Habib Bank AG Zürich

Habib Bank Zurich (HBZ) was established in Switzerland in 1967. Habib Bank Zurich provides corporate, personal, private, and correspondent banking products, and offers highly personalised service through its international network of branches, subsidiaries and affiliates. Habib Bank Zurich is a member of Habib Group (Pakistan).

Bank Category
Foreign-controlled banks

Habib Bank AG Zürich is the 57th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets. In 2016 its total assets were 5 011,26 mln CHF, providing the bank with the market share of 0.16%. Habib Bank AG Zürich is the 14th largest foreign-controlled bank in Switzerland (out of 81 banks) having market share of 2.02% amongst the banks of this category.

Rank in Switzerland
57th largest bank

Total Assets (2016)
5 011.26 mln CHF  (-7.61%)
Number of Employees (2016)
5 073  (-0.16%)

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

Habib Bank AG Zürich is headquartered in Zürich.

Address
Weinbergstrasse 59, 8035, Zürich, Switzerland
P.O. Box
303
Phone
044 269 45 00
Fax
044 269 45 35
BIC (SWIFT)
HBZUCHZZXXX
Company Number
CHE-105.951.914
Founded
1967

Financial Positions

Total Assets (2016)
5 011.26 mln CHF  (-7.61%)
Assets Under Management (2016)
0.00 CHF

In 2016 total assets of Habib Bank AG Zürich were 5 011.26 mln CHF. Decline compared to the previous period (2015) was -7.61%. The evolution of the total assets of Habib Bank AG Zürich is shown at Chart 1 below.

Total Assets of Habib Bank AG Zürich. Chart 1. Total Assets of Habib Bank AG Zürich.

In 2016 assets under management of Habib Bank AG Zürich were 0.00 CHF. Decline compared to the previous period (2014) was -100.00%. The evolution of the assets under management of Habib Bank AG Zürich is shown at Chart 2 below.

Assets Under Management of Habib Bank AG Zürich. Chart 2. Assets Under Management of Habib Bank AG Zürich.

Profit and Loss

Gross Profit (2016)
123.10 mln CHF  (-45.56%)
Annual Profit (2016)
92.40 mln CHF  (+19.07%)

In 2016 gross profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich was 123.10 mln CHF. Decline compared to the previous period (2014) was -45.56%. The evolution of the gross profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich is shown at Chart 3 below.

Gross Profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich. Chart 3. Gross Profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich.

Recent changes in gross profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich and its main components are shown in Table 1.

2014 2016 % change
Net Interest Income 209.5 199.0 -5.01%
Net Commission Income 75.6 76.3 +0.93%
Net Income from Trading Operations 104.5 57.3 -45.17%
Net Income from Banking Operations 404.5 333.8 -17.48%
Gross Profit 226.1 123.1 -45.56%
Table 1. Recent changes in gross profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich (mln CHF).

In 2016 annual profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich was 92.40 mln CHF. Growth compared to the previous period (2014) was 19.07%. The evolution of the annual profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich is shown at Chart 4 below.

Annual Profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich. Chart 4. Annual Profit of Habib Bank AG Zürich.

Market Position and Market Share (among banks in Switzerland)

Total Assets (2016)
57th (market share 0.16%)

In 2016 Habib Bank AG Zürich was the 57th largest bank in Switzerland in terms of total assets, having 0.16% of market share.

Market share of Habib Bank AG Zürich Chart 5. Market share of Habib Bank AG Zürich

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

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket Share
56 Glarner Kantonalbank5278.92 mln CHF0.17%
57 Habib Bank AG Zürich5011.26 mln CHF0.16%
58 Banca Popolare di Sondrio (Suisse) SA5006.38 mln CHF0.16%
 

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

BIC  HBZUCHZZXXX
Bank BIC Code  HBZU
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-105.951.914

European Presence: 3 banks in 2 countries

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

Switzerland

  •  (this bank) Habib Bank AG Zürich (Zürich)

United Kingdom