Swiss banks are not limited to any particular segment of finance, and provide various services: housekeeping accounts, mortgages, loans, investments... When you open a bank account, a contact expert is assigned to you for taking care of all your needs.

Banking in Switzerland is divided into the following categories:

  1. Retail banking: Raiffeisen (The Raiffeisen maestro card gives free entrance in all swiss Museum!), PostFinance.
  2. Cantonal banks, which generally have limited international exposure and are state-owned
  3. Large international banks (Credit Suisse and UBS)
  4. private banks

All information you can need are described in the web site Swissbanking or: (only in German). Note that you ca consult also independent asset managers to care of your investiments!

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