Ford Bank Austria, Zweigniederlassung der FCE BANK PLC (formerly Ford Bank Austria, Zweigniederlassung der FCE Bank plc)

    Address  5020, Austria, Salzburg, Fürbergstraße 51
    P.O. Box  2
    Phone  0662/6560
    Fax  0662/6560555
Bank Identifiers 
    MFI ID  AT19965
    Bank Sort Code  19965
    Company Number  133621b
Bank Category  Branches of foreign banks
Headquarters  FCE Bank plc (United Kingdom)
Deposit Guarantee  Yes (up to 100 000 EUR per depositor)
Start Date  11 May 1995
European Presence  13 banks in 13 countries

Ford Bank Austria, Zweigniederlassung der FCE BANK PLC is located at Austria, Salzburg. It is one of 706 credit institutions operating in Austria.

Bank Identifiers

Any bank can be identified for different purposes and hence can have several different identifiers.


BIC (Business Identifier Code) is a the mostly used international identifier of financial institutions. SWIFT is the registration authority for BICs. BICs are used in financial transactions, client and counterparty data bases, compliance documents and many others.

Bank BIC Code  FCRB
Country Code  AT (Austria)
Location Code  21
Branch Code  -

A BIC consists of eight or eleven characters, comprising a financial institution code (four characters), a country code (two characters), a location code (two characters) and, optionally, a branch code (three characters).


MFI ID (Monetary Financial Institution Identifier) is a code, unique to each institution in the MFI list provided by ECB (European Central Bank). MFI ID is hence applicable to MFIs resident in the European Union.

MFI ID  AT19965

The code is alphanumerical, with the first two digits representing the two-digit ISO code for the country of residence of the MFI and the remaining number of digits (no limit has been specified) is any combination of alphanumerical characters.

Bank Sort Code

Bank Sort Code is a code that uniquely identifies a financial institution within a country. Bank sort codes are usually assigned by National Central Banks and differ from BIC codes.

Bank Sort Code  19965

In Austria the code consists of five digits.

Company Registration Number

Company Registration Number is a distinctive code issued upon registration of a new company. This code can be used to find data about the company in a national company register.

Company Registration Number  133621b

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee Schemes compensate certain deposits held by depositors of a bank that becomes unable to meet its obligations.

All credit institutions operating in Austria are obliged to participate in Austrian deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of Ford Bank Austria, Zweigniederlassung der FCE BANK PLC failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  natural persons, legal entities
Covered Accounts  all balances on interest-bearing and non-interest bearing accounts
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 EUR
Paid In Currency  EUR

Further Information: Deposit Guarantee Scheme in Austria

ECB Minimum Reserves Requirements (MRR)

Minimum reserves is the minimum amount of reserves a credit institution is required to hold with a central bank.

Subject to MRR by ECB  Yes
Exempt from MRR by ECB  No

European Presence

This bank operates in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:













United Kingdom

Related Information on Austria

Economy and Banking Sector of Austria

List of Banks in Austria

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