Founded in 1903, Skipton 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 Skipton Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.
Skipton Building Society is the 27th largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 21 023,60 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.24%. Skipton Building Society is the 4th largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 5.29% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2018 there were 919 060 members in Skipton Building Society.
Skipton Building Society 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 Baa1 (lower medium grade).
Skipton 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. Skipton Building Society is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.
Skipton Building Society is headquartered in North Yorkshire.