BBVA (Suiza) SA

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) is one of the largest Spanish banks, operating as a global universal bank and offering retail, private, corporate and investment banking products and services to its customers. BBVA (Suiza) SA operates as a subsidiary of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (Spain).

BBVA (Suiza) SA is the 103rd largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 1 412,99 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.05%. BBVA (Suiza) SA is the 30th largest foreign-controlled bank in Switzerland (out of 81 banks) having market share of 0.57% amongst the banks of this category.

BBVA (Suiza) SA participates in deposit guarantee scheme of Switzerland. This scheme covers accounts up to 100 000 CHF per bank per depositor.

BBVA (Suiza) SA is headquartered in Zürich.

Address
Zeltweg 63, 8021, Zürich, Switzerland
P.O. Box
3930
Phone
044 265 95 11
Fax
044 265 98 91
Member of Group
 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (Spain)
Bank Category
Foreign-controlled banks
Start Date
1984
Total Assets (2016)
1 412.99 mln CHF  (+24.66%)
Number of Employees (2016)
122  (+4.27%)
Deposit Guarantee
100 000 CHF
BIC (SWIFT)
BBVACHZZXXX
Company Number
CHE-103.151.630

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2016)
1 412.99 mln CHF  (+24.66%)
Assets Under Management (2016)
5 303.10 mln CHF  (+6.10%)

In 2016 total assets of BBVA (Suiza) SA were 1 412.99 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 24.66%. The evolution of the total assets of BBVA (Suiza) SA is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of BBVA (Suiza) SA. Chart 1. Total Assets of BBVA (Suiza) SA.

In 2016 assets under management of BBVA (Suiza) SA were 5 303.10 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 6.10%. The evolution of the assets under management of BBVA (Suiza) SA is shown at Chart 2 below.

Assets Under Management of BBVA (Suiza) SA. Chart 2. Assets Under Management of BBVA (Suiza) SA.

Profit and Loss

Gross Profit (2016)
13.60 mln CHF  (-25.27%)
Annual Profit (2016)
10.90 mln CHF  (+26.74%)

In 2016 gross profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA was 13.60 mln CHF. Decline compared to the previous period (2015) was -25.27%. The evolution of the gross profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA is shown at Chart 3 below.

Gross Profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA. Chart 3. Gross Profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA.

Recent changes in gross profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA and its main components are shown in Table 1.

2015 2016 % change
Net Interest Income 14.5 13.5 -6.90%
Net Commission Income 38.6 35.8 -7.25%
Net Income from Trading Operations 4.4 2.5 -43.18%
Net Income from Banking Operations 56.6 52.0 -8.13%
Gross Profit 18.2 13.6 -25.27%
Table 1. Recent changes in gross profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA (mln CHF).

In 2016 annual profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA was 10.90 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2015) was 26.74%. The evolution of the annual profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA is shown at Chart 4 below.

Annual Profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA. Chart 4. Annual Profit of BBVA (Suiza) SA.

Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
103rd (market share 0.05%)

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 BBVA (Suiza) SA 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 BBVA (Suiza) SA and its components are shown in the table below.

BIC  BBVACHZZXXX
Bank BIC Code  BBVA
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-103.151.630