Banque Cantonale Vaudoise

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Business Focus

regional retail and business banking

Founded in 1845, Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is a universal bank, providing retail and business banking products mainly to the canton residents (natural persons and legal entities). Traditionally for cantonal banks, Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is especially strong in savings and mortgage products. Unlike most of the cantonal banks, Banque Cantonale Vaudoise doesn't have any state guarantee of its liabilities.

Bank Category

Cantonal banks


retail banking
private banking
business banking

Area Served

mainly the canton


current accounts
debit cards
credit cards
savings accounts
time deposit accounts
pension plans
consumer loans
mortgage loans
investment funds
trade finance

International Transfers

SWIFT Transfers
SEPA Credit Transfers
SEPA Instant Transfers
SEPA Direct Debits

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Account Opening

Becoming a client of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise can be done in a few steps:

Visit bank branch

Due to regulatory requirements Banque Cantonale Vaudoise performs KYC/AML checks when establishing business relationships with a new client. While onboarding a private individual Banque Cantonale Vaudoise will ask him/her to provide the following documents: passport; proof of address. For corporate clients Banque Cantonale Vaudoise will ask to provide corporate documentation as well as information about controlling persons. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise may request additional documentation or information depending on the case. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise performs client's identity verification via branch visit.

Ways to Bank

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise delivers its products and services through both direct and indirect channels, namely:
online banking
mobile app

Common Shares

Listed Entity
Banque Cantonale Vaudoise
Stock Exchange
SIX Swiss ExchangeSIX Swiss Exchange (XSWX)

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Total Assets of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise
Annual_profit of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise
Market Share of Banque Cantonale Vaudoise
Total Assets (2019)
47,505.20 mln CHF  (+1.01%)
Annual Profit (2019)
362.90 mln CHF  (+3.78%)
Number of Employees (2015)
1,947  (+0.05%)

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is the 9th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2019 its total assets were 47 505,20 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 1.43%. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is the 2nd largest cantonal bank in Switzerland (out of 24 cantonal banks) having market share of 7.58% amongst the banks of this category. In 2019 the bank's annual profit was 362,90 mln CHF. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise had 1 947 employees in 2015.

Credit Ratings

Fitch: -
AA+, AA, AA-
A+, A, A-
BB+, BB, BB-
B+, B, B-
Moodys: A1
Aa1, Aa2, Aa3
A1, A2, A3
Baa1, Baa2, Baa3, Baa4
Ba1, Ba2, Ba3
B1, B2, B3
Caa1, Caa2, Caa3, Ca

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is rated by Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is A1 (upper medium grade).

Deposit Guarantee

Guarantee Fund
esisuisse – Deposit Insurance (ESI)esisuisse – Deposit Insurance (ESI)
Protected Amount
up to 100,000 CHF
Eligible Depositors
private individuals (Swiss and foreign)
legal entities (Swiss and foreign)
Covered Accounts
credit balances

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise 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. Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is a member of esisuisse – Deposit Insurance (ESI) and makes its contributions into it.


Place Saint-François 14, 1001, Lausanne, Switzerland
021 212 12 12

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is headquartered in Lausanne.

Social Networks

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise has profiles at the following social networks:

Bank Identifiers

Company Number

Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority
Reference Number

Banque Cantonale Vaudoise is authorized and supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (reference number CHE-105.934.376).

Bank History


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