Core business of Sparkasse KölnBonn 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 Sparkasse KölnBonn 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 Sparkasse KölnBonn to avoid excessive risks which is reflected in high credit ratings of Sparkasse KölnBonn.
Becoming a client of Sparkasse KölnBonn can be done in a few steps:
Due to regulatory requirements Sparkasse KölnBonn performs KYC/AML checks when establishing business relationships with a new client. While onboarding a private individual Sparkasse KölnBonn will ask him/her to provide the following documents: passport; proof of address. For corporate clients Sparkasse KölnBonn will ask to provide corporate documentation as well as information about controlling persons. Sparkasse KölnBonn may request additional documentation or information depending on the case. Sparkasse KölnBonn performs client's identity verification via branch visit.
In 2019 total assets of Sparkasse KölnBonn were 27 304,14 mln EUR. Sparkasse KölnBonn is the 2nd largest savings bank (sparkasse) in Germany (out of 379 savings banks (sparkassen)) having market share of 2.10% amongst the banks of this category. Sparkasse KölnBonn had 3 787 employees in 2019.
Sparkasse KölnBonn 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).
Sparkasse KölnBonn 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. Sparkasse KölnBonn is a member of Institutional Protection Scheme of the Savings Banks Finance Group and makes its contributions into it.
Sparkasse KölnBonn is located in Köln.