KBC Bank is a Belgian universal bank focused on providing retail banking products and services to private individuals and SMEs.


Retail Banking



Total Assets (2014)
159.45 bln EUR  (+6.41%)

In 2014 total assets of KBC Bank NV were 159,45 bln EUR.

KBC Bank NV 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 A1 (upper medium grade).

KBC Bank NV participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Belgium. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 EUR per bank per depositor.

Head of Group

 KBC (Belgium)

KBC Bank NV is a member of KBC (Belgium).


Avenue du Port 2, 1080, Bruxelles, Belgium

KBC Bank NV is headquartered in Bruxelles.

Bank Identifiers


Business Summary

retail banking
current accounts
debit cards
credit cards
savings accounts
time deposit accounts
pension accounts
consumer loans
trading accounts

KBC Bank NV provides services in the area of retail banking. The range of products offered by KBC Bank NV includes current accounts, debit cards, credit cards, savings accounts, time deposit accounts, pension accounts, consumer loans, trading accounts.


Trading Accounts

Trading accounts are used to execute trade transactions involving buying and selling various financial instruments, for example, stocks, bonds, futures and options. Trading accounts can hold both cash and securities.

Trading accounts made with KBC Bank NV are covered by investor compensation scheme of Belgium up to 20 000 EUR per investor. Trading accounts offered by KBC Bank NV are shown in the table below.

Updated on 19 March 2018

Bolero BE
Sales Region
Annual Costs (EUR)
Costs per Order (EUR)
Trading Account Details
Product Name
Bolero BE
Annual Costs
0.00 EUR
Costs per Order
7.50 EUR
Traded Instruments
Stock Exchanges

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Financial Positions

Total Assets (2014)
159.45 bln EUR  (+6.41%)

In 2014 total assets of KBC Bank NV were 159.45 bln EUR. Growth compared to the previous period (2013) was 6.41%.

Credit Ratings (as of Apr 2016)

Fitch Moody's
A- (high credit quality) A1 (upper medium grade)

Credit Rating is an opinion of a credit rating agency about credit worthiness of a company or a government. KBC Bank NV is rated by Fitch and Moody's.

Credit ratings assigned to KBC Bank NV as of April 2016 are shown in details in the following sections.


Long-term issuer default rating is Fitch's view of a credit institution's relative vulnerability to default on its financial obligations, for KBC Bank NV it is set to A- (high credit quality), outlook is positive (may be raised). The rating is not on watch. Short-term issuer default rating for KBC Bank NV is set to F1 (highest short-term credit quality).

Long-Term Issuer Default Rating  A-
    Outlook  positive
    On Watch  No
Short-Term Issuer Default Rating  F1
Viability Rating  a-
Support Rating  5
Support Rating Floor  NF

Viability rating for KBC Bank NV is set to a- (high fundamental credit quality); support rating is 5 (there is a possibility of external support, but it cannot be relied upon); support rating floor is NF (no floor; no reasonable presumption of potential support being forthcoming).


Long-term rating for KBC Bank NV it is set to A1 (upper medium grade). Long-term bank deposit rating is A1 (upper medium grade). Bank financial strength rating is baa1. Short-term rating is not assigned.

Long-Term Rating  A1
Long-Term Bank Deposit Rating  A1
Bank Financial Strength Rating  baa1
Short-Term Rating  -
Outlook  stable

Outlook for the ratings of KBC Bank NV is set to stable (not likely to change).

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 100 000 EUR per depositor)

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

All credit institutions operating in Belgium are obliged to participate in Belgian deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of KBC Bank NV failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  natural persons, legal entities
Covered Accounts  time deposit, sight and savings accounts
Covered Currencies  EEA currencies
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 EUR
Paid In Currency  EUR

Further Information


BIC (Business Identifier Code, also known as SWIFT code or SWIFT BIC) 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.

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).

BIC of KBC Bank NV and its components are shown in the table below.

Bank BIC Code  KRED
Country Code  BE (Belgium)
Location Code  BB
Branch Code  -


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.

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.

MFI ID of KBC Bank NV is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  BE0462920226