Established in 1857, Banco Santander is now the largest bank in Spain in terms of total assets. The bank's main business activity is retail banking which provides more than a half of the bank's income. Banco Santander, S.A. is the head bank of Santander Group (Spain).
In 2017 total assets of Banco Santander, S.A. were 492,41 bln EUR. In 2017 the bank's net income was 3 006,31 mln EUR.
Banco Santander, S.A. 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 A2 (upper medium grade).
Banco Santander, S.A. participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Spain. This scheme covers accounts up to 100,000 EUR per bank per depositor.
Banco Santander, S.A. is headquartered in Santander.