Leeds Building Society

Business Focus
housing financing

Founded in 1875, Leeds 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 Leeds Building Society are covered by British deposit guarantee scheme.

Bank Category

Building societies

Products and Services

Services
retail banking
Clients
UK residents only
Products
savings accounts
mortgage loans
insurance

Financials

Total Assets (2018)
18,484.00 mln GBP  (+16.03%)
Total Members (2018)
806,567  (+6.60%)

Leeds Building Society is the 32nd largest bank in the United Kingdom in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 18 484,00 mln GBP, providing the bank with the market share of 0.21%. Leeds Building Society is the 5th largest building society in the United Kingdom (out of 44 building societies) having market share of 4.65% amongst the building societies of this category. In 2018 there were 806 567 members in Leeds 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

Leeds 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

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

Contacts

105 Albion Street, LS1 5AS, Leeds, United Kingdom
44 01132257777
44 01132257879

Leeds Building Society is headquartered in Leeds.

Bank Identifiers

LEI
O8VR8MK4M5SM9ZVEFS35
Company Number
320B
MFI ID
GB1600

Bank History

Start Date
January 1875