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 2018 its total assets were 4 898,39 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.15%. Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is the 20th largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 0.82% amongst the banks of this category. In 2018 the bank's annual profit was 15,84 mln CHF. Nidwaldner Kantonalbank had 139 employees in 2015.
Nidwaldner Kantonalbank participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to credit balances made by private individuals (Swiss and foreign), legal entities (Swiss and foreign) and covers up to up to 100,000 CHF per bank per depositor. Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is a member of esisuisse – Deposit Insurance and makes its contributions into it.
Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is headquartered in Stans.
Nidwaldner Kantonalbank is authorized and supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (reference number CHE108954694).