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About Bank Fundamental Financial Data on Fitch Connect 

Fitch Connect provides access to the most comprehensive bank financial data set available in the market. Used by the world’s leading banks and financial institutions to identify risk indicators across developed and emerging markets. 


Key Highlights 

Peer Comparability 

Conduct multi-bank analysis with standardised financial data on more than 36,000 banks across 200 countries and territories. Access up to 30 years’ of historical financial data standardised across currencies, local accounting standards and reporting frequencies 

In-dept financial statements 

Analyse data at a granular level. Data records include of up to 550 data points per bank, 50 pre-calculated ratios including key regulatory ratios such as the Basel III Leverage Ratio, Liquidity Coverage Ratio and Net Stable Funding Ratio, and original source filings 


Fitch Connect Training Videos 

Introduction to Bank Fundamental Financials on Fitch Connect    

How to Download Financial Data of Banks from a Chosen Country

Introduction to Bank Financial Data on Fitch Connect  

How To Download Bank Financial Data from your Selected Banks 

Fitch Connect's Excel Add-In Template Tutorial  (for up to 30 years Historical Data)


Referencing FitchConnect

Fitch Solutions, the database provider, requires that:

  • You acknowledge Fitch Solutions as the source
  • You include the URL (web address) of the page containing the data

See your referencing guide for further advice.

How to install and use the FitchConnect Add-in

For more help using the Add-in, please email

The Banks Fundamentals History template is now available from the Fitch Connect Excel Add-In.

This new template allows users to quickly and easily pull large amounts of historical data for up to 5000 banks with up to 30 years of historical data. The new excel add-in template is available for download from the Template Library on your Fitch Connect Excel Add-in

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