National Bank of Kazakhstan
The Republic of Kazakhstan has a two-tier banking system. The National Bank is the central bank of Kazakhstan and presents the upper (first) tier of the banking system of Kazakhstan. All other banks present lower(second) tier of the banking system, excluding the Kazakhstan Development Bank, that has peculiar legal status.
The National Bank of Kazakhstan represents, within the limits of its authority, the interests of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the relations with the central banks, banks of other countries, international banks and finance and credit organizations.