Founded in 1899, Appenzeller Kantonalbank is a universal bank, providing retail and corporate banking products mainly to the canton residents (natural persons and legal entities). Traditionally for cantonal banks, Appenzeller Kantonalbank is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Like most of the cantonal banks, Appenzeller Kantonalbank has full state guarantee of its liabilities.
Appenzeller Kantonalbank is the 74th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2018 its total assets were 3 364,57 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.10%. Appenzeller Kantonalbank is the 22nd largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 0.56% amongst the banks of this category. In 2018 the bank's annual profit was 12,40 mln CHF. Appenzeller Kantonalbank had 76 employees in 2015.
Appenzeller Kantonalbank participates in the deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This deposit guarantee scheme applies to credit balances made by private individuals (Swiss and foreign), legal entities (Swiss and foreign) and covers up to up to 100,000 CHF per bank per depositor. Appenzeller Kantonalbank is a member of esisuisse – Deposit Insurance and makes its contributions into it.
Appenzeller Kantonalbank is headquartered in Appenzell.