History

1994

Foundation of the VIP-department of the Depositary Company “NIKoil” – the first financial structure to focus on high-net-worth individuals.

1995

Foundation of a special branch of the Investment Company “NIKoil” - Nikoil Private Bank

2003

Nikoil Private Bank, the only private bank in Russia, became a member of the International Private Banking Council

2004

Formation of Lifestyle department providing an access to a wide range of non-financial products and services in real estate, art, education and travel

2005

Nikoil Private Bank’s brand was changed to URALSIB | Bank 121 as a result of the incorporation of the Financial Corporation “NIKoil” and the Banking Group “URALSIB” under the new brand of Financial Corporation “URALSIB”

Formation of the Multiple Family Office – an integrated centre of family wealth management

Membership of the international Family Office Exchange community

2006

Euromoney magazine named URALSIB | Bank 121 the Leading Bank in Private Banking in Russia. The title was retained in 2007 and 2008

2008

Opening of 9 special offices of URALSIB | Bank 121 in Saint-Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Krasnodar, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Surgut, Tyumen, Ufa and Chelyabinsk

2011

Olga Degtyaryova, Chief Executive Officer of URALSIB | Bank 121, became First Lady of the year in private banking & wealth management by winning the prestigious Spear’s magazine award in that category.

2013

Creation of the new brand – URALSIB | Private Bank – based on the experience and expertise of the Private
Bank URALSIB | Bank 121.

In 2013 URALSIB | Private Bank was named "The Best Russian Private Bank of the Year" by SPEAR`S RUSSIA* AWARDS.

*SPEAR’S Russia is the Russian version of the most trustworthy and influential European (London, UK) magazine for the world’s richest audience.