Founded in 1875, Nationwide 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 Nationwide Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.
Nationwide Building Society is the 13th largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 229,10 bln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 2.58%. Nationwide Building Society is the 1st largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 57.65% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2018 there were 15 500 000 members in Nationwide Building Society.
Nationwide Building Society is rated by Fitch, Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Fitch is A (high credit quality). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Aa3 (high grade).
Nationwide 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. Nationwide Building Society is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.
Nationwide Building Society is headquartered in Northampton.