Heritable Bank Ltd

Heritable Bank was a subsidiary of Landsbanki (Iceland) and provided finance solutions to companies and individuals in the United Kingdom. Since 7 October 2008, Heritable Bank is in administration.

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


52 Berkeley Square, W1X 6EH, London, United Kingdom
44 02079512000
44 02079511345

Heritable Bank Ltd was headquartered in London.

Bank Identifiers

Company Number
Start Date
January 1887
Close Date
March 2013

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 Heritable Bank Ltd 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 (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 Heritable Bank Ltd is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  GB2555

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  SC000717

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