GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG (GLS Bank) was founded in 1974 to become the world's first social-ecological bank. GLS Bank finances nutrition, renewable energies, education and culture, housing, social affairs and health as well as the sustainable economy.
GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG is the 131st largest bank in Germany in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 5 737,57 mln EUR, providing the bank with the market share of 0.08%. GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG is the 19th largest cooperative bank in Germany (out of 873 cooperative banks) having market share of 0.63% amongst the banks of this category.
GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG is rated by Fitch. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is AA- (very high credit quality).
GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Germany. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to all deposit accounts made by individuals, companies and covers up to up to 100,000 EUR per bank per depositor. GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG is a member of BVR Institutssicherung GmbH and makes its contributions into it.
GLS Gemeinschaftsbank eG is located in Bochum.