[WorldKings - World Almanac Event 2022] 140th year anniversary of the establishment of Banco de Sabadell, S.A. ( December 31, 1881 – December 31, 2022)

31-12-2022

(Worldkings.org) As of January 2016, the total assets of Banco Sabadell Group amounted to €208.628 billion. It has a network of 2,873 branches (2,204 domestic and 669 international), 26,090 employees and 11.4 million customers.

 

 

Banco de Sabadell, S.A. is a Spanish multinational financial services company headquartered in Alicante, Spain. It is the fifth-largest Spanish banking group. It includes several banks, brands, subsidiaries and associated banks. It is a universal bank and specialises in serving small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and the affluent with a bias towards international trade.

As of January 2016, the total assets of Banco Sabadell Group amounted to €208.628 billion. It has a network of 2,873 branches (2,204 domestic and 669 international), 26,090 employees and 11.4 million customers. 

On 31 December 1881, a group of 127 businessmen and traders from Sabadell, in the province of Barcelona, founded the Bank with the purpose of financing local industries and providing them with raw materials (wool and coal) under more favourable conditions.

The bank is a pioneer in bank computing in Spain. In 1968, it automated accounting and administrative processes. In 1986, it introduced remote banking: the telephone (FonoBanc) and computer (InfoBanc) were incorporated as new channels for communication and service prodivision. In 1998, it launched BancSabadell Net, Spain's first Internet banking service.

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