Barclays bank plc

Barclays Bank is a global universal bank, offering retail, private, corporate and investment banking products and services worldwide. Barclays bank plc operates as a branch of Barclays Bank plc (United Kingdom).

Bank Category

Branches of foreign banks

Barclays bank plc is rated by Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is A2 (upper medium grade).

Barclays bank plc participates in deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This scheme covers accounts up to 85 000 GBP per bank per depositor.


32 AVENUE GEORGE V, 75008, PARIS 08, France

Barclays bank plc is located in PARIS 08.

Bank Identifiers

Bank Sort Code

Credit Ratings (as of May 2018)

Fitch Moody's
- (not rated) A2 (upper medium grade)

Credit Rating is an opinion of a credit rating agency about credit worthiness of a company or a government. Barclays bank plc is rated by Moody's.

Credit ratings assigned to Barclays bank plc as of May 2018 are shown in details in the following sections.


Long-term rating for Barclays bank plc it is set to A2 (upper medium grade). Long-term bank deposit rating is A2 (upper medium grade). Baseline credit assessment is not set. Short-term rating is not assigned.

Long-Term Rating  A2
Long-Term Bank Deposit Rating  A2
Short-Term Rating  -
Outlook  stable

Outlook for the ratings of Barclays bank plc is set to stable (not likely to change).

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 85 000 GBP per depositor)

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

All branches of EEA-banks operating in France participate in deposit guarantee schemes of their home countries. This means that Barclays bank plc participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom.

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

Eligible Depositors  private individuals, small companies
Covered Currencies  all
Maximum Protected Amount  85 000 GBP
Paid In Currency  GBP

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 Barclays bank plc and its components are shown in the table below.

Bank BIC Code  BARC
Country Code  FR (France)
Location Code  PP
Branch Code  XXX


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 Barclays bank plc is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  FR30588

Bank Sort Code

Bank Sort Code is a code that uniquely identifies a financial institution within a country. Bank sort codes are usually assigned by National Central Banks and differ from BIC codes.

Bank Sort Code  30588

European Presence: 20 banks in 15 countries

Barclays bank plc operates under the brand name Barclays Bank. This banking brand has presence in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:

Cayman Islands


  • (this bank) Barclays bank plc (PARIS 08)




Isle of Man









United Kingdom

Defunct Banks: 4 banks in 4 countries

The following banks operating under Barclays Bank brand name has been recently closed down: