Societe Generale

Established in 1864, Société Générale is one of the largest French banks. Société Générale is a universal bank, offering its clients retail, corporate, investment banking products and services as well as private banking and asset management. Societe Generale operates as a branch of Société générale (France).

Bank Category

Branches of foreign banks

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

Contacts

Exchange House, Primrose Street, Broadgate, EC2A 2HT, London, United Kingdom
44 02076766000
44 02077624555

Societe Generale is located in London.

Bank Identifiers

MFI ID
GB2365
Company Number
BR000021
Start Date
January 1993

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 Societe Generale 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 Societe Generale is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  GB2365

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  BR000021

European Presence: 23 banks in 18 countries

Societe Generale operates under the brand of the same name (Societe Generale) which has presence in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:

Austria

Belgium

Cayman Islands

Cyprus

France

Germany

Ireland

Italy

Luxembourg

Montenegro

Netherlands

Poland

Serbia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Turkey

United Kingdom

  •  (this bank) Societe Generale (London)

Defunct Banks: 2 banks in 2 countries

The following banks operating under Societe Generale brand name has been recently closed down:

Luxembourg

Netherlands