mortgage platform
2014
April
Tinkoff Online Insurance launches online sales
2013
August
Acquisition of Moskva Insurance Company
July
The number of TCS Bank's smart couriers and sales agents reached almost 1,000
3.5 million credit cards issued
Tinkoff All Airlines loyalty programme launched
2012
Minority stakes sold to Baring Vostok and Horizon
Launch of online POS loan programme
The number of TCS Bank's smart couriers reached 500
2011
Launch of mobile banking
Launch of the mobile and telesales sub-channels of TCS Bank online customer acquisition platform
The online channel became the largest customer acquisition channel for TCS Bank
2010
Launch of online acquisition channel for credit cards
Launch of "smart courier" service
Expansion of the retail deposit programme to all other regions in Russia
2009
Launch of the retail deposit programme in four regions of Russia and a debit card product
2008
Minority stake sold to Vostok Nafta
Launch of online banking
2007
Minority stake sold to Goldman Sachs
First credit card issued
Launch of TCS Bank's credit card lending programme using direct mail as the primary customer acquisition channel
2006