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Argenta – A banking and insurance group operating in Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg. Today it is the fifth largest banking institution in Belgium. The company was established in 1956 and is headquartered in Antwerp.
AXA Bank Europe (formerly known as AXA Bank Belgium) is AXA Group’s banking arm that provides retail banking solutions to individuals and small companies in Europe. The company provides its services through a network of 950 independent bank agents in Belgium, Germany, France the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Switzerland. AXA Bank Europe is located in Brussels.
Banca Monte Paschi Belgio – The only bank of Italian origin operating under Belgian law in Belgium. It is part of the Monte dei Paschi di Siena group which was established in 1472.
Banque CPH – A cooperative bank with head office in Tournai. It was established in 1930 and employs over 130 people.
Bank J. Van Breda & C – A specialized advisory bank focusing on entrepreneurs and liberal professionals. The client assets amounted to EUR 10 billion at the end of 2014.
Belfius Bank (formerly Dexia Bank Belgium) – The third largest retail bank in Belgium by assets with over 3.3 million personal customers. It is a wholly owned by the Belgian federal state. As of June 30, 2015, Belfius Bank had total assets of EUR 179.576 billion and total deposits of EUR 60.8 billion.
BPost bank is an independent Belgian bank established in 1995 under the name Bank van De Post / Banque de La Poste. Currently, it has over EUR 10 billion in assets under management and serves more than 1.1 million customers. The Bank is held on a 50-50 basis by BNP Paribas Fortis and bpost.
BNP Paribas Fortis – One of the largest banks in Belgium. It is number one in deposits and number two in consumer lending in Belgium. As of June 30, 2015, it had total assets of EUR 280.242 billion, customer deposits of EUR 171 billion and customer loans of EUR 167 billion.
Crelan (formerly Landbouwkrediet/Credit Agricole) – A Belgian cooperative bank specialised in the financing of the agricultural sector. The Bank also offers deposit products, car loans, home loans, investments and over services. Crelan serves over 1.2 million customers and controls Europabank, Crelan Insurance and Keytrade Bank.
Delen Private Bank is part of the Ackermans & van Haaren Group, an investment company. Delen manages assets, primarily belonging to private individuals.
Europabank – A Belgian bank, founded in 1965 by the American holding company "International Bank of Washington." In 2004, it was acquired by Credit Agricole. Europabank is located in Gent.
ING Belgium (formerly Banque Bruxelles Lambert) – The fourth-largest commercial bank in Belgium. It offers banking, insurance, and asset management services. The company operates through two banking networks: ING Belgium, a universal bank, and Record Bank, a retail bank which is a subsidiary of ING Belgium.
Keytrade Bank – The leader in online trading in Belgium. It offers all banking and trading services online. Keytrade Bank operates as a subsidiary of the Crelan Group (formerly Crédit Agricole).
KBC Bank – A Belgian universal bank, focusing on private clients and small and medium-sized enterprises. It concentrates on its home markets of Belgium and certain countries in Central and Eastern Europe: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Poland and Bulgaria. As of December 31, 2015, KBC Group had total assets of EUR 252.4 billion and assets under management of EUR 208 billion. KBC's market capitalization is EUR 18 billion (June 30, 2016).
National Bank of Belgium (NBB) – The central bank of Belgium established on 5 May 1850. It is a member of the European System of Central Banks. 50% of the NBB stock is freely traded on Euronext Brussels, the other 50% of the shares are owned by the Belgian government.
Rabobank Belgium (Antwerp Branch) provides corporate banking and leasing services. It offers leverage finance, debt structuring, derivatives, syndication, securitization, structured trade & commodity finance and structured finance. Through the internet bank, it also offers financial services to the Belgian retail market including saving accounts, term deposits and investment fund.
Unico Banking Group – A partnership of 8 banks that have a cooperative background. The Group includes Banco Cooperativo Español, Crédit Agricole S.A., DZ BANK, ICCREA Holding, OP Financial Group, Rabobank, Raiffeisen Bank International and Raiffeisen Schweiz. Unico is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium.
Van Lanschot Bankiers België provides private banking, asset management and merchant banking. It operates as a subsidiary of F. Van Lanschot Bankiers N.V.
VDK Spaarbank N.V. was established in 1926 and is headquartered in Gent. The company provides commercial banking services.