Bank BPH

    Address  80-175, Poland, Gdańsk, ul. Płk. Jana Pałubickiego 2
    Phone  +48 (12) 618-75-67
    Fax  +48 (58) 300-70-79

Bank Identifiers 
    MFI ID  PL00106
    Bank Sort Code  10600005
Credit Ratings (as of Dec 2014) 
    Fitch  - (not rated)
    Moody's  Baa3 (lower medium grade)
    S&P's  - (not rated)
Deposit Guarantee  Yes (up to 100 000 EUR per depositor)
Start Date  January 1989
Number of Employees (2013)  5 449 ↓ (-1.91%)
Financial Positions 
    Total Assets (2013)  7 944.54 mln EUR ↓ (-5.96%)
    Total Equity (2013)  1 193.94 mln EUR ↑ (+2.04%)
Profit and Loss 
    Net Income (2013)  46.67 mln EUR ↓ (-23.72%)

Bank Identifiers

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


BIC (Business Identifier Code) 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.

Bank BIC Code  BPHK
Country Code  PL (Poland)
Location Code  PK
Branch Code  XXX

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).


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.

MFI ID  PL00106

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.

Bank Sort Code

Bank Sort Code is a code that uniquely identifies a financial institution within a country. Bank sort codes are usually assigned by National Central Banks and differ from BIC codes.

Bank Sort Code  10600005

Credit Ratings

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, Bank BPH is rated by Moody's.

Credit ratings assigned to Bank BPH as of December 2014 are shown in details in the following sections.


Long-term rating is for Bank BPH it is set to Baa3 (lower medium grade). Long-term bank deposit rating is not assigned. Bank financial strength rating is D (modest intrinsic financial strength). Short-term rating is not assigned.

Long-Term Rating  Baa3
Long-Term Bank Deposit Rating  -
Bank Financial Strength Rating  D
Short-Term Rating  -
Outlook  ratings under review

Outlook for the ratings of Bank BPH is set to ratings under review (an issuer has one or more ratings under review, and thus overrides the outlook designation).

Deposit Guarantee

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

All credit institutions operating in Poland are obliged to participate in Polish deposit guarantee scheme.

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

Eligible Depositors  natural persons, legal entities
Covered Accounts  deposits in all the accounts (e.g. term deposits, current accounts, savings accounts)
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 EUR
Paid In Currency  PLN

Further Information: Deposit Guarantee Scheme in Poland

ECB Minimum Reserves Requirements (MRR)

Minimum reserves is the minimum amount of reserves a credit institution is required to hold with a central bank.

Subject to MRR by ECB  No
Exempt from MRR by ECB  No

Financial Positions

In 2013 total assets of Bank BPH were 7 944.54 mln EUR. Decline compared to the previous period (2012) was -5.96%. The evolution of the total assets of Bank BPH is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Bank BPH
Chart 1. Total Assets of Bank BPH.

Recent changes in total assets of Bank BPH and its main components are shown in Table 1.

2012 2013 % Change
Loans 6 811.7 6 021.0 -11.61% ↓
Total Assets 8 447.7 7 944.5 -5.96% ↓
Table 1. Recent changes in total assets of Bank BPH (mln EUR).

Recent changes in total liabilities of Bank BPH and its main components are shown in Table 2.

2012 2013 % Change
Deposits 3 151.9 3 216.2 +2.04% ↑
Total Liabilities 8 447.7 7 944.5 -5.96% ↓
Table 2. Recent changes in total liabilities of Bank BPH (mln EUR).

Profit and Loss

In 2013 net income of Bank BPH was 46.67 mln EUR. Decline compared to the previous period (2012) was -23.72%. The evolution of the net income of Bank BPH is shown at Chart 2 below.

Net Income of Bank BPH
Chart 2. Net Income of Bank BPH.

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List of Banks in Poland

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