VTB Bank is a financial institution that is engaged in providing a range of banking products and services. It operates through the following segments: Corporate Banking, Retail Banking, and Investment Banking. The Corporate Banking segment provides large to medium-sized companies with service like leasing, factoring, trade and export financing, deposits, settlement, and cash services. The Retail Banking segment focuses on working with individuals and small business which offers loans, private banking, and brokerage services. The Investment Banking segment serves the investment needs of financial institutions, companies, and individuals through research and investment management. The company was founded on October 17, 1990 and is headquartered in St. Petersburg, Russia.