Founded in 1879, Nidwaldner 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, Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Like most of the cantonal banks, Nidwaldner Kantonalbank has full state guarantee of its liabilities.
Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is the 61st largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 4 667,12 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.14%. Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is the 20th largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 0.81% amongst the banks of this category. In 2017 the bank's annual profit was 4,32 mln CHF. Nidwaldner Kantonalbank had 139 employees in 2015.
Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is headquartered in Stans.