Prima Banka (Penta Group)

    Address  Hodžova 11, 010 11, Žilina, Slovakia
Deposit Guarantee  Yes (up to 100 000 EUR per depositor)
Bank Identifiers
    MFI ID  SK31575951

Prima Banka (Penta Group) is located at Slovakia, Žilina. It is one of 31 credit institutions operating in Slovakia.

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 Slovakia are obliged to participate in Slovakian deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of Prima Banka (Penta Group) failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  natural persons, legal entities
Covered Accounts  any credit balance
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 EUR
Paid In Currency  EUR

Further Information: Deposit Guarantee Scheme in Slovakia

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  Yes
Exempt from MRR by ECB  No

Bank Identifiers

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


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 Prima Banka (Penta Group) and its components are shown in the table below.

Bank BIC Code  KOMA
Country Code  SK (Slovakia)
Location Code  2X
Branch Code  XXX


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 Prima Banka (Penta Group) is shown in the table below.

MFI ID  SK31575951

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