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wealth management

Founded in 1873 in Switzerland, BSI Bank is an international bank specializing in wealth management. In February 2016, EFG International announced its intentions to acquire BSI Bank. In April 2017, the integration of BSI SA’s Swiss business into EFG Bank AG, a 100% subsidiary of EFG International was completed.

Bank Category

Foreign-controlled banks


Total Assets of BSI SA
Annual_profit of BSI SA
Market Share of BSI SA
Total Assets (2016)
12,956.31 mln CHF  (-29.15%)
Annual Profit (2014)
2.30 mln CHF
Number of Employees (2014)
1,928  (-3.09%)

BSI SA was the 39th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 12 956,31 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.42%. BSI SA was the 6th largest foreign-controlled bank in Switzerland (out of 81 foreign-controlled banks) having market share of 5.23% amongst the banks of this category. In 2014 the bank's annual profit was 2,30 mln CHF. BSI SA had 1 928 employees in 2014.

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

BSI SA 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. BSI SA is a member of esisuisse – Deposit Insurance (ESI) and makes its contributions into it.


6901, Lugano, Switzerland
091 809 31 11

BSI SA was headquartered in Lugano.

Bank Identifiers

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Bank Supervision

Supervised By
Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority

BSI SA was authorized and supervised by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority.

Bank History


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