Bankinter headquarters (Rafael Moneo, 1973)  


Bankinter, S.A. (formerly Banco Intercontinental Espanol) is Spain's seventh-biggest bank by market value ($6.9 billion, March 27, 2015). It was established in 1965 as a Spanish industrial bank through a joint venture by Banco de Santander and Bank of America. In 1972 Bankinter became fully independent of its founders and was listed on the Madrid stock exchange. The company provides a wide range of products and services to personal and business customers primarily in Spain. It offers current accounts, loans, credit cards, deposit and insurance products, retirement plans, mortgages, investment funds, mergers and acquisition advisory, capital markets transactions advice, structured finance, equities, online banking and other services. With over 4,180 employees (3/2015), the company operates through approximately 523 offices nationwide including 39 private banking centres, 46 corporate centres, 360 general branches and 78 business centres. The largest individual shareholder in the company was Crédit Agricole, which acquired about 20% stake in 2007. In September 2013, Crédit Agricole S.A. completed the sale of its holding in Bankinter’s share capital representing approximately 7.6% of the share capital. Following this offering, Crédit Agricole will no longer hold any Bankinter shares. Currently, Jaime Botin is the biggest shareholder of Bankinter S.A. At the end of December 2014, Bankinter had total assets of 57.333 billion euro, net income in the size of 275.9 million euro, total revenue of 1.157 billion euro and funds under management of 11.045 billion euro. In 2014 the Bank tripled the volume of new mortgage lending, to more than EUR 1.55 billion. Bankinter is the only Spanish bank forming part of Standard & Poor's select list of ‘rising stars’.

 Key Statistics

Total assets €57.333 billion (2014)
Net income €275.9 million (2014)
Revenue €1.157 billion (2014)
Total equity €3.643 billion (2014)
Employees €4,185 (2014)

 Credit Ratings (March 2015)

  Long Term Short Term Outlook
Standard & Poor's BBB- A3 Stable
Moodys Baa3 P-3 Negative

Head office address:
Paseo de la Castellana, 29
28046 Madrid
Phone: 913 397 500
Fax: 913 398 323

Bankinter Luxembourg SA
37 avenue J.F. Kennedy
1855 Luxembourg
Phone: +352 20 21 01 001