MKK took an important step to provide central depository services that comply with global best practices and are cost efficient to investors in accordance to its vision of delivering value added products and services. MKK was authorized as a Research and Development Center by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology with regard to its role in providing a technological infrastructure that satisfies market participants’ needs. MKK aims to be unique and innovative in all its projects on technical, legal and operational aspects to support the Istanbul International Financial Center Project. MKK’s innovative products and services, that are put into service in both domestic and foreign capital markets, proved their excellence by receiving respected domestic and international awards.
In addition to operating as a "Central Securities Depository" for financial instruments, an "Electronic Registry Institution" for electronic warehouse receipts, a "Central Database Service Provider" for information society services of companies, MKK strives to expand the scope of value-added R&D projects, develop and implement technology intensive products and services, and transfer them, particularly the "Electronic General Meeting System” (e-GEM), to other countries.