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Facts and figures

The Cooperative Financial Network comprises 875 local cooperative banks, a central bank, specialized service providers, and specialized institutions. It is one of the largest banking groups in Germany and a major player in the German economy. The following charts provide an overview of the Network's most important financial and structural data.


March 20, 2020

Number of ATMs since 1994

Chart revealing the change in the number of ATMs in Germany as a whole and those of the local cooperative banks.

April 29, 2020

Number of people employed in cooperative banks

Chart showing the number of people employed in the banking business at the German cooperative banks (including Sparda banks and PSD banks) from 1990 to the end of 2019.

July 10, 2019

Annual consolidated financial statements of the Cooperative Financial Network for 2018

Figures on the annual consolidated financial statements of the Volksbanken Raiffeisenbanken Cooperative Financial Network for 2018. The numbers relate to the Network as a consolidated entity, consisting of 875 independent cooperative banks, the DZ BANK Group and Münchener Hypothekenbank.



€985 billion is the sum of the local cooperative banks' total assets.

18,6 million

members have placed their trust in the local cooperative banks.



841 is the number of local cooperative banks.




140,000 people work for the local cooperative banks.



BVR - Jul 3, 2014 12:00:00 PM