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Banco Santander is a company that provides various retail and commercial banking products and services. It offers deposits, insurance, lending and operates through the following segments: Retail Banking, Santander Corporate and Investment Banking, Wealth Management and Insurance, and Santander Global Platform. The Retail Banking segment covers various customer banking businesses, including consumer finance. The Santander Corporate and Investment Banking segment involves global corporate banking, investment banking, and markets. The Wealth Management and Insurance segment includes the asset management business, the corporate unit of private banking and international private banking, and the insurance business. Santander Global Platform comprises its global digital services under a single business unit.
HQBoadilla del Monte, ES
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)191,189(-5%)
Job Openings209
Revenue (FY, 2020)€44.3 B(-10%)
Share Price (Apr 2021)€3.2
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Banco Santander

Ana Botín-Sanz de Sautuola y O'Shea

Ana Botín-Sanz de Sautuola y O'Shea

Group Executive Chairman, Executive Director
José Antonio Álvarez Álvarez

José Antonio Álvarez Álvarez

Vice Chairman and CEO
Bruce Carnegie-Brown

Bruce Carnegie-Brown

Vice Chairman and Lead Independent Director
Belén Romana García

Belén Romana García

Non-Executive Director (Independent)
Álvaro Antonio Cardoso de Souza

Álvaro Antonio Cardoso de Souza

Non-Executive Director (Independent)
Luis Isasi Fernández de Bobadilla

Luis Isasi Fernández de Bobadilla

Non-Executive Director
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Banco Santander Office Locations

Banco Santander has offices in Boadilla del Monte, San Nicolás, Merelbeke, Santiago and in 19 other locations
Boadilla del Monte, ES (HQ)
Av. Cantabria
San Nicolás, AR
Bartolomé Mitre 480
Merelbeke, BE
Guldensporenpark 81
Santiago, CL
140 Bandera
Helsinki, FI
Risto Rytin tie 33
Paris, FR
9 Place Vendôme
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Banco Santander Financials and Metrics

Banco Santander Revenue

Banco Santander's revenue was reported to be €44.28 b in FY, 2020 which is a 10.1% decrease from the previous period.

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Banco Santander's current market capitalization is €55.8 b.
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Banco Santander Operating Metrics

Banco Santander's Customers was reported to be 148.3 m in FY, 2020.
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139 m140 m142 m143.76 m144.8 m148.26 m

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27.3 m28.3 m29.9 m32.01 m33.93 m34.8 m36.18 m36.82 m38.28 m39.92 m41.37 m42.36 m

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13.64 k13.48 k13.41 k13.22 k13.28 k13.08 k12.69 k11.95 k11.9 k11.85 k11.52 k11.24 k


38.5 k39.59 k40.45 k
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Banco Santander Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Wirecard (Technological Assets)November 17, 2020
Mercury TFSMarch 13, 2020$33.54 m
Elavon MexicoFebruary 24, 2020
EburyNovember 05, 2019£350 m
Albert.December 18, 2018
Banco PopularJuly 07, 2017€1
Carfinco Financial GroupMarch 06, 2015€210 m
El Corte InglésOctober 01, 2013€140 m
BZW BankMarch 29, 2011
Alliance & LeicesterJuly 14, 2008£1.3 b
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Banco Santander Revenue Breakdown

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Banco Santander revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.8% from Corporate & Investment Banking, 81.4% from Retail Banking and 6.8% from Other

Banco Santander revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 14.9% from Spain, 16.2% from United States, 8.0% from Mexico, 23.9% from Brazil, 9.5% from United Kingdom, 10.3% from Santander Consumer Finance and 17.3% from Other

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Banco Santander Cybersecurity Score

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Banco Santander Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Banco Santander Online and Social Media Presence

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Banco Santander Company Culture

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Banco Santander News and Updates

Banco Santander migrates 60% of IT infrastructure to the Cloud

Banco Santander’s digital transformation is ahead of plan with more than 60% of its IT infrastructure worldwide already migrated to the cloud.

Banco Santander Chile Announcement of Annual Dividend

SANTIAGO, Chile, April 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As previously informed, Banco Santander Chile (NYSE: BSAC; SSE: Bsantander) at its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting to be held on April 29, 2021, shareholders will be asked for their approval for dividend of Ch$ 1.64751729 per share. The dividend wil…

Banco Santander Chile summons annual shareholders meeting and proposes a dividend of 60% of 2020 net income attributable to shareholders

SANTIAGO, Chile, March 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Banco Santander Chile informs that in an extraordinary session held today, the Board of Directors agreed to summon an Ordinary Shareholders' Meeting, to be held remotely on Thursday, April 29, 2021. Among other items to be submitted to approval t…

Banco Santander México Announces The Filing Of Its Annual Report On Form 20-F For Fiscal Year 2020

Banco Santander México, S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple, Grupo Financiero Santander México (BMV: BSMX;NYSE: BSMX) ("Santander México" or the "Bank") one of the leading banking institutions in Mexico announces that its Annual Report on Form 20-F (the "20-F"), reporting its financial and operation…

Getnet, the new acquiring network for Banco Santander Chile, has begun to operate

With the authorization of the regulator, Chile joins the other countries within the Santander Group that offer acquiring, including Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. It is expected that during 2020 more than 20,000 businesses will join this new payment platform. With the authorization of the regulator, …

Banco Santander Chile Announces the Filing of its Annual Report on Form 20-F With the United States Securities and Exchange Commission for Fiscal Year 2020

Banco Santander Chile (“Santander Chile” or the “Company”) (NYSE: BSAC; SSE: Bsantander) announced today that its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2020 (the “2020 Annual Report”) has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”).
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Banco Santander Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Banco Santander founded?

    Banco Santander was founded in 1857.

  • Who are Banco Santander key executives?

    Banco Santander's key executives are Ana Botín-Sanz de Sautuola y O'Shea, José Antonio Álvarez Álvarez and Bruce Carnegie-Brown.

  • How many employees does Banco Santander have?

    Banco Santander has 191,189 employees.

  • What is Banco Santander revenue?

    Latest Banco Santander annual revenue is €44.3 b.

  • What is Banco Santander revenue per employee?

    Latest Banco Santander revenue per employee is €231.6 k.

  • Who are Banco Santander competitors?

    Competitors of Banco Santander include Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA), Barclays and UBS.

  • Where is Banco Santander headquarters?

    Banco Santander headquarters is located at Av. Cantabria, Boadilla del Monte.

  • Where are Banco Santander offices?

    Banco Santander has offices in Boadilla del Monte, San Nicolás, Merelbeke, Santiago and in 19 other locations.

  • How many offices does Banco Santander have?

    Banco Santander has 23 offices.