Founded in 1884, Glarner 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, Glarner Kantonalbank is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Like most of the cantonal banks, Glarner Kantonalbank has full state guarantee of its liabilities.
Glarner Kantonalbank is the 51st largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2017 its total assets were 5 640,51 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.17%. Glarner Kantonalbank is the 19th largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 0.98% amongst the banks of this category. In 2017 the bank's annual profit was 20,01 mln CHF. Glarner Kantonalbank had 167 employees in 2015.
Glarner Kantonalbank is headquartered in Glarus.