Cambridge Building Society

Business Focus
housing financing

Founded in 1945, Cambridge Building Society provides a wide range of mortgage and savings products at competitive rates to its customers (residents of the United Kingdom only). Savings accounts made with Cambridge Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.

Bank Category

Building societies


retail banking


natural persons

Area Served

GBUnited Kingdom


savings accounts
mortgage loans


Total Assets of Cambridge Building Society
Market Share of Cambridge Building Society
Total Assets (2018)
1,230.77 mln GBP  (+10.96%)
Total Members (2018)
122,824  (-0.02%)

Cambridge Building Society is the 90th largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 1 230,77 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.01%. Cambridge Building Society is the 13th largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 0.31% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2018 there were 122 824 members in Cambridge Building Society.

Deposit Guarantee

Protected Amount
up to 85,000 GBP
Guarantee Fund
Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)
Covered Depositors
private individuals
Covered Accounts
current accounts
savings accounts
time deposit accounts

Cambridge Building Society participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to current accounts, savings accounts, time deposit accounts made by private individuals, companies and covers up to up to 85,000 GBP per bank per depositor. Cambridge Building Society is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.


PO Box 232, 51 Newmarket Road, CB5 8FF, Cambridge, United Kingdom
44 08456013344
44 01223727700

Cambridge Building Society is headquartered in Cambridge.

Bank Identifiers

Company Number

Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Financial Conduct Authority
Reference Number

Cambridge Building Society is authorized and supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 157223).

Bank History

Start Date
January 1945

Banking Products in the United Kingdom

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