Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank

Founded in 1864, Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank is a universal bank, providing retail and corporate banking products mainly to the canton residents (natural persons and legal entities). Traditionally for cantonal banks, Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Like most of the cantonal banks, Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank has full state guarantee of its liabilities.

Bank Category

Cantonal banks

Services

Retail Banking
Corporate Banking

Financials

Total Assets (2017)
24 209.81 mln CHF  (+2.20%)
Number of Employees (2015)
644  (+1.26%)

In 2017 total assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank were 24 209,81 mln CHF. Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank had 644 employees in 2015.

Contacts

Rheinstrasse 7, 4410, Liestal, Switzerland
061 925 94 94
061 925 95 94

Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank is headquartered in Liestal.

Bank Identifiers

BIC (SWIFT)
BLKBCH2242C
Company Number
CHE-108.954.470
Founded
1864

Business Summary

Business Focus
universal banking for natural persons and legal entities residing in the canton
Services
retail banking
corporate banking
Products
savings products
mortgage loans
Area Served
mainly the canton

Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank is focused on universal banking for natural persons and legal entities residing in the canton. Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank provides products and services in the areas of retail banking, corporate banking. The range of products offered by Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank includes savings products, mortgage loans.

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2017)
24 209.81 mln CHF  (+2.20%)

In 2017 total assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank were 24 209.81 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2016) was 2.20%. The evolution of the total assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank.

Chart 1. Total Assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank.

Recent changes in total assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank and its main components are shown in Table 1.

2016 2017 % change
Cash and deposits with Central Banks 2 763.3
Claims to banks 266.5
Claims to customers 1 412.2
Mortgages 17 556.8
Total Assets 23 689.5 24 209.8 +2.20%
Table 1. Recent changes in total assets of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (mln CHF).

Recent changes in total liabilities of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank and its main components are shown in Table 2.

2016 2017 % change
Amount owed to banks 640.7
Amount owed to customers 15 729.8
Total Liabilities 23 689.5 24 209.8 +2.20%
Table 2. Recent changes in total liabilities of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (mln CHF).

Profit and Loss

Annual Profit (2016)
133.60 mln CHF  (+2.42%)

Recent changes in gross profit of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank and its main components are shown in Table 3.

2015 2016 % change
Net Interest Income 281.8 285.0 +1.14%
Net Commission Income 62.3 57.4 -7.82%
Net Income from Trading Operations 18.3 17.6 -3.65%
Table 3. Recent changes in gross profit of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (mln CHF).

In 2016 annual profit of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank was 133.60 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 2.42%. The evolution of the annual profit of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank is shown at Chart 2 below.

Annual Profit of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank.

Chart 2. Annual Profit of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank.

Number of Employees

Number of Employees (2015)
644  (+1.26%)

In 2015 there were 644 employees of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank. Growth compared to the previous period (2014) was 1.26%.

Market Share and Rank (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
21st (market share 0.77%)

In 2016 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank was ranked the 21st largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets, having 0.77% of the domestic market share.

Market share of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (among banks in Switzerland)

Chart 3. Market share of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (among banks in Switzerland)

Several banks having the market shares and ranks closest to Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
20 Neue Aargauer Bank AG23708.38 mln CHF0.77%
21 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank23689.51 mln CHF0.77%
22 BNP Paribas (Suisse) SA23452.64 mln CHF0.76%
 

Market Share and Rank (among Cantonal banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
8th (market share 4.28%)

In 2016 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank was ranked the 8th largest cantonal bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets, having 4.28% of the category's market share.

Market share of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (among Cantonal banks in Switzerland)

Chart 4. Market share of Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank (among Cantonal banks in Switzerland)

Several cantonal banks having the market shares and ranks closest to Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
7 Graubündner Kantonalbank23761.96 mln CHF4.30%
8 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank23689.51 mln CHF4.28%
9 Basler Kantonalbank22332.68 mln CHF4.04%
 

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 100 000 CHF per depositor)
State Guarantee
full

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 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank 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
State Guarantee  full

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 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  BLKBCH2242C
Bank BIC Code  BLKB
Country Code  CH (Switzerland)
Location Code  22
Branch Code  42C

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  CHE-108.954.470

Domestic Presence

Branches (2015)
23 

In 2015 Basellandschaftliche Kantonalbank had 23 branches in Switzerland. The value didn't change compared to the previous period (2014).