Bank Oberaargau AG

Established in 1876 Bank Oberaargau AG is a savings bank, focused on providing retail banking products and services (mortgages and corporate loans, customer savings and deposits) to local residents. Bank Oberaargau AG is the 105th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 1 379,36 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.04%. Bank Oberaargau AG is the 15th largest regional bank and savings bank in Switzerland (out of 62 banks) having market share of 1.19% amongst the banks of this category.

Bank Oberaargau AG participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 CHF per bank per depositor.

Bank Oberaargau AG is headquartered in Huttwil.

Address
Stadthausstrasse 1, 4950, Huttwil, Switzerland
Phone
062 959 85 85
Fax
062 959 85 00
Bank Category
Regional banks and savings banks
Start Date
1876
Total Assets (2016)
1 379.36 mln CHF  (+4.55%)
Deposit Guarantee
100 000 CHF
BIC (SWIFT)
RBABCH22450
Company Number
CHE-105.980.212

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2016)
1 379.36 mln CHF  (+4.55%)

In 2016 total assets of Bank Oberaargau AG were 1 379.36 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 4.55%. The evolution of the total assets of Bank Oberaargau AG is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Bank Oberaargau AG. Chart 1. Total Assets of Bank Oberaargau AG.

Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
105th (market share 0.04%)

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 Bank Oberaargau AG 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

Further Information

Bank Identifiers

Any bank can be identified for different purposes and hence can have several different identifiers.

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 Bank Oberaargau AG and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  RBABCH22450
Bank BIC Code  RBAB
Country Code  CH (Switzerland)
Location Code  22
Branch Code  450

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-105.980.212