Yorkshire Building Society

Business Focus
housing financing

Founded in 1885, Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.

Bank Category

Building societies

Services

retail banking

Clients

natural persons
companies

Area Served

GBUnited Kingdom

Products

savings accounts
insurance

International Transfers

SWIFT Transfers
SEPA Credit Transfers
SEPA Instant Transfers
SEPA Direct Debits

Financials

Total Assets of Yorkshire Building Society
Market Share of Yorkshire Building Society
Total Assets (2019)
43,054.70 mln GBP  (+2.40%)
Total Members (2019)
2,852,000 

In 2019 total assets of Yorkshire Building Society were 43 054,70 mln GBP. Yorkshire Building Society is the 3rd largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 43 building societies) having market share of 10.36% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2019 there were 2 852 000 members in Yorkshire Building Society.

Credit Ratings

Fitch: A-
AAA
AA+, AA, AA-
A+, A, A-
BBB+, BBB, BBB-
BB+, BB, BB-
B+, B, B-
CCC, CC, C, RD, D
Moodys: A3
Aaa
Aa1, Aa2, Aa3
A1, A2, A3
Baa1, Baa2, Baa3, Baa4
Ba1, Ba2, Ba3
B1, B2, B3
Caa1, Caa2, Caa3, Ca

Yorkshire 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 A3 (upper medium grade).

Deposit Guarantee

Protected Amount
up to 85,000 GBP
Guarantee Fund
Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS)
Covered Depositors
private individuals
companies
Covered Accounts
current accounts
savings accounts
time deposit accounts

Yorkshire 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. Yorkshire Building Society is a member of Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) and makes its contributions into it.

Contacts

Yorkshire House, Yorkshire Drive, BD5 8LJ, Bradford, United Kingdom
44 01274740740

Yorkshire Building Society is headquartered in Bradford.

Social Networks

Yorkshire Building Society has profiles at the following social networks:

Bank Identifiers

BIC (SWIFT)
YORBGB2VXXX
LEI
WXD0EHQRPI7HKN3I5T57
Company Number
66B
MFI ID
GB2845

Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Financial Conduct Authority
Reference Number
106085

Yorkshire Building Society is authorized and supervised by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 106085).

Bank History

Start Date
February 1885