The İstanbul Financial Centre (İFC) will bring together and integrate a full modern financial services eco-system, including public and private sector banks, insurance companies, regulators, intermediary institutions, professional service companies and national and international businesses from across the industry’s sub-sectors. The İFC will deliver growth to the Turkish economy and international investors by promoting increased regional and global capital flows.

Turkish financial services institutions and companies who will be based in the İFC will become a hub further cooperation with other Turkish and international businesses and investors. Businesses and institutions already signed up to the İFC include T.R Central Bank, BRSA, CMB, Stock Exchange, Insurance, Ziraat Bank, Halkbank, Vakıfbank and İŞ REIT.

The İFC will include 1.4 million m2 of office space, 100,000 m2 shopping mall, a conference and exhibition center with the capacity to hold up to 2,100 people, a 30,000 m2 5-star hotel, a car park with a capacity of 26 thousand vehicles, all managed and with a smart city model.

The İFC will host up 50,000 employees daily, offering a state of the art working environment, as well as green space and leisure facilities that will help to support work/life balance and wellbeing for all visitors. Furthermore, as the İFC was developed during COVID-19 pandemic it has been tailor made to be able to adapt and support business partners and their employees in the case of future similar crises, all offices are equipped with openable windows and UV filtered ventilation systems to ensure that companies work in safe environments.