Bank Vontobel AG

Founded in 1924, Vontobel Group is an internationally-oriented Swiss private bank and is headquartered in Zurich.

Vontobel specializes in asset management for sophisticated private and institutional clients, as well as partners. It serves its clients via three business units: Private Banking, Investment Banking and Asset Management & Investment Funds.

Bank Category
Stock exchange banks

Bank Vontobel AG is the 38th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 13 408,10 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.43%. Bank Vontobel AG is the 5th largest stock exchange bank in Switzerland (out of 43 banks) having market share of 5.93% amongst the banks of this category.

Rank in Switzerland
38th largest bank

Total Assets (2016)
13 408.10 mln CHF  (+10.56%)

Bank Vontobel AG is rated by Moody's. Long-term credit rating assigned to the bank by Moody's is Aa3 (high grade). Bank Vontobel AG participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 CHF per bank per depositor.

Bank Vontobel AG is headquartered in Zürich.

Gotthardstrasse 43, 8022, Zürich, Switzerland
044 283 71 11
Company Number

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2016)
13 408.10 mln CHF  (+10.56%)

In 2016 total assets of Bank Vontobel AG were 13 408.10 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 10.56%. The evolution of the total assets of Bank Vontobel AG is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Bank Vontobel AG.

Chart 1. Total Assets of Bank Vontobel AG.

Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
38th (market share 0.43%)

In 2016 Bank Vontobel AG was the 38th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets, having 0.43% of market share.

Market share of Bank Vontobel AG

Chart 2. Market share of Bank Vontobel AG

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

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
37 ING Belgique, Bruxelles, succursale de Genève13986.21 mln CHF0.45%
38 Bank Vontobel AG13408.10 mln CHF0.43%
39 BSI SA12956.31 mln CHF0.42%

Credit Ratings (as of Apr 2016)

Fitch Moody's
- (not rated) Aa3 (high grade)

Credit Rating is an opinion of a credit rating agency about credit worthiness of a company or a government. Bank Vontobel AG is rated by Moody's.

Credit ratings assigned to Bank Vontobel AG as of April 2016 are shown in details in the following sections.


Long-term rating for Bank Vontobel AG it is set to Aa3 (high grade). Long-term bank deposit rating is Aa3 (high grade). Bank financial strength rating is a2. Short-term rating is not assigned.

Long-Term Rating  Aa3
Long-Term Bank Deposit Rating  Aa3
Bank Financial Strength Rating  a2
Short-Term Rating  -
Outlook  stable

Outlook for the ratings of Bank Vontobel AG is set to stable (not likely to change).

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 Bank Vontobel 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


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

Bank BIC Code  VONT
Country Code  CH (Switzerland)
Location Code  ZZ
Branch Code  XXX

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-105.840.858

European Presence: 4 banks in 4 countries

This bank operates in the following European countries and selected dependent territories of the European countries:




  •  (this bank) Bank Vontobel AG (Zürich)

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