Allahabad Bank (), which began operations in 1865, now has its head-quarters in Kolkata. Currently the bank has 2402 branches across the country. The Chairman and Managing Director of the bank is Shri J P Dua. The bank has a branch in Hong Kong and a representative office in Shenzen.
24 April 1865: A group of Europeans at Allahabad founded Allahabad Bank. Allahabad Bank is therefore now the oldest joint stock bank in India.