Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.

Address
place de Longemalle 10-12, 1204, Genève, Switzerland
P.O. Box
2023
Phone
022 715 12 11
Bank Category
Foreign-controlled banks
Start Date
1962
Total Assets (2015)
3 239.47 mln CHF  (+7.39%)
Number of Employees (2015)
110  (+15.82%)
Deposit Guarantee
100 000 CHF
BIC (SWIFT)
ARBSCHZZXXX
Company Number
CHE-105.952.629

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2015)
3 239.47 mln CHF  (+7.39%)
Assets Under Management (2015)
3 193.90 mln CHF  (+6.70%)

In 2015 total assets of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. were 3 239.47 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2014) was 7.39%. The evolution of the total assets of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.. Chart 1. Total Assets of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd..

In 2015 assets under management of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. were 3 193.90 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2014) was 6.70%. The evolution of the assets under management of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. is shown at Chart 2 below.

Assets Under Management of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.. Chart 2. Assets Under Management of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd..

Profit and Loss

Gross Profit (2015)
21.60 mln CHF  (+2.37%)
Annual Profit (2015)
12.90 mln CHF  (+8.40%)

In 2015 gross profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. was 21.60 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2014) was 2.37%. The evolution of the gross profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. is shown at Chart 3 below.

Gross Profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.. Chart 3. Gross Profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd..

Recent changes in gross profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. and its main components are shown in Table 1.

2014 2015 % change
Net Interest Income 22.0 22.2 +0.91%
Net Commission Income 23.6 23.4 -0.85%
Net Income from Trading Operations 7.3 10.8 +47.95%
Net Income from Banking Operations 55.4 58.5 +5.60%
Gross Profit 21.1 21.6 +2.37%
Table 1. Recent changes in gross profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. (mln CHF).

In 2015 annual profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. was 12.90 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2014) was 8.40%. The evolution of the annual profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. is shown at Chart 4 below.

Annual Profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd.. Chart 4. Annual Profit of Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd..

Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2015)
73rd (market share 0.11%)

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 Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. 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

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 Arab Bank (Switzerland) Ltd. and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  ARBSCHZZXXX
Bank BIC Code  ARBS
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-105.952.629