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 France. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 EUR per bank per depositor.

Contacts

VIA OLONA, 2, 20123, MILANO, Italy

Societe Generale is located in MILANO.

Bank Identifiers

BIC (SWIFT)
SOGEITMMXXX
MFI ID
IT0000253660713

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 100 000 EUR per depositor)

Deposit Guarantee Schemes compensate certain deposits held by depositors of a bank that becomes unable to meet its obligations.

All branches of French banks operating abroad participate in the deposit guarantee scheme of France.

In the case of Societe Generale failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  natural persons, legal entities
Covered Accounts  all deposit accounts (current accounts, demand accounts, passbook accounts, term accounts, home savings accounts, home savings schemes, etc.)
Covered Currencies  all currencies
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 EUR
Paid In Currency  EUR

Further Information

BIC

BIC (Business Identifier Code, also known as SWIFT code or SWIFT BIC) is a the mostly used international identifier of financial institutions. SWIFT is the registration authority for BICs. BICs are used in financial transactions, client and counterparty data bases, compliance documents and many others.

A BIC consists of eight or eleven characters, comprising a financial institution code (four characters), a country code (two characters), a location code (two characters) and, optionally, a branch code (three characters).

BIC of Societe Generale and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  SOGEITMMXXX
Bank BIC Code  SOGE
Country Code  IT (Italy)
Location Code  MM
Branch Code  XXX

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  IT0000253660713

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

Defunct Banks: 2 banks in 2 countries

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

Luxembourg

Netherlands