Laiki Bank

Established in 1901 as 'Popular Savings Bank of Limassol', Cyprus Popular Bank was the second largest bank in Cyprus; Cyprus Popular Bank was branded on its domestic bank as 'Laiki Bank'. In 2012 the bank collapsed and was rescued the government of Cyprus. In March 2013 the 'good' assets of Cyprus Popular Bank was merged into Bank of Cyprus. Laiki Bank operated as a branch of Cyprus Popular Bank Public Co Ltd (Cyprus).

Bank Category

Branches of foreign banks

Laiki Bank participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Cyprus. This scheme covers accounts up to 100,000 EUR per bank per depositor.


24, Kifissias Avenue, 151 25, Athens, Greece

Laiki Bank was located in Athens.

Bank Identifiers

Close Date
March 2013