Barclays Bank PLC

In 2016 Barclays Bank PLC decided to close down its business activities in Gibraltar. Barclays Bank transferred the majority of its Gibraltar residential and corporate mortgages and other loans to Gibraltar International Bank.

Bank Category

Branches of foreign banks

Business Focus

International Private Banking

Barclays Bank PLC participates in deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom. This scheme covers accounts up to 85 000 GBP per bank per depositor.

Barclays Bank PLC is a member of Barclays (United Kingdom).

Contacts

Regal House Queensway, Gibraltar, Gibraltar
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20078565
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Bank Identifiers

BIC (SWIFT)
BARCGIGI
Company Number
1026167
Start Date
01 January 1985
Close Date
22 November 2017

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 85 000 GBP per depositor)

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

All branches of EEA-banks operating in Gibraltar participate in deposit guarantee schemes of their home countries. This means that Barclays Bank PLC participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of the United Kingdom.

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

Eligible Depositors  private individuals, small companies
Covered Currencies  all
Maximum Protected Amount  85 000 GBP
Paid In Currency  GBP

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 Barclays Bank PLC and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  BARCGIGI
Bank BIC Code  BARC
Country Code  GI (Gibraltar)
Location Code  GI
Branch Code  -

Company Registration Number

Company Registration Number is a distinctive code issued upon registration of a new company. This code can be used to find data about the company in a national company register.

Company Number  1026167

European Presence: 18 banks in 15 countries

Barclays Bank PLC operated under the brand name Barclays Bank. This banking brand has presence in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:

Cayman Islands

France

Germany

Guernsey

Ireland

Isle of Man

Italy

Jersey

Monaco

Netherlands

Portugal

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

United Kingdom

Defunct Banks: 4 banks in 4 countries

The following banks operating under Barclays Bank brand name has been recently closed down:

Cyprus

Gibraltar

  •  (this bank) Barclays Bank PLC (Gibraltar)

Spain

Switzerland