Bernerland Bank AG

Established in 1859 Bernerland Bank AG is a savings bank, focused on providing retail banking products and services (mortgages and corporate loans, customer savings and deposits) to local residents.

Bank Category
Regional banks and savings banks

Bernerland Bank AG is the 97th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 1 562,03 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.05%. Bernerland Bank AG is the 11th largest regional bank and savings bank in Switzerland (out of 62 banks) having market share of 1.34% amongst the banks of this category.

Rank in Switzerland
97th largest bank

Total Assets (2016)
1 562.03 mln CHF  (+4.28%)

Bernerland Bank AG participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 CHF per bank per depositor.

Bernerland Bank AG is headquartered in Sumiswald.

Kirchgasse 2, 3454, Sumiswald, Switzerland
P.O. Box
034 432 37 37
034 432 37 54
Company Number

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2016)
1 562.03 mln CHF  (+4.28%)

In 2016 total assets of Bernerland Bank AG were 1 562.03 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 4.28%. The evolution of the total assets of Bernerland Bank AG is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Bernerland Bank AG.

Chart 1. Total Assets of Bernerland Bank AG.

Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
97th (market share 0.05%)

In 2016 Bernerland Bank AG was the 97th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets, having 0.05% of market share.

Market share of Bernerland Bank AG

Chart 2. Market share of Bernerland Bank AG

Several banks with market shares closest to Bernerland Bank AG are shown below.

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
96 Alternative Bank Schweiz AG1654.44 mln CHF0.05%
97 Bernerland Bank AG1562.03 mln CHF0.05%
98 Banque Cramer & Cie SA1551.23 mln CHF0.05%

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
Yes (up to 100 000 CHF per depositor)

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 Bernerland Bank 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

Bank Identifiers

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


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 Bernerland Bank AG and its components are shown in the table below.

Bank BIC Code  RBAB
Country Code  CH (Switzerland)
Location Code  22
Branch Code  313

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-105.974.772