UBS Switzerland AG

UBS Switzerland AG was established in 2015 to improve the resolvability of UBS Group in response to regulatory requirements. UBS AG's Retail & Corporate and Wealth Management businesses in Switzerland were transferred to newly founded UBS Switzerland AG.

Contacts 
    Address  Bahnhofstrasse 45, 8098, Zürich, Switzerland
    Phone  044 234 11 11
Member of Group   UBS (Switzerland)
Bank Category  Big banks
Start Date  2015
Financial Positions
    Total Assets (2015)  285.18 bln CHF
Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)
    Total Assets (2015)  3rd (market share 9.44%)
Deposit Guarantee  Yes (up to 100 000 CHF per depositor)
Bank Identifiers
    BIC (SWIFT)  UBSWCHZH80A
    Company Number  CHE-412.669.376
European Presence  17 banks in 11 countries

Financial Positions

In 2015 total assets of UBS Switzerland AG were 285.18 bln CHF.

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee Schemes compensate certain deposits held by depositors of a bank that becomes unable to meet its obligations.

All credit institutions operating in Switzerland are obliged to participate in Swiss deposit guarantee scheme.

In the case of UBS Switzerland AG failure, eligible depositors having covered accounts in this bank will be paid out the following compensation:

Eligible Depositors  private individuals, commercial enterprises and public-sector offices
Covered Accounts  credit balances (e.g. personal accounts, savings accounts, investment accounts, salary accounts, numbered accounts, deposit accounts and current accounts)
Covered Currencies  all
Maximum Protected Amount  100 000 CHF
Paid In Currency  CHF

Further Information: Deposit Guarantee Scheme in Switzerland

Bank Identifiers

Any bank can be identified for different purposes and hence can have several different identifiers.

BIC

BIC (Business Identifier Code, also known as SWIFT code or SWIFT BIC) is a the mostly used international identifier of financial institutions. SWIFT is the registration authority for BICs. BICs are used in financial transactions, client and counterparty data bases, compliance documents and many others.

A BIC consists of eight or eleven characters, comprising a financial institution code (four characters), a country code (two characters), a location code (two characters) and, optionally, a branch code (three characters).

BIC of UBS Switzerland AG and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  UBSWCHZH80A
Bank BIC Code  UBSW
Country Code  CH (Switzerland)
Location Code  ZH
Branch Code  80A

Company Registration Number

Company Registration Number is a distinctive code issued upon registration of a new company. This code can be used to find data about the company in a national company register.

Company Number  CHE-412.669.376

European Presence

This bank operates in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:

Cayman Islands

France

Germany

Italy

Jersey

Monaco

Netherlands

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

United Kingdom

Related Information on Switzerland

  Economy and Banking Sector of Switzerland

  List of Banks in Switzerland

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