Banco Espirito Santo (BES) was a Portuguese bank that went bankrupt on August 4, 2014. Novo Banco was established as a successor of Banco Espírito Santo by the Bank of Portugal as a bridge bank to rescue assets and liabilities of BES.
In 2013 total assets of Banco Espírito Santo, SA were 80 608,02 mln EUR. In 2013 the bank's net income was -517,56 mln EUR. Banco Espírito Santo, SA had 5 908 employees in 2013.
Banco Espírito Santo, SA participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Portugal. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to current accounts, savings accounts, time deposit accounts made by natural persons, legal entities and covers up to up to 100,000 EUR per bank per depositor. Banco Espírito Santo, SA is a member of Fundo de Garantia de Depósitos (FGD) and makes its contributions into it.
Banco Espírito Santo, SA was headquartered in Lisboa.