Erste Bank

 (2.3; 9 ratings)
2.3 9

Business Focus

universal banking

Erste Bank (Hungary) is one of the major banks in Hungary. Erste Bank (Hungary) operates as a universal bank prodiving a broad range of retail, private, corporate and investment banking products and services to private individuals, SMEs and large corporations, municipalities, public sector and NGOs.

International Transfers

SWIFT Transfers
SEPA Credit Transfers
SEPA Instant Transfers
SEPA Direct Debits

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Ways to Bank

Erste Bank delivers its products and services through both direct and indirect channels, namely:
online banking
mobile app


Total Assets of Erste Bank
Net_income of Erste Bank
Total Assets (2019)
2,862.14 bln HUF  (+16.41%)
Net Income (2019)
55,536.48 mln HUF  (-3.41%)

Erste Bank is the 4th largest bank in Hungary in terms of total assets. In 2019 its total assets were 2 862,14 bln HUF. In 2019 the bank's net income was 55 536,48 mln HUF.

Credit Ratings

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

Erste Bank 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).

Deposit Guarantee

Guarantee Fund
National Deposit Insurance Fund (NDIF)National Deposit Insurance Fund (NDIF)
Protected Amount
up to 100,000 EUR
Eligible Depositors
natural persons (Hungarian and foreign)
legal entities
Covered Accounts
current accounts
savings accounts
time deposit accounts

Erste Bank participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Hungary. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to current accounts, savings accounts, time deposit accounts made by natural persons (Hungarian and foreign), legal entities and covers up to up to 100,000 EUR per bank per depositor. Erste Bank is a member of National Deposit Insurance Fund (NDIF) and makes its contributions into it.

Erste Bank is a member of Erste Group (Austria).


Népfürdő u. 24-26., 1138, Budapest, Hungary

Erste Bank is headquartered in Budapest.

Social Networks

Erste Bank has profiles at the following social networks:

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Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Magyar Nemzeti Bank

Erste Bank is authorized and supervised by the Magyar Nemzeti Bank.

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