BBVA in Switzerland

Which portfolios should an investor buy right now?

Which portfolios should an investor buy right now?

At the moment, there is a large universe of portfolios and investing options and a major economic imbalances as well, so which portfolios should an investor buy right now? Nowadays, it is vital to ensure that your investments are managed efficiently.

Follow up with the market news online

Follow up with the market news online

The new Markets section is accessible from the homepage of www.bbva.ch. With a single click, you can access a complete panel of shares, stock indices, currencies and major market movements.

Educational opportunities from home

Educational opportunities from home

In the last months, many people around the world have been forced to work from home. The "stay at home" phenomenon has given people the opportunity to organise their time between work and leisure in a way they could not do before, because of their day-to-day pace of activities. For many, this period at home has also become an opportunity for educating themselves.

BBVA in Switzerland annual report: 2019

BBVA in Switzerland annual report: 2019

BBVA in Switzerland (thereafter BBVA SA or the Bank) closed a successful 2019, a year in which we grew and continued to transform ourselves in order to meet clients' needs and ensure we stay relevant to them in the future with a compiling value proposition for managing their wealth. As we look ahead, our client-centric business model, combined with strong investment advisory capabilities and disciplined cost management, will be key for achieving sustainable growth.

Introducing the online request service for account opening

Introducing the online request service for account opening

Video identification and digital signatures are more necessary than ever in this new normal. In the wake of the social distancing measures introduced to halt the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, BBVA Switzerland has become closer to customers and is using technology to digitise the process for opening accounts.

Opening an account in a bank abroad: frequently asked questions

Opening an account in a bank abroad: frequently asked questions

Given the growing number of people who are interested in opening an account in Switzerland, we have decided to present answers to some of the most frequently asked questions we receive on this matter.

Home office: tips to stay productive

Home office: tips to stay productive

Many people have had to adapt their usual routines to work from home due to the coronavirus. In the past, working from home was an added benefit; today, it has become a necessity for many employees in the financial sector

What's the minimum amount to open an account in a private bank in Switzerland?

What's the minimum amount to open an account in a private bank in Switzerland?

Opening a bank account in Switzerland is a simple procedure. Not only complies with every international legislation but also offers excellent advantages by diversifying your savings in a neutral and stable country with a triple-A (AAA) rating. 

BBVA in Switzerland operates with complete normality

BBVA in Switzerland operates with complete normality

BBVA in Switzerland operates normally after having activated the contingency plans in response to coronavirus 'COVID-19'. According to the recommendations of the Swiss Federal Council and the Zurich cantonal authority, the entity has implemented several preventive measures among the employees to avoid the risk of contagion.

Digitalization and sustainability in private banking

Digitalization and sustainability in private banking

On Wednesday, March 4, BBVA organised an event in Zürich about digitalization and sustainability.

Horse racing in the Swiss Alps

Horse racing in the Swiss Alps

When the cold and snow arrive in St. Moritz, a small and quiet town of around 5,000 inhabitants located in the Swiss Alps, the city changes itself. One of the most critical events in Switzerland's luxury calendar arrives the White Turf, a horse-racing meeting on the city's frozen lake.

BBVA in Switzerland wins an award at Private Banking International ceremony 2019

BBVA in Switzerland wins an award at Private Banking International ceremony 2019

The British magazine 'Private Banker International', belonging to Verdict publishing house, awards BBVA in the category "Outstanding Customer Relationship Service and Engagement 2019", at the annual ceremony held in Zurich

BBVA is participating in the fourth edition of the Swiss Private Banking awards 2019

BBVA is participating in the fourth edition of the Swiss Private Banking awards 2019

Swiss Private Banking is meeting for the fourth consecutive year at the annual 'Private Banking & Wealth Management: Switzerland 2019'

Swiss Private Banking: Financing alternatives for reinvestment

Swiss Private Banking: Financing alternatives for reinvestment

With an almost centennial trajectory, the history of private banking in Switzerland is synonymous with excellence. It is characterized by its stability, reliability, security and knowledge.

BBVA in its commitment against Breast Cancer

BBVA in its commitment against Breast Cancer

BBVA Switzerland took part in the 2019 Pink Ribbon charity run, demonstrating once again its commitment to combating breast cancer.

The financing of life insurance premiums

The financing of life insurance premiums

These international insurances have a double component of savings and insurance so that the premiums paid have a return that is used in part by the insurer to guarantee the payment

Discover BBVA's digital ambassadors in Switzerland

Discover BBVA's digital ambassadors in Switzerland

BBVA Switzerland Digital Ambassadors: a group of technically-trained collaborators to support and advise internal and external clients in all matters related to the digital solutions

BBVA Switzerland released the 2018 annual report

BBVA Switzerland released the 2018 annual report

2018 has been a positive year for BBVA Switzerland since we were able to attract new customers and forge ahead with our digital transformation strategy.

Is it as important to have cash as profitable investments?

Is it as important to have cash as profitable investments?

Having cash available can, at certain times, be as important as making secure and profitable investments. The need for cash can be key to the future of the family's wealth.

White Turf 2019: A date with horses and snow in Switzerland

White Turf 2019: A date with horses and snow in Switzerland

For the fifth consecutive year, BBVA in Switzerland – the BBVA Group’s International Private Banking unit based in Switzerland – is organising a special Alpine event with horses and snow during the Swiss winter.

What are profitable and socially responsible bonds?

What are profitable and socially responsible bonds?

At BBVA Switzerland, we are conscious that our main mission is to safeguard our clients' wealth, but this objective is not incompatible with maintaining our commitment to a sustainable future. What are profitable and socially responsible bonds?

BBVA Open Talent awards entrepreneurs in Switzerland

BBVA Open Talent awards entrepreneurs in Switzerland

The country's Open Talent Final at the Zurich Impact Hub in the trendy Zurich West district went as punctually as Swiss clockwork.  Jointly organized with Seedstars and Open Innovation, Switzerland's first ever edition of the event was a success in terms of turnout and certainly lived up to all the hype. Entrepreneurship, enthusiasm and innovation pervaded throughout event, which was evident during the final project lunch, where attendees had a moment to share their impressions and ideas.

Welcome to the first swiss edition of BBVA Open Talks

Welcome to the first swiss edition of BBVA Open Talks

Besides a themed keynote panel, five of Switzerland’s best fintech startups will feature the swiss round of BBVA Open Talent 2018, competing for all-inclusive trips to BBVA Open Summit Madrid, Mexico (roadshow with high executives from the bank) and the opportunity to do an innovation pilot with the spanish bank.

Consequences of the monetary policy of the Federal Reserve

Consequences of the monetary policy of the Federal Reserve

Only a few months ago we commented on the process of increases in reference rates by the Federal Reserve of the United States and how this process can affect the economy and the financial markets. It may be interesting to return to the subject given the situation of some countries and the dynamics of the global economy in recent weeks.

What is private banking in Switzerland?

What is private banking in Switzerland?

Have you ever asked yourself what private banking is? Or why Swiss banking is so famous? BBVA's employees in Switzerland reveal the opportunities already enjoyed by our customers.

BBVA in Switzerland invites you to the Prado Museum

BBVA in Switzerland invites you to the Prado Museum

The Prado Museum is approaching its 200th anniversary. The Spanish gallery is home to a fascinating collection of masterpieces by seminal figures in the history of art. A tour of its collection will provide you with the opportunity to admire works by artists like Hieronymous Bosch, Titian, El Greco, Rubens, Velázquez and Goya.

BBVA Switzerland, never logging to mobile banking was safer

BBVA Switzerland, never logging to mobile banking was safer

All BBVA Switzerland customers will be able to use the new BBVA Switzerland Access Key, a modern and secure means of logging on to e-banking and mobile banking services.

How to invest in capital protected structured products?

How to invest in capital protected structured products?

Structured products are interesting investment solutions that help us build an investment vehicle that exactly matches our needs from combinations of different financial assets (fixed income, equities, derivatives, etc.) Its flexibility allows us to choose the term of the investment, the underlying assets, the currency, and of course, the level of risk that we want to assume, even delimiting the capital guarantee. Learn with the financial formation of BBVA in Switzerland, how to invest in funds protecting capital.