Development of the Banking Sector in the Slovak Republic since 2001 to 2004

Development of the Banking Sector in the Slovak Republic

Type of bank 2001 2002 2003 2004
3.31. 6.30.1/ 9.30. 12.31.2/ 3.31.3/ 6.30.4/ 9.30 12.31. 3.31. 6.30. 9.30.5/ 12.31.6/ 3.31. 6.30. 9.30. 12.31.
Central Bank a 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
b 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Banks without foreign
capital participation
a 7 6 6 6 4 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2
b 7 6 6 6 4 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2
Banks with foreign
capital participation
a 14 15 15 13 14 15 15 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16
b 14 15 15 13 14 15 15 15 15 15 16 16 16 16 16 16
Branch offices
of foreign banks
a 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3
b 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3
Banking Sector
- Total
a 24 24 24 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 22 22 22 22 22 22
b 24 24 24 22 21 21 21 21 21 21 21 22 22 22 22 22
Providers of banking services on the cross-border basis                             9 32 49

a) number of commercial banks and branch offices of foreign banks licensed in the Slovak Republic
b) number of commercial banks and branch offices of foreign banks operating in the Slovak Republic
1/ Slovak Saving Bank classed in the group banks with foreign capital participation
2/ General Credit Bank classed in the group banks with foreign capital participation
3/ Istrobanka classed in the group banks with foreign capital participation
    KOBL - activity terminated on 31.1. 2002
4/ Investment and Development Bank classed in the group banks with foreign capital participation
5/ Bank Slovakia classed in the group banks with foreign capital participation
    Commerzbank, AG Bratislava, Foreign Branch Office licensed at 12 August 2003
6/ Commerzbank, AG Bratislava, Foreign Branch Office came into operation at 15 December 2003