Kreissparkasse Köln

Business Focus

retail banking

Kreissparkasse Köln is a member of Sparkassen Finanzgruppe and is the 3rd largest savings bank in Germany out of 379.

Core business of Kreissparkasse Köln is providing high-quality retail banking products and services to local residents: private customers, small- and medium-sized enterprises and public-sector institutions.

Traditionally for savings banks Kreissparkasse Köln is essentially focused on broad participation in developing citizens' prosperity and on increasing local economic strength rather than on maximising profits. This business focus help Kreissparkasse Köln to avoid excessive risks which is reflected in high credit ratings of Kreissparkasse Köln.

Services

retail banking

Clients

natural persons
small- and medium-sized enterprises
public-sector organizations

Area Served

local community

Products

current accounts
debit cards
credit cards
savings accounts
time deposit accounts
pension plans
consumer loans
car loans
mortgage loans

International Transfers

SWIFT Transfers
SEPA Credit Transfers
SEPA Instant Transfers
SEPA Direct Debits

See Also

Account Opening

Becoming a client of Kreissparkasse Köln can be done in a few steps:

1.
Book an appointment
2.
Visit bank branch

Due to regulatory requirements Kreissparkasse Köln performs KYC/AML checks when establishing business relationships with a new client. While onboarding a private individual Kreissparkasse Köln will ask him/her to provide the following documents: passport; proof of address. For corporate clients Kreissparkasse Köln will ask to provide corporate documentation as well as information about controlling persons. Kreissparkasse Köln may request additional documentation or information depending on the case. Kreissparkasse Köln performs client's identity verification via branch visit.

Ways to Bank

Kreissparkasse Köln delivers its products and services through both direct and indirect channels, namely:
branch
online banking

Financials

Total Assets of Kreissparkasse Köln
Market Share of Kreissparkasse Köln
Total Assets (2019)
27,071.74 mln EUR  (+3.47%)
Number of Employees (2019)
4,010  (+1.03%)

In 2019 total assets of Kreissparkasse Köln were 27 071,74 mln EUR. Kreissparkasse Köln is the 3rd largest savings bank (sparkasse) in Germany (out of 379 savings banks (sparkassen)) having market share of 2.08% amongst the banks of this category. Kreissparkasse Köln had 4 010 employees in 2019.

Credit Ratings

Fitch: A+
AAA
AA+, AA, AA-
A+, A, A-
BBB+, BBB, BBB-
BB+, BB, BB-
B+, B, B-
CCC, CC, C, RD, D
Moodys: Aa2
Aaa
Aa1, Aa2, Aa3
A1, A2, A3
Baa1, Baa2, Baa3, Baa4
Ba1, Ba2, Ba3
B1, B2, B3
Caa1, Caa2, Caa3, Ca

Kreissparkasse Köln 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 Aa2 (high grade).

Deposit Guarantee

Guarantee Fund
Institutional Protection Scheme of the Savings Banks Finance Group
Protected Amount
up to 100,000 EUR
Eligible Depositors
individuals
companies
Covered Accounts
all deposit accounts

Kreissparkasse Köln 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. Kreissparkasse Köln is a member of Institutional Protection Scheme of the Savings Banks Finance Group and makes its contributions into it.

Contacts

Neumarkt 18/24, 50667, Köln, Germany
10 21 43

Kreissparkasse Köln is located in Köln.

Bank Identifiers

BIC (SWIFT)
COKSDE33XXX
LEI
529900RTSGHDD7OOSO86
MFI ID
DE00896