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Open Swiss Bank Account

Open Bank account at Swiss Cantonal Bank BEKB|BCBE Bank.
Swiss Cantonal BEKB|BCBE Bank.
For opening an account, you have to contact bank manager account representative at
BEKB | BCBE Bern-Bundesplatz
Bundesplatz 8  
3001 Bern Schweiz  
Tel. 031 666 11 11
Fax 031 666 60 40  
Postkonto: 30-106-9
BC Nummer: 790

UBS – Credit Suisse

UBS and Credit Suisse
requires initial deposit up to $100,000 depending on country of residence, initial deposit may be higher. In order to get pre-approval you have to contact Bank directly and one representative will get back to you.

You can contact either by telephone number calling at Bank in Swiss or by contact website. Below you have the contact information:

Credit Suisse: Accounts and Products Private Clients Tel.: +41 848 880 840
Contact form:
Open an account online Website:

UBS: Accounts and Products Private Clients Tel.: + 41-848-848 064
Contact form:
Website: If you plan to deposit up to $1 Million we recommend you to contact Swiss private banker Pictet & Cie Founded in

Private Banks
Geneva in 1805, Pictet is today one of Switzerland's largest private bankers. Tel. +41 58 323 23 23
Contact form:

Opening an Account with a Local Bank for Students
Most banks offer free accounts with special benefits for students who are 30 or younger. You will be asked to show your
passport and your student card, and usually they also want to see your residence permit. However, they are not always strict and you might just visit several branches and try your luck.
Some well-known banks which provide special offers for students are:

Paradeplatz 6, 8001 Zürich (student account “UBS Campus”)

Credit Suisse
Paradeplatz 8, 8001 Zürich (student account “Academica”)

Zürcher Kantonalbank
Bahnhofstrasse 9, 8001 Zürich (student account “Bildung plus”)

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