Bangkok Bank Public Co. Ltd.


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Jan 22, 2018
Market cap:
Market cap(USD):
Shares: 1,908.84M

Currency in THB

Company profile

Market(Ticker): BKK(BBL)
Regional Banks
Full time employees: --

Business summary

Bangkok Bank Public Co. Ltd. engages in the provision of commercial banking services. It operates through the following business segments: Domestic Banking, International Banking, Investment Banking, and Others. The Domestic Banking segment provides loans, deposits, trade finance, remittances and payments, electronic services, credit cards, debit cards, and related other financial services. The International Banking segment includes financial services through overseas branches and subsidiaries. The Investment Banking segment comprises project services, corporate finance services, financial advisory services, securities business services, business strategic management by trading financial instruments including liquidity management of the bank. The Others segment relates to the fund management services, securities services, assets management services and others, including operating expenses not allocated to operating segments. The company was founded by Chin Sophonpanich on November 20, 1944 and is headquartered in Bangkok, Thailand.

Company background

Bangkok Bank is Thailand's largest commercial bank and one of the largest regional banks in Southeast Asia with total assets of around $75 billion. It operates more than 1,200 branches.

The bank was established in 1944 by ethnic Chinese Chin Sophonpanich starting from two shop houses in Bangkok's Chinatown. Chin's second son, Chatri, who was the bank's president from 1980 to 1992, put the bank on a fast growth track. Chatri is currently the bank's chairman, his eldest son Chartsiri has been president since 1994.

The bank has been expanding abroad since 1954 when it opened its first overseas branch in Hong Kong. Branches in Tokyo and Singapore followed. Currently, Bangkok Bank has around 30 branches in more than 10 countries and regions. It has an especially strong presence in China, where it has branches in major cities such as Shanghai and Beijing.

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Financial highlights

Dec 2017

  • Local currency
  • US Dollar
Revenue 158,852.78M
Gross profit --
Operating income 39,749.50M
Income before tax 40,945.56M
Net income 33,008.71M
Diluted EPS --
Dividends per share --
Total assets 3,076.31B
Total liabilities 2,674.30B
Total equity 401,723.61M
Operating cash flow --

Currency in THB

Revenue 4,681.29M
Gross profit --
Operating income 1,171.39M
Income before tax 1,206.64M
Net income 972.74M
Diluted EPS --
Dividends per share --
Total assets 94,394.30M
Total liabilities 82,059.01M
Total equity 12,326.59M
Operating cash flow --

Currency in USD

Valuation measures

Dec 2017

PER 11.68
ROA 1.09%
ROE 8.45%
Operating margin 25.02%
Profit margin 20.77%

Key executive

  • President & Executive Director: Chartsiri Sophonpanich
  • EVP, Manager-Accounting & Finance Division: Benjaporn Prisuwanna
  • Senior Executive VP & Manager-Technology Division: Suteera Sripaibulya
  • Executive Director & Senior Executive VP: Suvarn Thansathit
  • Executive Director & Senior EVP: Chansak Fuangfu

Share holders

  • Social Security Office of Thailand(2.8%)
  • Bangkok Insurance Public Co., Ltd. (Investment Portfolio)(1.7%)
  • BBL Asset Management Co., Ltd.(1.5%)
  • Government Savings Bank of Thailand (Investment Portfolio)(0.7%)
  • Norges Bank Investment Management(0.6%)
  • Swai-Prapas & Butra Co., Ltd.(0.5%)
  • Bangkok Life Assurance Public Co., Ltd. (Investment Portfolio)(0.5%)
  • Chatrian Holding Co. Ltd.(0.5%)
  • Selangor Holdings, Inc.(0.5%)


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  • Address: 333 Silom Road, Bangrak, Bangkok, 10500, Thailand
  • Phone: +

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