NongHyup Bank



March 2, 2012
Son, Byung Hwan
Largest shareholder
NongHyup Financial Group (100%)
120, Tongil-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04517 Korea


Son, Byung Hwan

NH Bank is a genuine national capital bank established with 100% domestic capital,
which is moving forward vigorously to become a world-class bank.
Especially, we do our best to enhance welfare of rural villages and to contribute to
the development of regional and national economy based on our branch network
distributed everywhere in Korea including cities, rural villages and islands.

Executives and employees of NH Bank will set the happiness of our customers as our
primary goal, serve you and put our heart and soul into making your happy future.

Key Milestones

1961. 08
The National Agricultural Cooperative Federation established through the merger of Agricultural Bank and Agricultural Cooperative
1969. 07
Entered the foreign exchange business
1972. 03
Began to offer credit guarantees to those engaged in agriculture, forestry and fishing
1984. 06
Entered the credit card business
1990. 02
Entered the money trust business
1990. 02
Deployed Korea’s largest online IT network
2000. 07
The NACF launched by merging the National Ginseng Cooperative Federation and the National Livestock Cooperatives Federation
2009. 11
Launched a private label credit card called the NH Cheum Card
2010. 04
Commenced NH Smart Banking
2010. 10
Opened a branch office in New York
2012. 03
NongHyup Bank launched
2012. 09
Entered in Sejong Central Government Complex
2012. 12
Commended by president for financial support for small and medium enterprises
2013. 03
Hanoi office opened
2013. 05
First domestic bank developed the Credit VaR measuring system
2013. 08
New York branch opened
2013. 09
Selected as a United Lottery Business Trust Bank
2013. 09
Beijing office opened
2013. 10
"Asian Banker" selected NongHyup Bank as the Best Credit Risk Management Bank
2013. 12
Selected as main bank of secretariat of the GCF
2014. 10
Reached the 150 trillion won mark in loans and withholdings
2015. 01
Opening of the Nonghyup Financial PLUS Center at the Gwanghwamun Branch (Korea's first branch-in-branch office of bank and securities firms)
2015. 04
2015 Nonghyup Bank's NH Smart Banking service wins first prize in the financial category at the Mobile Awards Korea 2015 by Digital Chosunilbo Daily
2015. 06
NH Smart Banking service wins the grand prize in the banking category at the 2015 Consumers' Choice Awards by Digital Chosunilbo Daily
2015. 10
Winner of the STP (Straight Through Processing) Excellence Award by Standard Chartered for the second consecutive year
2015. 12
Opening of the NH Smart Financial Center and launch of the FinTech Open Platform service (first in Korea)
2016. 12
Hanoi branch in Vietnam opened
Established Nonghyup Finance Myanmar CO., Ltd.
Selected as the best institution for bank fraud eradication (Financial Supervisory service)
2017. 02
Selected as Financial Instruments of Excellence in Financial Education of 1
Company in 2016 (Financial Supervisory Service)
2017. 05
Selected as the Best Call Center for 7 years in a row (Korea Association Consulting)
2017. 10
Launched ‘Cloud Branch’ to manage funds with the cloud (first in the financial world)
Executed new subscription service for foreign currency deposits with tablet PCs (first time in the financial world)
2018. 01
2018 KCAB Korea Consumer Evaluation Best Brand Award
2018. 05
Established a dedicated anti-money laundering center
2018. 07
Selected as No. 1 social contribution in the banking sector for 7 years in a row
2018. 09
Opened NongHyup Finance in Cambodia
2018. 11
Hochiminh office opened
2019. 04
Launched P2P Financial Certificate Blockchain Service (first in the banking sector)
Launched NH Digital Innovation Campus
2019. 11
Be awarded 2019 Korea Social Contribution Awards