Banking Terminology

A handy guide to banking words in English and Turkish...

banka bank
banka cüzdanı bank book
banka faiz oranı bank rate
banka havalesi money order
banka hesabı bank account
banka hesabı açmak to open a bank account
banka kartı banker’s card
banka kasası bank vault
banka kredisi bank credit
banka memuru bank clerk / bank official
banka mevduatı deposits
banka müdürü bank manager
banka poliçesi bank draft
banka veznedarı teller
banka çeki bank cheque
banka ıskontosu bank discount
banka şubesi branch bank
bankacı banker / bank employer
bankacılık banking
bankamatik cash dispenser / ATM
bankaya yatırmak to bank
banker stockbroker / banker
döviz foreign currency
döviz hesabı currency account
döviz kuru exchange rate / rate of exchange
döviz piyasası foreign exchange market
döviz rezervi foreign exchange reserve
faiz interest
faiz almak to get interest / to charge interest
faiz getirmek to draw interest / to pay interest
faiz oranı interest rate
faize vermek to lend (money) at interest
faizli at interest
faizsiz interest-free
finans finance
finanse etmek to finance
fon fund
havale money order
havale göndermek to send a money order
hesap açmak to open an account
hesaptan düşmek to deduct
kiralama lease / leasing
kredi credit / loan
kredi kartı credit card
kredi veren creditor
mevduat deposits
mevduat hesabı deposit account
nakit cash / money
para money
para biriktirmek to save money
para bozdurmak to change money
para havalesi money order
para piyasası money market
para sıkıntısı financial pressure
para yatırmak to invest
para çekmek to draw money
vadeli hesap / vadeli mevduat deposit account, time deposit
vadeli çek post-dated check
vadesiz hesap / vadesiz mevduat current account, checking account
yatırım investment