Investec Bank Plc

Established in 1950, Investec Bank is a British financial institution focused on providing specialist banking, asset and wealth management in three principal markets, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia, as well as certain other geographies.

Financials

Total Assets (2017)
16 296.59 mln GBP  (-0.59%)
Annual Profit (2017)
117.79 mln GBP  (+21.89%)

Investec Bank Plc is the 32nd largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 16 296,59 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.18%. In 2017 the bank's annual profit was 117,79 mln GBP.

Investec Bank Plc is rated by Fitch, Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is BBB+ (good credit quality). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is A2 (upper medium grade).

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

Contacts

2 Gresham Street, EC2V 7QP, London, United Kingdom
44 02075974000
44 02075974070

Investec Bank Plc is headquartered in London.

Bank Identifiers

MFI ID
GB1460
Company Number
00489604
Start Date
December 1950

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2017)
16 296.59 mln GBP  (-0.59%)

In 2017 total assets of Investec Bank Plc were 16 296.59 mln GBP. Decline compared to the previous period (2016) was -0.59%. The evolution of the total assets of Investec Bank Plc is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Investec Bank Plc.

Chart 1. Total Assets of Investec Bank Plc.

Profit and Loss

Annual Profit (2017)
117.79 mln GBP  (+21.89%)

In 2017 annual profit of Investec Bank Plc was 117.79 mln GBP. Growth compared to the previous period (2016) was 21.89%. The evolution of the annual profit of Investec Bank Plc is shown at Chart 2 below.

Annual Profit of Investec Bank Plc.

Chart 2. Annual Profit of Investec Bank Plc.

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

Total Assets (2017)
32nd (market share 0.18%)

In 2017 Investec Bank Plc was ranked the 32nd largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets, having 0.18% of the domestic market share.

Market share of Investec Bank Plc (among banks in the United Kingdom)

Chart 3. Market share of Investec Bank Plc (among banks in the United Kingdom)

Several banks having the market shares and ranks closest to Investec Bank Plc are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
31 Metro Bank Plc16355.36 mln GBP0.18%
32 Investec Bank Plc16296.59 mln GBP0.18%
33 Leeds Building Society15930.00 mln GBP0.18%
 

Credit Ratings (as of May 2018)

Fitch Moody's
BBB+ (good credit quality) A2 (upper medium grade)

Credit Rating is an opinion of a credit rating agency about credit worthiness of a company or a government. Investec Bank Plc is rated by Fitch and Moody's.

Credit ratings assigned to Investec Bank Plc as of May 2018 are shown in details in the following sections.

Fitch

Long-term issuer default rating is Fitch's view of a credit institution's relative vulnerability to default on its financial obligations, for Investec Bank Plc it is set to BBB+ (good credit quality), outlook is stable (not likely to change). The rating is not on watch. Short-term issuer default rating for Investec Bank Plc is set to F2 (good short-term credit quality).

Long-Term Issuer Default Rating  BBB+
    Outlook  stable
    On Watch  No
Short-Term Issuer Default Rating  F2
Viability Rating  bbb+
Support Rating  5
Support Rating Floor  NF

Viability rating for Investec Bank Plc is set to bbb+ (good fundamental credit quality); support rating is 5 (there is a possibility of external support, but it cannot be relied upon); support rating floor is NF (no floor; no reasonable presumption of potential support being forthcoming).

Moody's

Long-term rating for Investec Bank Plc it is set to A2 (upper medium grade). Long-term bank deposit rating is A2 (upper medium grade). Baseline credit assessment is baa2. Short-term rating is not assigned.

Long-Term Rating  A2
Long-Term Bank Deposit Rating  A2
Baseline Credit Assessment  baa2
Short-Term Rating  -
Outlook  positive

Outlook for the ratings of Investec Bank Plc is set to positive (may be raised).

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 Investec 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

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 Investec Bank Plc is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  GB1460

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  00489604

European Presence: 5 banks in 5 countries

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

Guernsey

Ireland

Jersey

Switzerland

United Kingdom

  •  (this bank) Investec Bank Plc (London)