Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V.

Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. (“NWB Bank”) provides bespoke short-term and long-term finance arrangements to the Dutch public sector, including local authorities, such as water boards, municipal and provincial authorities, as well as government-backed institutions. NWB Bank also serves societal organisations, such as institutions engaged in social housing, healthcare, education and activities related to water and the environment.

Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is rated by Moody's, Standard & Poor's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Aaa (prime). Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Standard & Poor's is AAA (extremely strong capacity to meet its financial commitments). Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. participates in deposit guarantee scheme of the Netherlands. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 EUR per bank per depositor.

Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is headquartered in S-Gravenhage.

Address
P.O. Box 580, 2501 CN, s-Gravenhage, Netherlands
P.O. Box
580
Credit Ratings (as of Apr 2016)
-/Aaa/AAA
Deposit Guarantee
100 000 EUR
BIC (SWIFT)
NWABNL2G
MFI ID
NL895

Credit Ratings (as of Apr 2016)

Fitch Moody's S&P
- (not rated) Aaa (prime) AAA (extremely strong capacity to meet its financial commitments)

Credit Rating is an opinion of a credit rating agency about credit worthiness of a company or a government.
Of the 'Big Three' rating agencies, Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is rated by Moody's and Standard & Poor's.

Credit ratings assigned to Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. as of April 2016 are shown in details in the following sections.

Moody's

Long-term rating for Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. it is set to Aaa (prime). Long-term bank deposit rating is Aaa (prime). Bank financial strength rating is a1. Short-term rating is not assigned.

Long-Term Rating  Aaa
Long-Term Bank Deposit Rating  Aaa
Bank Financial Strength Rating  a1
Short-Term Rating  -
Outlook  stable

Outlook for the ratings of Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is set to stable (not likely to change).

Standard & Poor's

Long-term foreign currency rating for Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is set to AAA (extremely strong capacity to meet its financial commitments). Long-term local currency rating is set to AAA (extremely strong capacity to meet its financial commitments).

Long-Term Foreign Currency Rating  AAA
    Outlook  -
    Credit Watch  -
Long-Term Local Currency Rating  AAA
    Outlook  -
    Credit Watch  -
Short-Term Foreign Currency Rating  A-1+
Short-Term Local Currency Rating  A-1+

Short-term foreign currency rating for Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is set to A-1+ (strong capacity to meet its financial commitments). Short-term local currency rating is set to A-1+ (strong capacity to meet its financial commitments).

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 credit institutions operating in the Netherlands are obliged to participate in the Netherlands' deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  private individuals, small companies
Covered Accounts  nearly every payment or savings account, current account or term deposit is covered
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 EUR
Paid In Currency  EUR

Further Information

Bank Identifiers

Any bank can be identified for different purposes and hence can have several different identifiers.

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 Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  NWABNL2G
Bank BIC Code  NWAB
Country Code  NL (Netherlands)
Location Code  2G
Branch Code  -

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 Nederlandse Waterschapsbank N.V. is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  NL895