Founded in 1834, Berner Kantonalbank AG is a universal bank, providing retail and corporate banking products mainly to the canton residents (natural persons and legal entities). Traditionally for cantonal banks, Berner Kantonalbank AG is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Unlike most of the cantonal banks, Berner Kantonalbank AG doesn't have any state guarantee of its liabilities.
Berner Kantonalbank AG is the 15th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 29 298,09 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.90%. Berner Kantonalbank AG is the 5th largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 5.09% amongst the banks of this category. In 2017 the bank's annual profit was 137,43 mln CHF. Berner Kantonalbank AG had 1 091 employees in 2015.
Berner Kantonalbank AG is rated by Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Aa1 (high grade).
Berner Kantonalbank AG is headquartered in Bern.