Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions

Mortgage Bond Bank of the Swiss Mortgage Institutions (de: Pfandbriefbank schweizerischer Hypothekarinstitute AG) is one of two institutions allowed to issue mortgage bonds in Switzerland. Mortgage bonds are debt securities used for the long-term financing of senior mortgage loans granted by banks.

Bank Category

Institutions with a special field of business

Financials

Total Assets (2014)
57 902.74 mln CHF  (+3.32%)

Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions is the 6th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2014 its total assets were 57 902,74 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 1.56%.

Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 CHF per bank per depositor.

Contacts

Zürich, Switzerland

Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions is headquartered in Zürich.

Founded
1930

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2014)
57 902.74 mln CHF  (+3.32%)

In 2014 total assets of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions were 57 902.74 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2013) was 3.32%. The evolution of the total assets of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions.

Chart 1. Total Assets of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions.

Market Share and Rank (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2014)
6th (market share 1.56%)

In 2014 Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions was ranked the 6th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets, having 1.56% of the domestic market share.

Market share of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions (among banks in Switzerland)

Chart 2. Market share of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions (among banks in Switzerland)

Several banks having the market shares and ranks closest to Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
8 Bank Julius Bär & Co. AG78571.61 mln CHF2.76%
6 Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions57902.74 mln CHF1.56%
9 Banque Cantonale Vaudoise41287.66 mln CHF1.37%
 

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 100 000 CHF 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 Switzerland are obliged to participate in Swiss deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of Mortgage bond bank of the Swiss mortgage institutions failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  private individuals, commercial enterprises and public-sector offices
Covered Accounts  credit balances (e.g. personal accounts, savings accounts, investment accounts, salary accounts, numbered accounts, deposit accounts and current accounts)
Covered Currencies  all
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 CHF
Paid In Currency  CHF

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