The Bankinter team in Albufeira (from left to right): João Lopes (Albufeira Branch Director), Filipe Alfarrobinha (Business Manager), Carla Mateus (Relationship Manager), Paulo Drummond Martins (Account Manager) and Sandra Patrício (Senior Relationship Manager)

Our branch offers a team of experienced professionals, who provide a close service with the utmost appropriate solutions for each individual client. Being in Albufeira one of the most touristic destinations in Algarve, we support a very international clientele. In what concerns corporate clients, we highlight the support given in terms of exports and imports.

What are the main solutions and services that Bankinter offers to private clients in Albufeira?

We emphasize our bank account solution “Conta Mais Ordenado” which has been distinguished with the Five Star Award in 2022, for the fourth time in five years, which can be opened 100% online. For further information please visit

Mortgage Credit is one of Bankinter's most visible solutions for families in Albufeira. Currently, Bankinter offers very competitive conditions with floating rates and fixed rates for clients who prefer to protect themselves against rising of interest rates. Clients can also opt for a 100% online Mortgage Credit process. In addition the client is able to find a mortgage simulator at, and also all additional information necessary.

Equally important is the tailormade service on Financial Investment Consultancy, which, by carrying out an assessment of each client profile, allowing Bankinter to recommend the investments that are best suited for each situation, in particular Bankinter PPR Funds, managed by Bankinter's Asset Management team.

Through our Premier service, clients can benefit from tailormade support from experienced managers, receiving support in planning their financial life and investment decisions, as well as being able to access all the advantages of the “Bankinter Premier Family” service.

For Clients with relevant financial wealth management need, Bankinter offers Private Banking managers with high levels of training and experience in this type of service, who develop customized solutions, in an integrated way.

And for companies?

Bankinter offers “Conta Relação BK Empresas”. This account has a wide range of products and management services for day-to-day basis, including cashflow management and payment solutions, with the possibility of being exempted of bank management fees.

Bankinter highlight “Crédito Multilinha”, a unique solution on the market, which grants the client, through a single contract, the access and management of credit limits and types.

For exporting companies, we provide the International Business Platform, which allows the client to autonomously manage operations in the foreign markets.

We are aware of the needs of companies and the opportunities created by European financing lines, such as the Recovery and Resilience Plan as well as Portugal 2030. Bankinter has joined forces with specialized consultants to support access to such funds. The goal is to support companies preparing and monitoring the application processes, guiding them to financing solutions that best fit their projects. Clients interested in finding out more about the funds can contact the agency team, who will forward them to our consulting business partners.

In addition to the services provided by the Albufeira branch, Bankinter provides several online services

In order to make the day-to-day life of our Clients easier, Bankinter has promoted greater digital proximity, providing technological and innovative solutions, such as opening an account online, by video call, or Digital Mortage Credit, which only requires the presence of the client for the signature of the deed. These services guarantee greater efficiency and less bureaucracy, without jeopardizing a tailormade support.

João Lopes (Albufeira Branch Director)

What distinguishes Bankinter from other banks?

Operating in Spain for 56 years and 6 in Portugal, Bankinter has been one of the most solid financial institutions on the market. In the European Banking Authority latest stress test, Bankinter positioned itself as the most resilient bank in Spain and the third best in Europe. Regularly evaluated by the main rating agencies and qualified as investment grade, Bankinter is part of the exclusive group of institutions listed in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, integrating the Top 10 worldwide banks with the best management in terms of environmental, social and governance criteria.

In its annual ranking, Forbes Magazine ranked Bankinter among the best banks in the world, an award that makes our team extremely proud and helps to motivate us continuing to strive to do more and better.

Bankinter has also been awarded for the quality of its services, products, and solutions, including the Conta Mais Ordenado and Mortgage Credit

This recognition is due to Clients’ confidence in Bankinter for supporting them in their family and business projects. The trust of clients is our proudest achievement and is the result of the professionalism of our employees who ensure a close and distinctive service. We emphasize the fact that Bankinter Portugal is being recognized for the second consecutive year as Top Employer, a certification awarded by the Top Employers Institute for the excellence in people’s management practices.

Where can we find Bankinter in Portugal?

Bankinter has 81 branches, four Private Banking Centres, 10 Centers dedicated to Companies and two Corporate Centres. Albufeira branch is located at Rua do Município, Lote 31, in front of the Hotel Paraíso. You can also contact us by email ( or telephone (289 510 420).