In 2009 Belgian Fortis Bank was merged into BNP Paribas Group, forming BNP Paribas Fortis. BNP Paribas Fortis offers a broad range of financial products and services to various customer groups: individuals and families, high-net-worth individuals, entrepreneurs and companies, local authorities and social sector.
BNP Paribas Fortis is the 1st largest bank in Belgium in terms of total assets. In 2019 its total assets were 223,43 bln EUR, providing the bank with the market share of 23.28%.
BNP Paribas Fortis is rated by Fitch, Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is A+ (high credit quality). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Aa3 (high grade).
BNP Paribas Fortis participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Belgium. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to current accounts, deposit accounts made by natural persons (Belgian and foreign), legal entities (Belgian and foreign) and covers up to up to 100,000 EUR per bank per depositor. BNP Paribas Fortis is a member of Guarantee Fund for Financial Services (GFFS) and makes its contributions into it.
BNP Paribas Fortis is headquartered in Bruxelles.