Ecology Building Society

Founded in 1980, Ecology 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 Ecology Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.

Bank Category

Building societies

Services

Retail Banking

Financials

Total Assets (2017)
173.06 mln GBP  (+18.59%)
Total Members (2017)
9 643  (+2.23%)

Ecology Building Society is the 173rd largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 173,06 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.00%. Ecology Building Society is the 42nd largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 0.05% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2017 there were 9 643 members in Ecology Building Society.

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

Contacts

18 Station Road, Cross Hills, Keighley, BD20 7EH, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
44 01535650770
44 01535650780

Ecology Building Society is located in West Yorkshire.

Bank Identifiers

MFI ID
GB1095
Company Number
733B
Start Date
December 1980

Business Summary

Business Focus
providing competitive savings and mortgage products to its members
Services
retail banking
Products
savings accounts
mortgage loans
insurance
Eligible Clients
UK residents only

Ecology Building Society is focused on providing competitive savings and mortgage products to its members. Ecology Building Society provides services in the area of retail banking. The range of products offered by Ecology Building Society includes savings accounts, mortgage loans, insurance. Ecology Building Society makes its solutions available to UK residents only.

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2017)
173.06 mln GBP  (+18.59%)
Shares (2017)
153.70 mln GBP  (+20.61%)

In 2017 total assets of Ecology Building Society were 173.06 mln GBP. Growth compared to the previous period (2016) was 18.59%. The evolution of the total assets of Ecology Building Society is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Ecology Building Society.

Chart 1. Total Assets of Ecology Building Society.

Recent changes in total assets of Ecology Building Society and its main components are shown in Table 1.

2016 2017 % change
Mortgages 113.5 118.0 +3.94%
Total Assets 145.9 173.1 +18.59%
Table 1. Recent changes in total assets of Ecology Building Society (mln GBP).

Recent changes in total liabilities of Ecology Building Society and its main components are shown in Table 2.

2016 2017 % change
Shares 127.4 153.7 +20.61%
Borrowings 8.8 9.4 +6.39%
Total Liabilities 145.9 173.1 +18.59%
Table 2. Recent changes in total liabilities of Ecology Building Society (mln GBP).

Membership Structure

Total Members (2017)
9 643  (+2.23%)

In 2017 there were 9 643 total members of Ecology Building Society. Growth compared to the previous period (2016) was 2.23%. The evolution of the total members of Ecology Building Society is shown at Chart 2 below.

Total Members of Ecology Building Society.

Chart 2. Total Members of Ecology Building Society.

Recent changes in total members of Ecology Building Society and its main components are shown in Table 3.

2016 2017 % change
Investing Members 8 413.0 8 663.0 +2.97%
Borrowing Members 1 020.0 980.0 -3.92%
Total Members 9 433.0 9 643.0 +2.23%
Table 3. Recent changes in total members of Ecology Building Society ( ).

Market Share and Rank (among Building societies in the United Kingdom)

Total Assets (2017)
42nd (market share 0.05%)

In 2017 Ecology Building Society was ranked the 42nd largest building society in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets, having 0.05% of the category's market share.

Market share of Ecology Building Society (among Building societies in the United Kingdom)

Chart 3. Market share of Ecology Building Society (among Building societies in the United Kingdom)

Several building societies having the market shares and ranks closest to Ecology Building Society are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
41 Holmesdale Building Society185.33 mln GBP0.05%
42 Ecology Building Society173.06 mln GBP0.05%
43 Earl Shilton Building Society127.67 mln GBP0.03%
 

Market Share and Rank (among banks in the United Kingdom)

Total Assets (2017)
173rd (market share 0.00%)

In 2017 Ecology Building Society was ranked the 173rd largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets, having 0.00% of the domestic market share.

Market share of Ecology Building Society (among banks in the United Kingdom)

Chart 4. Market share of Ecology Building Society (among banks in the United Kingdom)

Several banks having the market shares and ranks closest to Ecology Building Society are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
172 Persia International Bank plc197.74 mln EUR0.00%
173 Ecology Building Society173.06 mln GBP0.00%
174 Havin Bank Ltd172.80 mln GBP0.00%
 

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 credit institutions operating in the United Kingdom are obliged to participate in the United Kingdom's deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of Ecology Building Society 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

MFI ID

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 Ecology Building Society is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  GB1095

Company Registration Number

Company Registration Number is a distinctive code issued upon registration of a new company. This code can be used to find data about the company in a national company register.

Company Number  733B

Domestic Presence

ATMs (2017)
0
Branches (2017)

In 2017 Ecology Building Society had 0 ATMs in the United Kingdom. The value didn't change compared to the previous period (2016). The evolution of the number of ATMs of Ecology Building Society is shown at Chart 5 below.

ATMs of Ecology Building Society.

Chart 5. ATMs of Ecology Building Society.

In 2017 Ecology Building Society had 1 branches in the United Kingdom. The value didn't change compared to the previous period (2016). The evolution of the number of branches of Ecology Building Society is shown at Chart 6 below.

Branches of Ecology Building Society.

Chart 6. Branches of Ecology Building Society.